Our Approach

Brantford Pediatrics has been providing quality pediatric care for children from birth to adolescence since 2007. We provide consultation on a wide range of pediatric problems. Our physicians are pediatric specialists certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons and have privileges with the Brantford General Hospital.

The Breastfeeding Clinic opened its doors on February 2nd, 2015. The clinic is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Joan Hepp, an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and Registered Nurse, works as the LC (lactation consultant) in the clinic with Dr. Salim. No referral is required for The Breastfeeding Clinic.

Meet the Team

Our experienced, qualified, and knowledgable pediatricians will provide the care and attention your child needs. They are trained to treat all kind of ailments in children.


Dr. Asim Salim MD, FAAP, FRCPC

Consult Pediatrician

Dr. Salim obtained his MBBS from Dow Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan. He completed his general pediatric training at the Medical College of Ohio

Joan Hepp

Joan Hepp RN, IBCLC

Lactation Consultant

Joan brings many years of experience as an RN and lactation consultant in working with mothers and babies

Brooke Pearson

Brooke Pearson MD, FRCPC

Consult Pediatrician

Dr. Pearson recieved his MD from Queens University before completing his fellowship in pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario. After practicing in Ottawa for twenty years, Dr. Pearson worked at hospitals in the Middle East for six years before returning to Canada.