Critical Care Physician - Banner Health

Dr. Betters was born and raised in Southern California and has a love for all things outdoors. After graduating college at Biola University he split his time as an Information Systems manager and being a member of a medical disaster relief team that worked internationally. After seven years in informatics he transitioned to medicine full time, attending medical school in Indiana, completing a residency in Pediatrics at the University of California, Irvine and a fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. During fellowship his research focused on utilizing publicly available big data to predict population level changes in acute asthma exacerbations. Dr. Betters is now an attending physician in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine for Banner Children’s at Desert Medical Center. He and his wife Jennifer have three young children whom they are raising on a small homestead in east Mesa that is complete with 41 chickens, 3 goats, 2 dogs, a horse and a tortoise named Mojave.