Krishelle Marc-Aurele, M.D.


Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Neonatology


200 West Arbor Drive
MC 8774
San Diego, CA 92103


Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Neonatology


Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

Rady Children's Specialists

Board Certifications

Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Neonatology




Dr. Krishelle Marc-Aurele is a neonatologist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an assistant clinical professor of pediatrics at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

She is board certified in pediatrics, internal medicine, neonatology, and palliative medicine.

Dr. Marc-Aurele completed her neonatal fellowship at UC San Diego/Rady Children's, followed by a hospice and palliative medicine fellowship at San Diego Hospice and the Institute for Palliative Medicine.

Prior to joining Rady Children's Neonatology Division full time, she worked half time as a medical director at San Diego Hospice, and as an attending physician with the UC San Diego Howell palliative service, and half-time as an attending physician in the UC San Diego Hillcrest neonatal intensive care unit.

Her clinical interests include perinatal palliative care and bereavement as well as end-of-life care. Her research involves difficult decision-making, ethics, and physician-patient communication.