Ana Paula Machado, M.D., F.A.A.P


Dr. Ana Paula Machado joined Dr.‘s Magner and Golenbock in 1990 and established the Center for Pediatric Medicine a few years later.

She has been awarded Top Doc in Connecticut every year 2008 through 2016.

In 2016 Dr. Machado was awarded, The Leading Physician of the World.

She graduated from Fairfield University, CT with B.S. in Biology and received her MD from the Medical College of Pennsylvania; she completed her pediatric residency at Rhode Island Hospital – Brown University.

Dr. Machado’s passion lies in community and school-based health care and has been the Medical Advisor to the Newtown Public Schools for many years.

Dr. Machado, born in Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel, Acores, Portugal and speaks fluent Portuguese.

She lives in Newtown with her husband, Dan, and their sons, Kevin and Christopher.

Provider Video: Get to know Ana Paula Machado, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Professional memberships & Affiliations

American Academy of Pediatrics
Danbury Hospital Medical Staff Member (Active)
NCQA/ Patient Centered Medical Home
New York Medical College Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
State of Connecticut Department of Public Health: Physician (Active)
Controlled Substance Registration Certificate/ DEA (Active)
Controlled Substance Registration for Practitioner (Active)

Physician Credentials & Accolades



Board Certifications



English, Portuguese, Spanish

Accepted Insurances

Training & Education

  • Fairfield University, Fairfield (B.S.)
  • Residency in Pediatrics, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (M.D.)

Honors & Awards

  • Connecticut Top Doctor Award
  • Leading Physicians of the World
  • Medical Advisor of Newtown Public Schools

Hours, Location & Directions

Danbury Office: 107 Newtown Road, Suite 1D, Danbury, CT 06810
New Fairfield Office: 11 Route 37, New Fairfield Commons, New Fairfield, CT 06812

Mon: 8:30AM - 6:00PM (Danbury)

Tue: 1:15PM - 9:00PM (Danbury)

Wed: off

Thu: 8:30AM - 6:00PM (Danbury)

Fri: 8:30AM - 5:00PM (New Fairfield)

Sat: 8:30AM - 2:00PM *Select Weekend Availabilities

Sun: 9:00AM - 1:00PM *Select Weekend Availabilities

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“Dr.Machado is extremely thorough and always answers all of our questions with detail. Really appreciate her.”


“I saw Dr.Machado today and she was so helpful. She listened and asked questions really wanting to understand everything that was going on. I didn’t feel rushed at all and her kindness and compassion was genuine. It was also a very last minute appointment that she fit into her day.”


“We love Dr. Machado – she’s like family!”

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