Dr. Solomon is a board certified pediatrician and developmental pediatrician who specializes in autism spectrum disorders. He has 25 years experience in working with children on the autism spectrum. He uses a developmental, relationship-based approach that embraces the uniqueness of the child in the context of his/her family. Focused on positive outcomes and a lifelong impact, he provides supportive guidance to families with an emphasis on the child's unique needs and strengths
Dr. Solomon has the training and experience to consider, in assessments and treatments, the medical and psychosocial aspects of children’s and adolescents’ developmental, learning, or behavioral problems.
Board certified in Pediatrics and Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, Dr. Solomon serves as the Medical Director of the Ann Arbor Center for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. He also created the evidence-based PLAY Autism Intervention program that improves the language, social skills, and autism severity of young children.
A highly sought-out expert and speaker, he has been diagnosing and treating children with autism spectrum disorders and other conditions for over 25 years. With a reputation as "the fun doctor," Dr. Solomon is known for his ability to make children smile and laugh, calming their fears and building trust. His overall approach is influenced by his work alongside child development visionaries T. Berry Brazelton, Stanley Greenspan MD, Mr. Fred Rogers, and Ivar Lovaas, PhD.
A devoted family man, Dr. Solomon has been married for 42 years and has two children and four grandchildren. His home is Ann Arbor, Michigan.
The Ann Arbor Center for Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics
DR. RICHARD SOLOMON
3031 Miller Road ANN ARBOR, MI 48103