Next, you want to find out if your child's pediatrician is experienced in treating children with autism. If they are not, ask for a referral. As a starting point, find out if there are any DAN (Defeat Autism Now) doctors in your area. A DAN doctor is a medical professional that has received additional training regarding the Defeat Autism Now treatment protical which is a biomedical approach . The biomedical approach will be discussed on the next page. Your best source of information for doctors in your area is to talk to parents of autistic children from your town or city and see who they like and recommend. So how do you find these parents? Read on.