Pediatrics is the medical specialty that treats children and their diseases, illnesses and injuries. Pediatricians generally provide care for children from birth through 21 years of age. They are concerned with preventative health maintenance in children as well as managing the physical, mental and emotional well-being.
Pediatricians diagnose and treat a variety of illnesses and injuries in children including infections, genetic defects, behavioral difficulties, development disorders and social stresses. Some of the more common illnesses are:
The physicians within The Adventist Medical Group are caring and well established in the region. The practice of pediatrics is committed to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of illnesses and injuries that affect their patients. Adventist Medical Group physicians work closely with patients and specialty physicians to coordinate and individualize the best care possible to meet specific needs.
Adventist Medical Group physicians work with patients as a team to help manage their health, stay healthy and prevent serious illness to stay out of the hospital. We offer a full range of pediatric care services to best serve you.