Pediatricians are specialists trained in the comprehensive care of children from birth to adulthood (0-21 years of age). With three years of training after medical school devoted exclusively to children, pediatricians are uniquely qualified to provide care for your child in the following areas:
Preventative medicine including well exams, sports physicals, routine immunizations and counselingin the areas of diet, adolescent health, development and accident prevention.
Treatment of acute and chronic illnesses
Treatment of traumatic injuries
Hospital newborn care - including the care of sick and premature newborns
Inpatient hospital care - including ER and intensive care