We offer comprehensive routine checkups and immunization from newborn to adolescents as well as treatment of sick children.
What is a Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist?
If your child has a recurring or persistent disease caused by an infectious agent such as bacteria, a fungus, a parasite, or other rare infection, a pediatric infectious diseases specialist has the experience and qualifications to help your pediatrician diagnose and treat your child. Pediatric infectious diseases specialists treat children from birth through the teen years.
What Types of Treatments Do Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialists Provide?
Pediatric infectious diseases specialists treat a wide range of infectious and immunologic diseases such as those caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites. Other pediatric infectious diseases specialists are consulted for diseases that are complicated or atypical, including:
- Illnesses that are of unclear cause, have prolonged fever, or are recurrent. Illnesses that are of unclear cause, have prolonged fever, or are recurrent.
- Respiratory Infections
- Bone and Joint Infections
- Soft tissue infections
- Gastrointestinal infections
- Urinary tract infections
- Brain and Central Nervous System infections
Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialists — The Best Care for Children
Children are not just small adults. Their bodies are growing and have unique medical needs. They usually express their concerns differently than adults do. They cannot always answer medical questions, and are not always able to be patient and cooperative. Pediatric infectious diseases specialists know how to examine and treat children in a way that makes them relaxed and cooperative. They also understand the unique signs, symptoms, treatments, and outcomes/prognoses associated with infectious diseases in children, which can be quite different from those of adults with such infections.
If your pediatrician suggests that your child be evaluated by a pediatric infectious diseases specialist, you can be assured that your child will receive the best possible care.
For emergencies, please call 911. Emergencies are life threatening events such as respiratory failure, convulsion, severe loss of blood, deep open wound, loss of consciousness, head injury, motor vehicle accident, etc.
- Our office accept most insurance plans. Please bring your current insurance card to every visit.
Routine checkup Schedule
- 0-2 wks
- 1 months
- 2 months
- 4 months
- 6 months
- 9 months
- 12 months
- 15 months
- 18 months
- 24 months
- 30 months
- 3 years
After 3 years, Children are seen once a year for routine checkups. Bring your immunization card to every visit.
- Birth: Hep B Vaccine
- 2 months: Pediarix: (DTaP - Polio – Hep B) Hib Prevnar (pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine) Rotavirus Vaccine (oral)
- 4 months: pediarix Hib Prevna Rotavirus Vaccine
- 6 months: Pediarix Hib Prevnar Rotavirus Vaccine
- 12 months: Prevnar Hep A MMR Chickenpox Vaccine
- 15 months: DTab Hib
- 18 months: Hep A
- 4 years: Kinrix (DTap – Polio) MMR Chickenpox
- 11-12 years: Tdap HPV Meningococcal Conjugate Vaccine (MCV)
- 16 years: MCV