MODERN MEDICAL FACILITIES
Children’s healthcare needs are different than those of adults. Our pediatric providers in Madisonville are trained to prevent and manage health problems from birth to 17 years of age. (Established patients are cared for through 18 years of age.) Our practice strives to provide the highest quality of care in an environment that encourages children to feel comfortable and secure. This care includes illness treatment, prevention and health maintenance for all children, education, and support for our patients, families and caregivers. Our providers are specifically trained to treat and manage pediatric healthcare needs.
Our highly trained office staff is available to assist with any questions about scheduling, insurance and other non-medical matters. Our dedicated physicians and staff look forward to providing access, quality care and compassion to your children.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do the physicians schedule expectant parent consults?
Yes! Call our office directly at 985-773-1600 to schedule an expectant parent consult with one of our pediatricians.
What are the benefits of breastfeeding for me and my baby?
Breast milk is the best source of nutrition for your baby because it is made specifically for your baby. It contains all of the right amounts of carbohydrates, protein, fats, digestive enzymes, minerals, vitamins, hormones and antibodies your baby needs to promote optimal growth and fight infections. To see all of the benefits of breastfeeding and the breastfeeding services offered at St. Tammany Parish Hospital, click here.
What essentials should I always have in my medicine cabinet?
There are a number of medications, treatments and other essentials that will help you be prepared for the most common childhood illnesses and minor injuries. Click here for a full list of our medicine cabinet recommendations.