Joliet IL Pediatrician Q&A
Looking for a trusted pediatrician? Visit our experienced pediatricians at Suburban Healthcare Associates in Joliet, IL. Our caring doctors provide top pediatric patient care from newborns to children up to 21 years of age. For more information, call us or book an appointment online. We are conveniently located at 1421 Essington Rd, Joliet, IL 604355.
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What is a pediatrician?
What is pediatric medicine (pediatrics)?
What conditions/diseases can a pediatrician treat?
Why should I go to a children’s doctor at Suburban Healthcare Associates?
Where are you located?
When your child suffers a nonlife-threatening illness or injury, it can throw an entire household into disarray. Previously, this meant taking a day off of work later in the week for your child to be seen or if you need immediate treatment, an expensive trip to the emergency room. Instead, of trying to pick the lesser of two bad choices, come to Suburban Healthcare Associates.
A children’s doctor is a doctor that specializes in pediatric medicine or the treatment of children. Sometimes a children’s doctor is also called a pediatric doctor or a pediatrician. Their specialized medical training allows them to diagnose and treat common illnesses and ailments that children can suffer from. At our urgent care center, you can bring your child to see our doctor for just about any reason you would go to your regular pediatrician for.
Pediatrics is a branch of medical care that focuses on the medical needs of children, including infants, adolescents, and teenagers. Generally, a pediatrician will treat children from birth to the age of 21. Our providers at Suburban Healthcare Associates have specialized in this area of medicine.
The management of long-term, chronic conditions should be done by your regular pediatrician. That person will be intimately familiar with your child’s needs and medical history. However, we are equipped to help treat the moderate to severe symptoms of many chronic illnesses. Our clinic is also ideal for helping treat your children when they have immediate needs like the flu, cuts, or need a physical for extracurricular activities.
If you live in Joliet IL, our Clinic is an excellent choice for families in the area. Our convenient hours and expertise will let you breathe a little easier knowing your child is getting treated by some of the best doctors in the area. Our clinic accepts most major insurances. Please call us for more information.
Suburban Healthcare Associates in Joliet IL is conveniently located at 1421 Essington Rd, Joliet, IL 604355 and serves Joliet IL, Crest Hill IL, Crystal Lawns IL, Shorewood IL, Rockdale IL, New Lenox IL, Ingalls Park IL, Lockport IL, and nearby areas!