Our doctors provide newborn care at Baptist Medical Center. After your newborn is dismissed from the hospital, we continue care in our office. Neonatology at Baptist Hospital will provide care to any sick newborns.
The purpose of preventive/well child care is to make sure your child is growing and developing properly. During these exams, your child will receive a complete physical exam and age appropriate immunizations. Routine child care is based on current AAP guidelines. www.kidsgrowth.com
Today, we do not see certain diseases because of the immunizations that are now available. We follow the vaccine schedule recommended by the CDC and the American Academy of Pediatrics. Click on the following website for the current vaccine schedules.
Dr. Herbert is fellowship trained in adolescent medicine and devotes a specific part of his practice to mental health issues concerning adolescents and their families.
We see patients who require urgent care during normal office hours. However, we also offer additional hours on Saturdays starting at 8 am until 11 am and Monday through Friday 4:30 pm until 6:00 pm.
We provide the following diagnostic services in our clinic: Lab, X-ray, vision screens, hearing screens.
We have a registered dietitian on staff to consult with you and your child.
Car Seat Installation/Inspection
We have a Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician on staff. If you have questions or would like your care seat inspected, please call our office. http://www.aap.org/family/carseatguide.htm