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Find a Pediatrician in San Antonio, TX who offers pediatric services including primary medical care for infants, children and adolescents.

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  • Freeman Jardan, MD 480 Points

    San Antonio Pediatric Assoc
    5245 Walzem Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78218
  • Patricia Harkins, MD 450 Points

    Harkins & Associates, Inc
    4093 De Zavala Rd Bldg 2
    San Antonio, TX 78249
  • Laura Davis, MD 450 Points

    Pediatric Office
    4499 Medical Dr Ste 280
    San Antonio, TX 78229
  • Maged George, MD 370 Points

    4340 Thousand Oaks Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78217
  • David Johnson, MD 360 Points

    Pediatrics & Adolescents
    3111 San Pedro Ave
    San Antonio, TX 78212
  • Carmen Garza, MD 350 Points

    Dr. Carmen T Garza MD PA
    2829 Babcock Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78229
  • Adelnery Gonzalez, MD 300 Points

    Huebner Pediatrics
    15714 Huebner Road, Building 3
    San Antonio, TX 78248
  • Gloria Abraham Cox, MD 290 Points

    311 Camden St Ste 412
    San Antonio, TX 78215
  • Barbara Belcher, MD 190 Points

    203 E Evergreen St
    San Antonio, TX 78212

Pediatrician Info

Pediatrician Summary:
Pediatricians practice pediatrics which is a focus on the mental, social and physical health of children from birth to adulthood. Pediatricians diagnose and treat infections, illnesses, injuries and childhood diseases. Pediatricians can choose to enter general care or they can specialize in a system of the body, such as heart, kidney, or lung conditions.

Education and Training: After attending four years of medical school, a student wishing to practice pediatrics must complete three years of pediatric training as an intern or resident. To become a pediatric specialist, another one to three years of training is required. There are 12 different specialties that a pediatrician can choose to enter. Once the training has been completed, three Medical Licensing Certification exams must be passed, followed by the American Board of Pediatrics Certification Exam. This exam must be passed every seven years in order to retain certification and licensing.

Pediatrician FAQs:
What is a Pediatrician?
A Pediatrician is a physician who cares for children, from an infant to adolescent age. A Pediatrician specializes in diseases in young, growing bodies.

What duties does a Pediatrician have?
A Pediatrician gives immunization shots, orders tests to diagnose disease, treats infections and injuries, and advises on the nutritional needs of children. A Pediatrician can help with behavioral problems, developmental disorders, stress and depression in children.

What should one look for in a pediatrician?
When searching for a Pediatrician one may want to consider:
- What is the Pediatrician's office location and hours?
- Is the Pediatrician available after hours?
- How is the Pediatrician's office presentation?
- Does the Pediatrician accept the right insurance?
- Does the Pediatrician provide referrals?
- Which hospital is the Pediatrician affiliated with?
- Is there an in-office laboratory?

Pediatrician Related Terms:
children's health, immunization, strep throat, chicken pox, ear infection, childhood diseases, vaccine, MMR, Hepatitis children vaccine, Diphtheria Tetanus Pertussis child vaccine, influenza child vaccine, Hepatitis vaccine, Meningococcal child vaccine, child Swine flu vaccine