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  • Virginia Schreiner, MD 100 Points

    Virginia Schreiner, MD

    University Pediatric
    Distance: 27.4 mi
    5322 Highgate Dr Ste 144
    Durham, NC 27713
  • Clarence Bailey, MD 20 Points

    Clarence Bailey, MD

    Regional Pediatrics
    Distance: 27.4 mi
    4022 Freedom Lake Dr
    Durham, NC 27704
  • Dale Brown Bieber

    Dale Brown Bieber

    Distance: 27.4 mi
    PO Box 9
    Durham, NC 27702
  • George Bisset, MD

    George Bisset, MD

    Duke University Med Ctr
    Distance: 27.4 mi
    Erwin Rd Box 3808
    Durham, NC 27710
  • Lisa Faberowski

    Lisa Faberowski

    Distance: 27.4 mi
    Dumc 3094 Dept Of Anesthesiology
    Durham, NC 27710
  • Anne Glover

    Anne Glover

    Distance: 27.4 mi
    4309 Medical Park Dr Ste 100A
    Durham, NC 27704
  • Kombiz Klein

    Kombiz Klein

    Distance: 27.4 mi
    4309 Medical Park Dr Ste 100
    Durham, NC 27704
  • Althea Massenburg

    Althea Massenburg

    Distance: 27.4 mi
    2400 Broad St
    Durham, NC 27704
  • Suzanne Woods

    Suzanne Woods

    Distance: 27.4 mi
    4020 N Roxboro St
    Durham, NC 27704

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