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Quick Facts

  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Physician Office Systems Recognition Program
  • Patient-Centered Medical Home
  • Regional Top Doctors
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Cigna
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • United Healthcare
  • Aetna
  • Harvard Pilgrim

Doctors in Children's Medical Group

View all physicians that belong to Children's Medical Group.

Ratings & Comments

14 ratings with 4 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Children's Medical Group when asked is excellent. Children's Medical Group has been reviewed by 14 patients. The rating is 4.2 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Children's Medical Group as provided by patient reviews is 15 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Specialties

1 specialty

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Children's Medical Group is affiliated with the following hospital

  • Yale-New Haven Hospital New Haven, CT 06510
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
  • New York University School Of Medicine
  • State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
  • New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Children's Medical Group is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Hamden, CT.

  • S New England ENT

    Group Practice

    Hamden, CT

  • Eiji Yanagisawa PC

    Group Practice

    Hamden, CT

  • Southern New England Ear Nose & Throat

    Group Practice

    Hamden, CT

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.