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Quick Facts

  • Accepted Insurance

  • Anthem
  • Multiplan
  • BCBS Georgia
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • Humana

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.

Ratings & Comments

67 ratings with 17 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Children's Medical Group when asked is excellent. Children's Medical Group has been reviewed by 67 patients. The rating is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Children's Medical Group as provided by patient reviews is 24 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Children's Medical Group is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Northside Hospital-Forsyth Cumming, GA 30041
  • Piedmont Atlanta Hospital Atlanta, GA 30309
  • Cartersville Medical Center Cartersville, GA 30120
  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite Atlanta, GA 30342
  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta - Egleston Atlanta, GA 30322
  • Emory Johns Creek Hospital Duluth, GA 30097
  • Emory University Hospital Atlanta, GA 30322
  • Northside Forsyth Hospital Cumming, GA 30041
  • Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA 30342
  • Piedmont Hospital Atlanta, GA 30309
  • Redmond Regional Medical Center Rome, GA 30165
  • Gwinnett Medical Center - Duluth Duluth, GA 30096
  • Gwinnett Medical Center - Lawrenceville Lawrenceville, GA 30046
  • Gwinnett Women's Pavilion Lawrenceville, GA 30046
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
  • Emory University School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Children's Medical Group is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Atlanta, GA.

  • The Allergy and Asthma Center

    Group Practice

    Atlanta, GA

  • Atlanta Pediatric Partners

    Group Practice

    Atlanta, GA

  • Clinical Union

    Group Practice

    Brookhaven, GA

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.