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Quick Facts

  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree
  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Patients' Choice Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • United Healthcare
  • BCBS Georgia
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health
  • Multiplan

Doctors in Pediatric Health Ctr

View all physicians that belong to Pediatric Health Ctr.

Ratings & Comments

62 ratings with 12 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Pediatric Health Ctr when asked is excellent. Pediatric Health Ctr has been reviewed by 62 patients. The rating is 4.2 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Pediatric Health Ctr as provided by patient reviews is 30 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

    Pediatric Health Ctr is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Eastside Medical Center Snellville, GA 30078
  • Rockdale Medical Center Conyers, GA 30012
  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite Atlanta, GA 30342
  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta - Egleston Atlanta, GA 30322
  • Emory Dunwoody Medical Center Atlanta, GA 30338
  • Emory University Hospital Atlanta, GA 30322
  • Newton Medical Center Covington, GA 30014
  • Rockdale Medical Center, Inc Conyers, GA 30012
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Pediatric Health Ctr is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Conyers, GA.

  • Bridgewater Family Practice

    Group Practice

    Conyers, GA

  • South Dekalb Pediatrics Inc

    Group Practice

    Conyers, GA

  • The Allergy and Asthma Center

    Group Practice

    Conyers, 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.