Quick Facts

  • Accepted Insurance

  • BCBS North Carolina
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • Aetna
  • United Healthcare
  • First Health

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

16 ratings with 3 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Guilford Child Health when asked is excellent. Guilford Child Health has been reviewed by 16 patients. The rating is 4.9 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Guilford Child Health as provided by patient reviews is 16 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Guilford Child Health is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Moses Cone Memorial Hospital Greensboro, NC 27401
  • Ashe Memorial Hospital Jefferson, NC 28640
  • Annie Penn Hospital Reidsville, NC 27320
  • Cone Behavioral Health Center Greensboro, NC 27403
  • Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital Greensboro, NC 27401
  • Wesley Long Community Hospital Greensboro, NC 27403
  • Women's Hospital of Greensboro Greensboro, NC 27408
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill School Of Medicine
  • Baylor College Of Medicine
  • University Of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
  • Oregon Health & Science University School Of Medicine
  • Seth Gs Medical College
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Guilford Child Health is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Greensboro, NC.

  • Headache Wellness Ctr

    Group Practice

    Greensboro, NC

  • Central Carolina Surgical Eye Associates

    Group Practice

    Greensboro, NC

  • Greensboro Endocrinology-Dbts

    Group Practice

    Greensboro, NC

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.