Lake Charles Pediatric Specialists
- 1 Board certified
- 1 Award winners
- 6 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
- Average wait time is 11 minutes
Top Pediatric Specialists in Lake Charles, LA
2903 1st Ave
Lake Charles, LA 70601
- Pediatric Critical Care
- Critical Care Medicine
- 25 years experience
- 4 star hospital
A pediatric specialist is a physician who has extensive training in the diagnosis and treatment of specific conditions in children.
These doctors are specialists in one particular therapy area, such as dermatology, pulmonology, surgery, or ophthalmology, in addition to being pediatricians.
Pediatric specialists are who parents would take their children to when they are diagnosed with a condition requiring specialist treatment not provided by their pediatrician or primary care provider.
While specialists in any area are qualified to treat children as well as adults, pediatric specialists have specific training in the way diseases affect children who are still growing and have different emotional needs than adults.
The area of Lake Charles, LA has a population of approximately 124,276 people. There are 2 pediatric specialists near Lake Charles, which gives it a ratio of 1 pediatric specialist per 62,138 residents or a ratio of 1 pediatric specialist per 24,012 households. There are 48,024 households in Lake Charles.