Clinics: Pediatric Clinic

When you bring your child to our clinic, you can expect excellent medical care, convenient service and a friendly and respectful environment. Pediatricians are experienced in the physical, emotional and social development of infants, children and teens to age 18.

Children often present different symptoms from adults, and pediatricians are trained to recognize the importance of these differences. Pediatricians help you to understand and promote your child's healthy development, and they can also address issues affecting a child's family and home environments.

Services

  • Well child checkups.
  • Adolescent medicine.
  • Vaccines/Immunizations.
  • Asthma Management.
  • ADHD.
  • Allergies.
  • Atopic Dermatitis.
  • Childhood obesity.
  • Bedwetting.
  • Ear piercing.
  • Flu shot.
  • Premature baby follow-up.
  • Synagis injection.
  • Suture removal.
  • Pre-natal consults (no charge).
  • "Get Acquainted" consults (no charge).

If you have any questions or concerns about your child's health, at any time, feel free to call us. We welcome questions. There are a laboratory, urgent care and radiology departments in the same building as the clinic.

Well-child checkups

Preventive care is a crucial part of your child's total health care. Well-child checkups provide an opportunity to evaluate and monitor your child's growth and development. These appointments are scheduled to allow the physician additional time to assess and discuss your child's health and your concerns and answer your questions.

Here is a recommended schedule of ages for well-child checkups:

  • Newborn.
  • 2 weeks.
  • 2 months.
  • 4 months.
  • 6 months.
  • 9 months.
  • 12 months.
  • 15 months.
  • 18 months.
  • 2 years.
  • 2 1/2 years.
  • 3 years.
  • 4 years.
  • 5 years.
  • Every two years from age 5 to 17.

Childhood immunizations

Immunizations are discussed and given (if appropriate) at these visits. We follow the American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for the schedule of these wellness visits and immunizations.

Location

The CMH Pediatric Clinic is located in the CMH Health & Wellness Pavilion at 2265 Exchange St. in Astoria. If you need to reach us to make an appointment or ask a question, you can call us at 503-325-7337.

National Health Service CorpsThe CMH Pediatric Clinic is a National Health Service Corps Site. We offer primary care and preventive services to all pediatric patients regardless of ability to pay. A discount may be available depending on income and family size.