Your Child Deserves the Best
Our experienced team of pediatric providers is committed to delivering the best in medical care tailored to the unique needs of our young patients.
When your child is sick, waiting for a medical appointment can cause anxiety and stress. TidalHealth’s pediatricians understand the urgency of such situations, offering a lifeline to worried parents. Whether it’s a sudden fever, a troubling cough, or another pediatric ailment, you can make sure your child is seen when they need it most.
Your Child's Wellness Journey Starts Here
At TidalHealth, our range of services is designed to address the unique healthcare needs of children from infancy through adolescence. From routine well-child check-ups to specialized care for chronic conditions, our pediatricians are here to guide you through every step of your child’s health journey.
With a focus on preventive care, developmental milestones, and family education, we strive to create a nurturing and supportive environment for your little ones.
Explore the diverse services offered by our experienced team below, ensuring that your child receives the best possible care at every stage of their growth and development.
Pediatric Services & Offerings
Regular examinations to monitor growth, development, and overall health.
Administering immunizations to protect against preventable diseases.
Diagnosing and treating common childhood illnesses and infections.
Evaluating milestones and addressing any developmental concerns.
Behavioral and emotional support
Providing guidance on behavioral issues, mental health, and emotional well-being.
Offering guidance on age-appropriate nutrition and addressing dietary concerns.
School and sports physicals
Conducting examinations to ensure readiness for academic and athletic activities.
Referrals to specialists
Coordinating care with other healthcare professionals when specialized expertise is needed.
Hearing and vision screenings
Conducting routine screenings to detect potential issues early on.
Asthma and allergy management
Providing care and guidance for children with asthma or allergies.
Offering advice on preventing accidents and injuries at home and in other environments.
Addressing the unique health needs of teenagers, including reproductive health education.
Educating parents on child health, safety, and parenting practices.
Chronic condition management
Monitoring and managing chronic health conditions in children.
Meet Our Providers
Introducing our newest pediatricians to the community! At TidalHealth, we are delighted to welcome highly skilled and compassionate pediatricians dedicated to providing trusted pediatric services for happy and healthy kids.
Our Team at TidalHealth Pediatrics in Salisbury
Our team understands the unique healthcare needs of children and is committed to delivering personalized and comprehensive care. With a focus on fostering a positive and nurturing environment, our pediatricians are here to partner with families in ensuring the well-being and happiness of every child.
We believe in building lasting relationships with our young patients and their families, emphasizing preventive care and addressing any health concerns with expertise and empathy. Your child’s health and happiness are our top priorities, and we look forward to serving the community with the highest standard of pediatric care.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) When Choosing a Pediatric Provider:
How do I choose a pediatrician for my baby?
Choosing a pediatrician involves considering factors such as recommendations from friends or family, the doctor's credentials, the proximity of the clinic, and compatibility with your parenting philosophy. Schedule meetings or interviews with potential pediatricians to gauge their approach to care.
When should I set up my baby with a pediatrician?
It’s advisable to set up a pediatrician for your baby before they are born. This ensures that you have selected a healthcare provider and are prepared for the initial check-ups and vaccinations soon after birth.
How soon should a newborn see a pediatrician?
Newborns typically have their first visit to the pediatrician within a few days after leaving the hospital, usually around the first week of life. This early visit is crucial for monitoring the baby's health and addressing any immediate concerns.
What is the difference between a pediatrician and a regular doctor?
Pediatricians specialize in the care of children, from birth through adolescence. They undergo specific training in child health, focusing on developmental milestones, pediatric diseases, and child psychology. Regular doctors or family physicians provide care to patients of all ages.
Do I need to meet with a pediatrician before the baby is born?
While it's not mandatory, meeting with a pediatrician before the baby is born can help you establish a connection, discuss your preferences, and ensure that you feel comfortable with the chosen healthcare provider.
How do you interview a pediatrician?
Prepare a list of questions about the pediatrician's experience, approach to care, availability for appointments, and emergency protocols. Discuss topics like vaccination schedules, communication methods, and the pediatrician's stance on parenting issues.
What age do pediatricians see?
Pediatricians typically see patients from birth through adolescence, providing care and guidance on a wide range of health issues, developmental milestones, and preventive measures tailored to each age group.