Child Primary Care

 

 

The Family Doctors & Specialty Physicians in Luling offers complete health care services for children and adolescents from birth to 21 years of age. To make an appointment, please call 985-785-0667. We are open Monday – Friday from 8am to 5pm.

 

Prevention

 

Preventing disease and promoting health are important parts of health care. During well-child visits, we will discuss important issues for your child and your family. We can answer questions you have about topics including:

  • Nutrition
  • Education
  • Safety
  • Family relationships
  • Discipline
  • Child care
  • Behavior
  • Development

 

We recommend and provide all of the immunizations, or shots, new and old, of the American Academy of Pediatrics, your children need to prevent serious illnesses such as whooping cough, measles and hepatitis. If your child received immunizations somewhere else, please bring a record of those shots with you. We also may need to test your child’s blood or urine to gather more information about his or her health.

 

Diagnostic and Treatment Services

 

We provide care to children with all types of medical problems. Our services include:

  • Visits when your child is sick
  • Advice by telephone
  • Evaluation and treatment of chronic illnesses(illnesses that last a long time)
  • Maintaining medications and services for children with special needs
  • Availability of doctors and nurses by telephone
  • Evaluations of new illnesses and maintaining treatments for chronic illnesses
  • Immediate availability for your child’s medical needs
  • Behavioral evaluation and treatment such as ADD/ADHD
  • Referrals to sub specialists as needed
  • Referral to the Emergency Department or subspecialists at Children’s Hospital if necessary.