A pediatrician specializes in the physical, developmental, emotional and social health needs of children from birth to 21 years. Pediatricians provide infants, children and adolescents with a wide scope of care that includes comprehensive well-child care as well as prevention, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases and injuries.
A pediatrician typically:
Pediatricians may also be known by the following names: pediatric physician, pediatric doctor, children’s doctor, primary care doctor, kids doctor, and primary care physician.
There are 1511 specialists practicing Pediatrics in Minnesota with an overall average rating of 4.3 stars. There are 93 hospitals in Minnesota with affiliated Pediatrics specialists, including M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Medical Center - West Bank, Abbott Northwestern Hospital and Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital.