Dr. Lirio Palmos, MD

PediatricsFemaleAge 66

Dr. Lirio Palmos, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Columbus, GA. She is affiliated with Piedmont Columbus Regional Midtown. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Palmos to book an appointment.

Dr. Palmos

Carewell Pediatrics

1546 10th Ave Ste A Columbus, GA 31901
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Palmos' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchitis
  • Common Cold
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dysentery
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fever
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impetigo
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Infant Care
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Obesity
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Otitis Media
  • Overweight
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Sinusitis
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stye
  • Swine Flu
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination

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(706) 322-5526

Dr. Palmos accepts the following insurance:

Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
Blue Choice PPO, EPO-GA
Blue Choice-GA HMO-POS
Blue Essential Open Access-GA HMO
Blue Essential Open Access-GA POS
Blue Essential-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue HSA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HSA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Select Network)-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Small Grp)-GA POS
Blue Open Access-GA HMO
BlueChoice Healthcare Plan-GA
BlueChoice-GA HMO
BlueChoice-GA POS
BlueChoice-GA PPO
Healthy Support Open Access-GA POS
Healthy Support-GA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway Enhanced (Small Grp)-GA
Pathway Guided Access Products-GA HMO
Pathway Guided Access-GA
Pathway Products - Pathway Network-GA HMO
Pathway X (on Exchange)-GA HMO
Pathway X Guided Access-GA
Pathway X Guided Access-GA HMO
Pathway-GA HMO
State Health Network - SHBP-GA
Traditional / Indemnity-GA
Traditional Health Plan-GA
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Federal Employee Program (FEP)
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Simplifi
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Dr. Palmos' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Palmos

3.3

Based on 17 ratings

5 Stars
47.05882352941177%
(8)
4 Stars
11.764705882352942%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
35.294117647058826%
(6)
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What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (11)
  • Listened & answered questions (11)
  • Appointment scheduling (10)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (5)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (5)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (5)
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Our experience with Dr. Palmos was awful. Had we known our pediatrician wouldn’t have been available, we would’ve scheduled a different time. Dr. Palmos didn’t wear a face shield or gloves. She did not wash her hands upon entering the room. She examined my infant’s mouth without gloves, and when the baby’s pacifier fell she tried to put it back into the baby’s mouth without washing it. She was very rude, and did not like when I asked questions for clarification. She also refused to treat baby for thrush even though the breastfeeding mother was being treated. Dr. Palmos did not thoroughly examine the baby for thrush. When asked about another concern on the baby’s body, she did not even look at it. We waited in the room for an hour and a half before being seen, and when she finally came in my baby was very fussy. Dr. Palmos visually and verbally expressed her frustration and lack of patience. I cannot recommend her. She is not clean, friendly, or thorough.
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What could be improved
  • Office environment
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Sep 09, 2020
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We moved from Atlanta in 2016 Medicaid chose this Dr. while we were in Alabama, the Dr. didn't change when we moved to Columbus Georgia. This is the worst Pediatrician office to deal with when it comes to having a special needs child, there were times I needed supplies, I was told waiting for the doctors office to send the paper work through, when it came to getting a denial letter from Medicaid for supplies they didn't know how to do that either. The specialist help me, not this Dr.
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Mar 22, 2019
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By far worst dr in Columbus son has been sick for 3 months all she keeps saying it's okay there just toddlers after three months of arguing and they finally ran in the proper test that they did not want to run to begin with found out the whole time they had bacteria in their stomach that the doctor said that they didn't have any bacteria in the beginning every since they moved to the new location all they say is your kid is fine They just want to collect money from insurance poor excuse of dr
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What could be improved
No results
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Gavin in Col ga – Oct 26, 2016
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So far, the best doctor for my kids!
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neema n in Columbus, GA – Feb 16, 2016
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Competent, accountable, reliable & exemplary quality of care & service all the time!

Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1993
Duke University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1991
Duke University Hospital
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Lirio Palmos, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Palmos has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Lirio Palmos, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Lirio Palmos, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Palmos' profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Lirio Palmos, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Lirio Palmos, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Palmos frequently treats Abdominal Pain, Acute Bronchitis, and Acute Pharyngitis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Palmos treats.

Where is Dr. Lirio Palmos, MD's office located?

Dr. Palmos' office is located at 1546 10th Ave Ste A, Columbus, GA 31901. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Lirio Palmos, MD speak?

Dr. Palmos speaks Spanish, Tagalog, and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Carewell Pediatrics

Carewell Pediatrics1546 10th Ave Ste A Columbus, GA 31901
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Piedmont Columbus Regional Midtown

Columbus, GA

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average