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Children's Health

We believe that helping your child achieve and maintain good health — as an infant, growing child or teen — is key to our mission of improving lives.

With excellent pediatric care, your child receives the best start for a healthy lifetime. Finding the right doctor for your newborn or growing child is one of the most important ways of ensuring a lifetime of good health. Regularly scheduled exams and vaccinations are important precautions to help prevent disease.

All of our physicians are board certified and are committed to partnering with you in your child’s care and development. Two types of physicians-pediatricians and family medicine practitioners- have training and expertise in treating children. Or you can choose a nurse practitioner to provide care for your child.

A complete list of physicians is available here or by calling 215-481-MEDI.

Inpatient and Specialty Care

If your child needs specialty care or a stay in the hospital, it’s good to know that Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health and the experts from the nationally ranked Nemours Children’s Health System have teamed up to provide pediatric services for our inpatient unit and for specialty care.

Nemours pediatricians at Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health provide advanced hospital care, including:

  • Medical care for children staying on the pediatric unit in partnership with Abington Hospital nurses, medical staff and support staff
  • Consultations in the hospital’s Emergency Trauma Center, available 24 hours a day, seven days a week

Pediatric specialty care by Nemours specialists are available at Abington Jefferson Health – Willow Grove. This convenient location at 2500 Maryland Road, Suite 510 in Willow Grove, PA has free parking and is just minutes from the Pennsylvania Turnpike’s Willow Grove exchange.

Specialists in the following disciplines will provide care:

  • Cardiology
  • Developmental Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Neurology/Concussion (coming in fall 2019)

To make an appointment for specialty care, please call 800-416-4441.

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