Trust your little one’s well-being to a care team that goes above and beyond for your child. Choose Caldwell UNC Health Care for friendly, family-centered pediatric care that helps your child reach his or her best health.
Primary Care Pediatricians
Build a long-lasting relationship with a doctor who partners with you to help your newborn, child, or teenager thrive. Rest assured, your Caldwell UNC pediatrician cares about every aspect of your child’s safety and well-being.
What Do Pediatricians Do?
Make your pediatrician your first stop for care. Your Caldwell UNC pediatrician helps manage your child’s overall health. Call for:
Our pediatric practices are Patient-Centered Medical Homes (PCMHs). So you can count on our pediatricians to:
- Help make sure your child gets the care they need when they need it
- Invite you to participate in making decisions about your child’s care
- Respect your family’s preferences, values, needs, and traditions.
Explore our health library to learn more about children’s health. Find information about growth and development, health and safety, and more.
Healthy Weight Loss for Kids
If you’re worried about your child’s weight, talk to your pediatrician. He or she may refer current Falls Pediatrics patients to “Get Fit,” a Caldwell UNC weight management program especially for kids. During “Get Fit,” you and your child will work with a nurse practitioner (NP) to:
Walk-In Care for Children
Get timely, cost-effective care for your child when you choose the right place to go for walk-in care.
Urgent Care for Kids
When your newborn, child, or adolescent is sick or has a minor injury, call your pediatrician. If you can’t wait for his or her next appointment, find urgent care especially for kids at Pediatric PLUS Urgent Care in Granite Falls. It’s open days, evenings, and weekends.
Count on coordinated care between Caldwell UNC urgent care and your Caldwell UNC pediatrician. Our electronic medical record system will notify your pediatrician of your child’s visit to urgent care.
Take your child to the emergency room (ER) or call 911 when your child needs care right away due to:
- Broken bone
- Cuts that are large, won’t stop bleeding, or are on the face
- Difficulty breathing
- Head injury
- Severe belly pain
- Thoughts of self-harm
Rest assured, at the Caldwell UNC Emergency Room, your child will get high-quality care from an emergency team that includes pediatricians.
Pediatric Specialty Care
When your child needs a specialist’s care, your pediatrician will help you connect with the right provider. If the specialist is within Caldwell UNC, you’ll enjoy the convenience of a team that can access the same electronic medical record. Learn about our:
Hospital Care for Children
When your child needs to stay overnight in the hospital, trust Caldwell UNC for high-quality, family-centered care. You’ll appreciate:
- Accommodations and meals for parents, so you can stay with your child 24/7
- Nurses with advanced training in recognizing and caring for children during emergencies
- Pediatric treatment room for blood draws, IV insertion, and other minor procedures
- Private inpatient rooms
- Small play room with toys and DVDs
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