MCH Pediatric Care Center
To schedule an appointment, please call 305-669-6505 and press option 1
between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The Miami Children’s Hospital (MCH) Pediatric Care Center offers primary medical care for children from infancy to 21 years of age. The center serves as your child’s doctor’s office. It offers comprehensive, coordinated and family-centered clinical care with the goal of supporting families in the promotion of children’s health and the prevention of childhood diseases.
The MCH Pediatric Care Center evaluates children utilizing a family-centered approach to the following:
Growth and development
About our Services
At Miami Children’s Hospital, every child’s health is important to us. We offer a comprehensive array of health services to promote healthy growth and development as well as medical management of acute and chronic conditions.
Services of the Pediatric Care Center include:
Complete physical examinations
Vision and hearing screening
Growth and developmental assessment and referral of children with developmental delays
Nutritional evaluation and promotion of healthy eating habits
Parenting education on effective child rearing
Injury prevention counseling
Healthy lifestyles education
Diagnosis and treatment of common childhood ailments, including upper respiratory infections, ear infections, bronchiolitis, gastrointestinal infections, urinary tract infections and more
On-going care of children with acute or chronic conditions, such as asthma, diabetes, genetic disorders, neurological conditions, behavioral issues and more
Miami Children’s Hospital offers a wide range of specialized services for children with specific medical conditions. Should specialty care be required, your child will be referred to a specialist by his or her primary care pediatrician. Appointments are necessary. Highly trained specialists will evaluate and treat your child based on his or her health needs.
Insurance and Fees
The MCH Pediatric Care Center honors state health insurance programs, such as Medicaid, Florida Healthy Kids and Kid Care as well as commercial insurance programs. Please contact our office for additional information regarding insurance. Services are also available on a fee-for-service basis. If laboratory tests are necessary, additional fees might be charged. Payments or co-payments are due when services are rendered.
About our Medical Team
The Pediatric Care Center medical team includes five board-certified
pediatricians who work in collaboration with a group of pediatric residents. Specialty care is provided by many of the region’s finest pediatric sub-specialists. The medical team also includes nurses with special training and experience in the care and treatment of children of all ages.
To schedule an appointment, please call 305-669-6505 and press option 1, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Walk-in appintments are available for sick patients, but calling ahead for an appointments is recommended to minimize wait time. For established patients, the Pediatic Care Center physicians are on call after clinic hours.