You want your child to get the best care available as soon as possible when they are sick as well as when you are just trying to help them be their best. A child's health is not just physical but also mental and social. It is important for children to get regular checkups with a pediatrician. That's why Jackson Purchase Medical Center has two extraordinary pediatricians and a pediatric APRN in Mayfield.
Whether it is time for a booster shot, a well child check-up or something more serious, Jackson Purchase Medical Center is available to help comfort and care for your child. With access to Jackson Purchase Medical Center's exceptional facility, you have the added comfort of knowing that if your child needs treatment, we can care for them right here.
In addition to regular checkups, children should see a doctor if they experience:
Jackson Purchase Medical Center houses a pediatric physician and physician's assistant in the field as well as an FM/OB providing pediatric primary care, whose specialties include new born screening tests, management of acute and chronic childhood asthma, and education about vaccines and vaccine preventable diseases, among others.