When your child is sick or in pain, it’s important that you have access to quality pediatric health care, even after regular business hours. Jilly Vidyasagaran, MD, of Fairmont Pediatrics offers after-hours care at two locations, La Porte and Pasadena, Texas. If your child is suffering from symptoms that can’t wait until the next day, you can call, walk in, or schedule an appointment online.
Fairmont Pediatrics provides after-hours care, also called urgent care, for conditions that may come up suddenly with your infant or child. After-hours care is not for life-threatening emergencies, but for childhood problems that need same-day treatment.
Dr. Vidyasagaran and her team understand that when your child is feeling sick or having pain, you need to see a qualified provider as soon as possible, whether it’s during the day, night, or on the weekend.
Fairmont Pediatrics offers after-hours care for minor conditions, such as:
If your child needs a sports physical or annual check, it is best to make an appointment with Fairmont Pediatrics during regular business hours.
During your child’s after-hours visit your pediatrician provides diagnosis, care, and treatment by:
If your child needs more specialized attention or an emergency room visit, the after-hours team coordinates their pathway so that they get the best care possible.
Outside of regular business hours, most parents seek pediatric medical care for minor injuries or non-emergency health concerns. After-hours care provides a place where you can relieve your mind and get quick treatment for these types of concerns.
However, an emergency room is best for children who have:
If your newborn is younger than two months old and has a rectal temperature of 100.4℉ or more, it is essential that you seek emergent evaluation.
For quality after-hours care, call, walk in, or schedule an appointment online with Fairmont Pediatrics.