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Pediatrics

 

Pediatricians caring for your growing family

Ballad Health Pediatrics provides comprehensive care for infants, children and teenagers (to 18 years old), including well-child care, immunizations, school and sports physicals, as well as treatment for acute and chronic illnesses.

We offer same-day or next-day appointments for most sick visits.

All of our physicians are members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Please see list of pediatric clinics below.

Niswonger Children’s Hospital

Niswonger Children’s Hospital serves more than 200,000 children in a four-state, 29-county region, including East Tennessee and Southwest Virgina. It is home to one of only nine St. Jude Affiliate Clinics. The 69-bed children’s hospital is staffed by pediatric experts who know, love and care about children and their families. The goal of Niswonger Children’s Hospital is to provide safe and child-friendly care that is centered on the patient and family.

Niswonger Children’s Hospital is able to provide comprehensive pediatric services with access to more than 20 pediatric specialties due to its partnership with East Tennessee State University’s Quillen College of Medicine’s pediatric residency program and other pediatric specialty groups practicing in the region.

Neonatology

At Ballad Health, our physicians specializing in the care of newborns are joined by specially-trained nurses, dieticians, respiratory therapists, social workers and pediatric subspecialists who work as a team to provide the best care possible for our babies and their families.

Learn about Niswonger Children’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health Services at Woodridge Hospital

Ballad Health’s behavioral health hospital – Woodridge Hospital – has a unit dedicated to caring for children.

The Willow Unit is a 12-bed, inpatient psychiatric unit for kids ages 6 and older. The team in the Willow Unit is composed of counselors, expressive therapists, medical doctors, nursing professionals and social workers.

As behavioral health problems in children do not always present in a typical manner, Willow Unit’s well-trained staff offers expert consultation, evaluation and referral services.

 

Find a Specialist

View Ballad Health’s network of doctors and search by name, specialty, condition, gender and location. Or call 833-8-BALLAD for help finding a provider who offers the specific care you need.

Pediatrics Locations

102 15th St. NW
Ste. 303
Norton, VA 24273
276-439-1280
36.9320336
-82.6432368
428 East Vann Rd.
Greeneville, TN 37743
(423) 278-1950
36.15124
-82.8439102
5000 Monarch Pointe
Greeneville, TN 37743
(423) 798-6630
36.1816145
-82.7866092
2204 Pavilion Dr.
Ste. 310
Kingsport, TN 37660
36.5537635
-82.514763
2204 Pavilion Drive
Suite 210
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-3933
36.551422
-82.515624
1980 Holton Ave.
Ste. 303
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
(276) 523-8681
36.8771178
-82.7558987
115 Judge Gresham Rd.
Gray, TN 37615
(423) 477-2010
36.4178683
-82.4710914

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Friday, July 10, 2020

Health officials issue concern, urge precautions as regional COVID-19 cases rapidly increase

With 94 new cases reported in 21 counties of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, officials with Ballad Health are warning community members ... read more about Health officials issue concern, urge precautions as regional COVID-19 cases rapidly increase.

Friday, June 26, 2020

Ballad Health, ETSU partner to launch Strong BRAIN Institute to study adverse childhood experiences

Ballad Health and East Tennessee State University announced Friday a new partnership that will establish a first-of-its-kind institute to promote the awareness and empirical study of adverse childh ... read more about Ballad Health, ETSU partner to launch Strong BRAIN Institute to study adverse childhood experiences.

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