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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 Network

The Ballad Health Niswonger Children's Network is a regional system of care that's comprised of Ballad Health facilities, community outreach programs and healthcare initiatives that aim to deliver high-quality, effective care for children and families throughout the Appalachian Highlands.

Learn more about the Niswonger Children's Network.

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
2204 Pavilion Dr.
Ste. 310
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-3900
36.5537358
-82.5147957
2204 Pavilion Drive
Suite 210
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-3933
36.551422
-82.515624
1980 Holton Ave.
Suite 303
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
(276) 523-8681
36.8772589
-82.75393
115 Judge Gresham Rd.
Gray, TN 37615
(423) 477-2010
36.4178683
-82.4710914

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