A Pediatric Emergency Physician is a specialist in the care of children and teens who are acutely ill or injured. A pediatric emergency physician is trained to care for a wide range of problems that require immediate medical help. These problems are often serious and may be life-threatening.

Your pediatrician may call on a pediatric emergency physician to help if your child has an acute illness or injury or special health care needs that require urgent assistance.

Pediatric emergency physicians have expertise in all of the following areas:

Pediatric emergency physicians are medical doctors who have had

Pediatric emergency physicians are experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of emergencies in infants, children, teens, and young adults. They usually treat the following types of emergencies:

Pediatric emergency physicians practice in a variety of emergency settings. They work in facilities that are specially equipped to offer emergency care for...

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