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Pediatricians Honolulu HI

Pediatricians are experts in the medical care of infants, children and adolescents. See below to find local pediatricians in Honolulu that give access to eating disorder treatments, infectious disease control, children's growth tracking, immunizations, and common childhood ailment treatment, as well as advice and content on child development.

Badua Marina A MD
(808) 524-2575
94-239 Waipahu Depot Suite STE
Honolulu, HI
 
Ann Barbara Ho Yee, MD
(808) 523-7573
848 S Beretania St Ste 408
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Pa, Philadelphia Pa 19129
Graduation Year: 1961

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Dr. Ming Chen
(808) 531-8874
55 S Kukui St Ste C109
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Amy Aiko Ebisutani, MD
(808) 537-2211
550 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1991

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T Vivian Ishimaru Tseng, MD
(808) 586-2900
1356 Lusitana St Fl 4
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Psychiatry, Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1993

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Victoria Schneider
(808) 522-4755
839 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Jeanette Hung jow Chang
(808) 593-8686
1314 So King St
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Carl Wm Lehman, MD
(808) 521-9412
1329 Lusitana St Ste 603
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology, Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1964

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Kenneth Ping-Kin Ng, MD
(808) 533-2334
50 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hong Kong, Fac Of Med, Hong Kong
Graduation Year: 1972

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Hiroaki Tottori
(808) 596-2266
1024 Piikoi St
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Common Infant Ailments

Common Infant Ailments

Most of the ailments your infant may experience are relatively minor, and just a normal part of growing up. In rare cases, it can be the sign of something more serious, but usually, it can be treated easily at home or by your pediatrician. Here are some common infant ailments that many new babies are susceptible to.

Constipation is a common concern for parents, but it's usually nothing to worry about. Babies often cry when they're constipated, so press on your baby's tummy to see if it's causing discomfort. A stool softener can provide relief to a constipated baby. As long as your baby is still having bowel movements the longer a baby goes without one, the larger the stool should be fairly regularly it's probably just gas or abdominal upset.

Colic is one of the most common infant ailments, and causes both parents and child distress. Colicky babies cry frequently, and are fussy for long periods of time. Colic usually starts at about six weeks, and can continue until the baby is around four months old. A colicky baby experiences discomfort that causes the body to become tense, a distended abdomen, and a look of extreme pain. Physicians still aren't sure what exactly causes colic, although it's been linked to allergies, too much milk, or even too small a hole in a bottle nipple. Unfortunately, there's no cure for colic. Parents just have to get through the few months of colic with their baby and cuddling or walking the baby might help.

Another infant ailment that affects a number of babies is jaundice. Jaundice is easily recognizable as the baby's skin and even eyes turn yellow. Although this can be alarming for new parents, jaundice is a very minor condition that will disappear after a few days of breastfeeding. Jaundice is caused by a yellow pigment called bilirubin, which the baby's liver can't filter out. Breastfeeding is the best treatment for jaundice, although in rare cases it may need to be treated with a specia...

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