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Pediatricians Kapolei HI

Pediatricians are experts in the medical care of infants, children and adolescents. See below to find local pediatricians in Kapolei 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.

Shasta Brewer Helsel, MD
(808) 292-1745
91-1054 Kaiamaloo St
Ewa Beach, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Zachary Scott Turner, MD
(808) 683-0315
91-13 5 Makalea St
Ewa Beach, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2005

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David Sung geun Cha
(808) 671-7216
91-2139 Fort Weaver Rd
Ewa Beach, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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David Cha, MD
(808) 671-7216
91-2139 Fort Weaver Rd Ste 211
Ewa Beach, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Korea Univ Coll Of Med, Chong-No-Ku, Seoul, So Korea
Graduation Year: 1990

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Dr. David Cha
(808) 678-7216
91-2139 Fort Weaver Rd Ste 211
Ewa Beach, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Fuchat Chan, MD
(808) 671-6777
2212 Laukahi St Ste 102
Ewa Beach, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hong Kong, Fac Of Med, Hong Kong
Graduation Year: 1970
Hospital
Hospital: Queens Med Ctr, Honolulu, Hi; Kapiolani Med Ctr For Women An, Honolulu, Hi
Group Practice: Waipahu Pediatrics

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Fuchat Chan
(808) 671-6777
91-2139 Ft. Weaver Rd., #102
Ewa Beach, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Fuchat Chan
(808) 671-6777
2212 Laukahi St Ste 102
Ewa Beach, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Elizabeth Lim Abinsay
(205) 652-9575
91-2139 Fort Weaver Rd Ste 313
Ewa Beach, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Elizabeth Lim Abinsay, MD, FAAP
91-2139 Fort Weaver Rd Ste 313
Ewa Beach, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1979

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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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