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Pediatricians Kennesaw GA

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

Dr. James Frank Nalley
(770) 928-0862
205 Hawkins Store Rd Ste B-1
Kennesaw, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Elizabeth Lynn Amodeo
(404) 364-7243
750 Townpark Ln NW
Kennesaw, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Anabelle Monroe, MD
(330) 514-5466
750 Townpark Ln NW
Kennesaw, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Brown Univ Program In Med, Providence Ri 02912
Graduation Year: 1988

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Marilyne R Christian, MD
(770) 422-2960
3969 Bellingrath Main NW
Kennesaw, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: Childrens Healthcare Of Atlant, Atlanta, Ga
Group Practice: Children'S Healthcare

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Dr. Isabel Aguirre
(770) 424-4142
2311 Holden Way NW
Kennesaw, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Jeffrey Harding Hasty
(770) 928-0862
205 Hawkins Store Rd Suite B-1
Kennesaw, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Charles Austin Corley, MD
3812 Harris Blvd NW
Kennesaw, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nc At Chapel Hill Sch Of Med, Chapel Hill Nc 27599
Graduation Year: 1993

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Dr. G F Kola Ologunja
(770) 966-0778
3104 Creekside Village Dr NW Ste 504
Kennesaw, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Briana Irene Brugner, MD
(770) 429-1005
3745 Cherokee St NW Ste 401
Kennesaw, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 2001

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Dr. Raphael A Buckle
(517) 437-5395
3104 Creekside Village Dr NW Ste 201
Kennesaw, GA
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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