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Pediatricians Minot ND

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

Saddin M K Fccp
(701) 857-5000
307 5th Avenue Southeast Suite 501
Minot, ND
 
Melissa Moilan, MD
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med, Vermillion Sd, 57069
Graduation Year: 1987

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Ahmed Yousuf, MD
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Endocrinology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dow Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1991

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Dr. LTC Theresa B Sparkman
(937) 320-1246
111 Coral Ct
Minot Afb, ND
Specialty
Pediatrics

Thomas Dewey Carver, DO
(701) 858-0983
1700 Apple Way
Minot, ND
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1983

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Jethwa R N MD
(701) 852-4720
20 Burdick Expressway East
Minot, ND
 
DIRI Erdal MD Internal Medicine Rheumatology
(701) 857-7495
400 Burdick Expressway East Frnt
Minot, ND
 
Ann Marie Cadwalader, MD
(701) 857-7094
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1984

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Frederick W Jones
(701) 857-7380
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Lim Alan F PC
(701) 857-5428
20 Burdick Expressway West Suite 202
Minot, ND
 
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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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