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Pediatricians Mustang OK

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

Donna Raye Cosby
(405) 376-5439
500 Park Pl
Mustang, OK
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Donna Raye Cosby, MD
(405) 636-1906
500 Park Pl
Mustang, OK
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Integris Baptist Med Ctr, Oklahoma City, Ok
Group Practice: Central Oklahoma Medical Group

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Alecia A Hanes
(405) 350-0200
508 W Vandament Ave
Yukon, OK
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Javier Antonio Flores
(405) 350-3000
415 E Main St
Yukon, OK
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Javier A Flores, MD
(405) 350-3000
415 E Main St Ste 2B
Yukon, OK
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston, Galveston Tx 77550
Graduation Year: 1994

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Dr. Donna Raye Cosby
(405) 636-1906
Mustang, OK
Specialty
Pediatrics

Reed Emily MD
(405) 717-5405
1205 Health Center Parkway Suite 100
Yukon, OK
 
Martha B Arambula, MD
(405) 721-7403
1205 Health Center Pkwy
Yukon, OK
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston, Galveston Tx 77550
Graduation Year: 1993

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Flores Catherine B MD
(405) 350-3000
415 East Main Street Suite 2
Yukon, OK
 
Dr.Alecia Hanes
(405) 350-0200
508 W Vandament Ave, Ste. 210
Yukon, OK
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1982
Speciality
Pediatrician
General Information
Hospital: Integris Baptist Med Ctr, Oklahoma City, Ok
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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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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