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Pediatricians North Augusta SC

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

Malcolm Keith Brenner, MD
(706) 721-3626
105 Snow Hill Ct
North Augusta, SC
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of London Fac Med-Westminster Med Sch (See 917-07)
Graduation Year: 1975

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Dr. Matthew Taylor Clark
North Augusta, SC
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Dyan Michelle Spinnato
(706) 738-9110
North Augusta, SC
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dyan Michelle Spinnato, MD
(803) 279-9666
208 Oakhurst Dr
North Augusta, SC
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sc Sch Of Med, Columbia Sc 29208
Graduation Year: 1997

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Dr. Michelle Game Brenner
North Augusta, SC
Specialty
Pediatrics

Michelle Game Brenner, MD
North Augusta, SC
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1995

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John David Allen
(803) 510-0007
536 West Martintown Rd
North Augusta, SC
Specialty
Adolescent Medicine

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Matthew Taylor Clark, MD
(706) 721-9442
210 Cadada Ct
North Augusta, SC
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1995

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Dr.JOHN ALLEN
(803) 510-0007
536 West Martintown Road
North Augusta, SC
Gender
M
Speciality
Pediatrician
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Haynes Michael S Fccp
(706) 774-7400
1303 Dantignac Street
Augusta, GA
 
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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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