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Pediatricians Raleigh NC

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

Gordon Kennedy Middleton
(919) 828-4747
1321 Oberlin Rd
Raleigh, NC
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Bradley Jared Wasserman, MD, FAAP
(919) 828-4747
1321 Oberlin Rd Ste A
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2000

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Dr. Michael Winn Hauser
(303) 255-4000
206 W Aycock St
Raleigh, NC
Specialty
Pediatrics

Gordon Kennedy Middleton, MD
(919) 828-4747
1321 Oberlin Rd
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1955

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Angelica Lynn Swiersz
(919) 828-4747
1321 Oberlin Rd
Raleigh, NC
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Vernon W Pugh Jr, MD
(919) 834-2191
1321 Oberlin Rd
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1953

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Mary-Cassie Shaw
(919) 828-4747
1321 Oberlin Rd
Raleigh, NC
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Theresa Marie Flynn, MD
(919) 510-8463
2322 Byrd St
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1996

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Bradley Jared Wasserman
(919) 828-4747
1321 Oberlin Rd
Raleigh, NC
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Victoria M Herriott, MD
(615) 936-2555
2606 Lewis Farm Rd
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nc At Chapel Hill Sch Of Med, Chapel Hill Nc 27599
Graduation Year: 1999

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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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