Norton Children’s Medical Group

You know Norton Children’s Hospital for high-quality specialty care for kids. But did you know that you can find a pediatrician who provides the same level of care at a Norton Children’s Medical Group pediatrics practice near you?

Norton Children’s pediatricians offer care just for kids and teens without having to travel outside of your community.

Our trusted pediatricians provide routine well checks and care for minor illnesses and injuries, often with same-day appointments. If your child ever requires surgery, a hospital stay or care for a complex illness, your child’s doctor is already connected to the specialists at Norton Children’s Hospital. They work as a team to provide your child with the best possible care.

Your growing child

At Norton Children’s, we know you have a lot of questions about your child’s development. Below are a few resources to help you navigate your child’s growth and development.

For more information about your child’s health, visit our for Kids Health Library, Teen Health Library and Parents Health Library.

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Looking for alternatives to baby formula? Here are some do’s and don’ts

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Skinny and unhealthy: Striving to be thin can put your life at risk

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