As your Medical Home, we are committed to creating an experience of well-being for your child and family. Together, we will pursue your health goals and dreams.

Weekend Care

weekend-care

At Metropolitan Pediatrics, we know that life is busy, kids get sick, and accidents happen. That’s why we offer quality pediatric care every day of the week!

Weekend appointments are available for both check-ups and sick/injury visits. Well visits are scheduled with your primary care provider.

Weekend hours vary by location:

           

Please call early so you can reserve the time that works best with your schedule.


Did you know?

We treat patients with the following illnesses and minor injuries:

  • Allergies
  • Asthma attacks
  • Broken bones (minor)
  • Bronchitis
  • Burns (minor)
  • Cast problems
  • Colds, coughs, and sore throats
  • Cuts and stitches
  • Dizziness
  • Earaches and ear infections
  • Eye problems
  • Fevers
  • Foreign body removal
  • Head injuries (minor)
  • Incision and drainage
  • Insect or minor dog bite
  • Nausea
  • Pink eye
  • Rashes
  • Sprains or strains
  • Stomach pain (mild)
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Vomiting, diarrhea, and dehydration

Please call 911 for life-threatening emergencies.


Same-day appointments are for symptoms or injuries that require prompt attention, but do not pose a serious threat to your child’s health.


During office hours:

Contact Advice Services for assistance. Our Advice staff will help you make decisions regarding your child’s health and direct you to the most appropriate care. They’ll even help you schedule a same-day appointment if needed!


After hours:

Call the daytime clinic phone number. Our answering service will put you in touch with the on-call pediatrician for guidance.

Use emergency care for symptoms or injuries that could seriously harm or endanger your child’s health, if not treated immediately.

Please call us before heading to an urgent care clinic or the ER! In most cases, we can treat your child in our clinic, saving you time and worry.

Our pediatricians have specialized knowledge, skills, and experience in diagnosing and delivering care to children. They also have a relationship with your family and are familiar with your child’s individual health needs. This means better, more complete care for your child and a quicker road to recovery!