Newborn/ Pediatric Exams
Many mothers are excited to learn that Dr. Ward, as a family doctor, provides newborn and pediatric exams. This is a great start to excellent health of newborns as their family doctor provides healthcare from the very beginning.
Newborn Hospital Care
Parents may choose a pediatrician or family doctor to provide newborn hospital care. Dr. Reed Ward is a family doctor who provides hospital care for newborns who may require a longer stay in the hospital.
Parents of male children may desire that their newborn child receive a circumcision. This common surgical procedure removes the skin that covers the tip of the penis. Dr. Ward discusses the procedure with parents as they decide if they want this procedure for their child.
Well Child Exam
For the health of children as they grow, annual well-child examinations are important to screen for proper development. Dr. Ward suggests that exams become part of an annual routine prior to the start of each school year.
Vaccinations for children are essential to prevent serious, debilitating and even life threatening diseases. We work with parents to insure all childhood immunizations are provided according to the Center of Disease Control and Prevention.