Your child's health is paramount to both you and us. Our pediatric specialists, spread across nine counties in south-central and southern Ohio, are dedicated to supporting your child's health journey, from immunizations to sports physicals, from infancy to adolescence.
For children with developmental challenges, we provide specialized care at the Adena Sports Medicine clinic and our Pediatric Rehabilitation Center. Our partnership with Nationwide Children’s Hospital ensures comprehensive, local care for your child.
At Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe, we offer expert hospital care for children, including specialized services in cardiology, hematology, oncology, and gastroenterology. Our Pediatrics Unit is staffed with experienced pediatric professionals, and our facilities in Waverly, Circleville, Greenfield, and Jackson ensure we're always close by. Designed for comfort, our rooms feature amenities like cable TV, sleep chairs for parents, and entertainment options to help your child recover in a relaxed environment.
From kissing boo boos to wiping away tears, you’re there for your kids with expert TLC when something goes wrong. We’re there for them, too - with expert medical care for a variety of conditions, including:
When home remedies aren't enough, you can trust the familiar pediatricians from Adena Health System to provide the same compassionate care in the hospital as they do during regular checkups.
The Pediatrics Unit at Adena Regional Medical Center specializes in treating children with various medical conditions and those undergoing day procedures. Our services include:
Our dedicated pediatric nurses understand the intricacies of acute pediatric care and value the family's role in a child's health journey. We encourage and respect the involvement of the entire family in the healing process.
Our pediatric rehabilitation programs provide one-on-one occupational, physical, and speech therapy for children from birth through age 18. Many children may need more than one therapy specialty, so our therapists work together as a team to set goals and create a care plan that targets your child’s unique needs. Because we see your child on a regular basis, we can also help your doctor identify potential issues sooner. We send updates to your child’s pediatrician and help coordinate referrals to other specialists as needed.
If your child is working with two or three of our therapists, we will do everything we can to schedule therapy appointments back-to-back so that you only have to come one day a week.
Few things are more comforting to a sick child than the familiar face of Dr. Mom or Dad. But when your child’s condition needs expert treatment, it’s nice to know the pediatricians you see for regular checkups and appointments at Adena Health System are the same friendly and knowledgeable physicians who will care for your child when they’re admitted to the hospital.
Our Pediatrics Unit is here to care for children with a wide range of medical conditions, including those undergoing same-day procedures. We provide pediatric services such as:
Adena Health System collaborates with Nationwide Children’s Hospital to offer expert, family-centered clinical care for newborns and children at Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe.
Your student-athlete deserves comprehensive exams. Our sports physicals are conducted by professionals trained in sports medicine. These exams cover:
We also provide a platform for discussing important issues like drug, tobacco, and alcohol avoidance, ensuring a trusting relationship with families.
Protecting your child from severe diseases is crucial. Our pediatrics team offers guidance on timely immunizations. For a personalized immunization record, visit the CDC.
Childhood obesity is a growing concern. It leads to health risks like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and more. Our team provides:
To promote a healthy lifestyle for your child: