-- Top Pediatric Urgent Care Provider Invites Families In For 'Sneak Peek' The Week of April 1 --
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PM Pediatrics, an award-winning provider of after-hours pediatric urgent care is set to open its sixth site in North Babylon, NY on Monday, April 8. The 7,200-square-foot jungle-themed practice is located at 1130 Deer Park Ave. (Rt. 231) and marks the company's largest location to date. Dr. Faiz Ahmad, currently the Medical Director at the company's Selden, NY office, will also serve as Medical Director in North Babylon, overseeing all medical operations for the practice.
PM Pediatrics will host open houses at the new North Babylon location beginning April 1 through April 5, from 12 noon to 7pm each day. Families are invited to come tour the beautiful new practice, meet the staff and learn more about the specialized pediatric urgent care services they provide.
North Babylon joins the list of current PM Pediatrics practices in Long Island (Syosset and Selden), Westchester (Mamaroneck), Queens (Bayside) and Livingston, NJ. The first PM Pediatrics site in Brooklyn and a second New Jersey location are both slated to open this Fall. All locations provide walk-in urgent care, 365 days a year. They are open weekdays from 5pm - 12am (4pm - 11pm in NJ) and weekends and holidays from 12pm - 12am (11am - 11pm in NJ).
Every PM Pediatrics practice is staffed by Pediatric Emergency Specialists who provide specialized care and treatment for a broad array of illnesses and injuries including asthma, fever and other infections, dehydration, sprains and fractures, wounds requiring stitches and much more. This model of care, comfort and convenience has been enthusiastically received by patients who have visited a location over 350,000 times since the first site opened in Syosset. Each office has on-site digital x-ray producing high resolution images that are easily sent to a patient's primary care physician via CD-ROM or electronically. Each location also features a comprehensive laboratory which is capable of performing rapid blood, urine and chemistry workups. PM Pediatrics takes special care to send each patient's medical record to their primary care provider the day of their visit, ensuring timely follow-up and continuity of care. Each practice also has access to specialists such as plastic surgeons or orthopedists, as needed.
The distinctly designed practices, which showcase jungle, seaside, Medieval Times, and Main Street USA themes and have TVs in every room, create a warm and welcoming environment for patients and their families. All PM Pediatrics offices are conveniently located and uniquely themed, providing caregivers and children with a healthcare experience that is unlike any other.
About PM Pediatrics
Established in 2005, PM Pediatrics (www.pmpediatrics.com) is an after-hours urgent care practice staffed by Pediatric Emergency Specialists trained in treating children, newborn through college, in urgent situations while minimizing pain and unnecessary tests. PM Pediatrics was founded on the belief that there is a better way to deliver urgent care to kids. With locations in New York and New Jersey, the company's mission is to ensure that patients receive superior quality healthcare when they need it, featuring short wait times and convenient hours during evenings, weekends and holidays. PM Pediatrics accepts most insurances and is open 365 days a year. The Company is featured as the only pediatric urgent care provider on Inc. magazine's "Inc. 500|5000" list of the nation's fastest-growing private companies for 2011 and 2012. For the last two years, PM Pediatrics has made Modern Healthcare's national listing for "Best Places to Work in Healthcare" and in 2012 is one of only two New York-based companies to make the list.
SOURCE PM Pediatrics