Your pediatrician may refer your child to a pediatric specialist for further evaluation and treatment. Pediatric specialists have received more extensive training in their area of practice. Learn more about these “medical subspecialties” below.
“The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and its member pediatricians dedicate their efforts and resources to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults.”
“HealthyChildren.org is the only parenting website backed by 67,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. Whether you’re looking for general information related to child health or for more specific guidance on parenting issues, you’ve come to the right place. “
from the American Academy of Pediatrics