Pediatrics

The Department of Pediatrics offers a wide range of services to newborns, children, and adolecents in both inpatient and outpatient settings.

Pediatric Inpatient Care

Using skill, compassion and advanced technology, the Department of Pediatrics provides care for acute and chronic illnesses to infants, children and young adults. Offering a comprehensive range of services, it is fully staffed by pediatricians specializing in primary care, adolescent medicine and a broad range of pediatric subspecialties.

Flushing Hospital operates a dedicated, 28 - bed unit on the fourth floor of the main building. All patient rooms on the pediatric floor are outfitted to ensure the comfort of both patient and parent. The floor has a fully equipped playroom including a library and a computer, and an audiovisual room stocked with the most current selection of videos. Our certified Child Life Specialists help children cope with illness, trauma and stress. The department's multi-ethnic, multi-lingual staff enhances their ability to communicate with and serve its youngest patients.

Pediatric Outpatient Care

Pediatric Ambulatory Care Center

Flushing Hospital operates a Pediatric Ambulatory Care Center on the ground floor of the main building. The center is open Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 7:00pm. To make an appointment, please call 718-670-5486.

The Pediatric Ambulatory Care Center offers a wide range of pediatric specialty services including:
General Pediatric Care Pediatric Allergy Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Preemie Follow-up
Adolescent Medicine Pediatric Asthma Pediatric Nephrology Well Baby
Pediatric Cardiology Pediatric Neurology  
Infectious Disease Pediatric Endocrinology Pediatric Orthopedics  
  Pediatric Gastroenterology Pediatric Surgery

 

 

Pediatric Developmental and Behavioral Services

 

Flushing Hospital offers evaluations for pediatric patients with academic, developmental, behavioral and social concerns.

The TJH Developmental and Behavioral Pediatric program is staffed by board certified Developmental and Behavioral pediatricians devoted to helping children and adolescents reach their full potential. Common diagnoses identified and managed include; autism spectrum disorder, intellectual disability, learning disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), developmental language disorder and cerebral palsy. Other common issues like sleep, feeding and discipline concerns, bed wetting (enuresis) and soiling (encopresis) are also managed at the center.

All services are provided using a family focused approach and most insurances are accepted.

 

Location:

Flushing Hospital Medical Center

146-01 45th Avenue
4th Floor, Suite 407

Flushing, NY 11355

Telephone: 718-670-5213