It’s important to understand when you should turn to our Oak Lawn, IL, pediatric office for illness or injury.
If your child is dealing with a condition or symptom that requires urgent medical attention, we know how stressful that can be. You want to make sure that your little one receives the best care possible; however, there are still some misunderstandings as to when you should visit the hospital and when you can turn to Dr. Ayman Rawda at Pediatrics on Demand in Oak Lawn, IL, for immediate care. Here’s what you should understand about getting immediate pediatric care,
A good rule of thumb is: If your child is not dealing with a serious or life-threatening condition or injury, then this is something Dr. Rawda can handle right here in our Oak Lawn, IL, office. Of course, if your child is dealing with a life-threatening emergency, then it’s important that you take them to the closest ER as soon as possible.
Just as the name suggests, Pediatrics on Demand is here to address a wide variety of minor-to-moderate illnesses and injuries, and to make sure that your child gets the treatment they need to manage their symptoms and get them feeling better quickly.
Here are just some of the most common injuries and illnesses that Pediatrics on Demand treats,
- Urinary tract infections
- Cold and flu
- Respiratory infections
- Gastrointestinal problems
- Sore throat or strep throat
- Bacterial infections
- Strains and sprains
- Bites and stings
- Sports-related injuries
- Vomiting or diarrhea
- Asthma and allergies
- Viral infections
- Ear infections
These are some of the problems that we can treat right away when you bring your child into our office. Of course, even if the problem your child is dealing with isn’t on this list, all you have to do is give us a call and let us know what’s going on. We would be happy to tell you if that’s something we can treat.
We offer a full range of diagnostic services from blood and urine tests to X-rays to ensure a swift and accurate diagnose, so we can quickly get your child on the road to recovery.
If your child is sick and you are concerned about their health then it’s important that you call (708) 424-0900 to schedule an immediate appointment with Dr. Rawda at Pediatrics on Demand in Oak Lawn, IL. Walk-ins are also welcome, and we are open seven days a week until midnight.