Choosing a pediatrician is an important part of preparing for a new baby. There are many things to consider including training and experience, as well as the office location, hours, and routines.
Finding one is not hard, but you need to begin as soon as possible. You can ask your obstetrician for names, and talk with other parents about their pediatrician. It is often a good idea to meet with two or three prospects before your baby is born. Many
offer a special time for parents to come and visit the office, learn about the doctors and staff, and ask questions. There may or may not be a charge for this visit.
Listed below are some things to consider when choosing: