Pediatric Clinic
Caring for your child, from infant to adult

Pediatric Clinic

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In addition to our Astoria pediatricians, we now have a full-time pediatrician in our Seaside Clinic: Dr. Whitney Latham. You can call the Astoria Pediatric Clinic or the Seaside Clinic to make an appointment with Dr. Latham. 

Our Astoria Pediatric Clinic providers also rotate to the Seaside Clinic to see patients there once a month. When you call the Pediatric Clinic for an appointment, you can mention if you prefer to be seen by a pediatrician in Seaside rather than Astoria.

Overview of the CMH Pediatric Clinic

When it comes to your child, you want them to have the best care possible. Choosing a medical provider in the Astoria area as your kid’s doctor is one of the most important decisions you’ll make.

Pediatric providers at CMH include (l to r): Dr. Emily Pirmann, Misha Caldwell, PNP, Dr. Allison Martin, Dr. Kelly Peekstok and Dr. Whitney Latham.

Pediatric providers at CMH include (l to r): Dr. Emily Pirmann, Misha Caldwell, PNP, Dr. Allison Martin, Dr. Kelly Peekstok and Dr. Whitney Latham.

The CMH Pediatric Clinic is the only specialty clinic for children (from birth to the age of 18) in our region. Our clinic in Astoria has pediatricians who are uniquely trained and qualified to address the physical, emotional, social and developmental needs of infants, children, and teens.

The pediatricians, nurses, and caregivers of the CMH Pediatric Clinic are pleased to welcome you to our practice! As a team, we are dedicated to the health and well-being of infants, children, and adolescents, and we are committed to providing your children with the best medical care possible. Our goal is to establish a long and healthy relationship with your family.

As a person-centered care organization, we support that as a parent or guardian, you are an important part of your child’s healthcare team. Our Seaside and Astoria pediatric clinics work collaboratively with you and strive to provide information and ongoing support that helps to maintain the physical and emotional health of your child so that they may reach their full potential.

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Well-Child Checkups

Preventive care is an important part of a child’s comprehensive healthcare. Our clinics here in Seaside and Astoria offer Well-child checkups that provide an opportunity to evaluate and monitor your child’s growth and development and are scheduled to allow the medical provider additional time to assess and discuss your child’s health as well as to address your questions and concerns.

We follow the American Academy of Pediatric guidelines for recommended well-child checkup dates:

  • 2-3 days after birth
  • 2 weeks
  • 2 months
  • 4 months
  • 6 months
  • 9 months
  • 12 months (1 year)
  • 15 months
  • 18 months
  • 24 months (2 years)
  • 30 months (2½ years)
  • 36 months (3 years)
  • And once a year until age 18

Pediatric Care Services

The CMH Pediatric Clinic offers a full range of pediatric services for the positive health and development of the child in your care, including:

  • Ear piercing
  • Flu shots
  • Stitches removal
  • Vaccines and immunizations
  • Well-child checkups

CMH Pediatric Clinic also provides patient-centered consultation and treatment of the following complex conditions:

  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD)
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Childhood obesity
  • Premature baby follow-up

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: Can I have someone else bring my child to their appointment?click to open

Q: Can I transfer care to another provider?click to open

Q: How can I obtain my child’s immunization record?click to open

Q: Can I meet with a pediatrician before my baby is born?click to open

Q: What is your policy on rescheduling and cancellations?click to open

Q: Are your services covered by insurance?click to open

Q: What should I bring to my first appointment?click to open

Q: What should I expect at my appointment?click to open

Q: How will I learn the results of my test?click to open

Q: How do I get my prescription refilled?click to open

Q: What do I do if I have questions between appointments?click to open

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