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Connecticut's Top-Rated Pediatric Healthcare 

The Best Care for Your Children

At Collins Medical Associates 2, PC, we take the health and wellbeing of babies and children very seriously. Our highly-qualified team of physicians and nurse practitioners have studied at the nation’s premier medical schools and facilities, and are all affiliated with Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. From birth through adolescence, we will ensure that your child receives accurate diagnosis, excellent treatment, and referrals to appropriate specialists when necessary.  

Each member of our medical team prides themselves on patient-focused, compassionate care that emphasises preventive medicine, an aspect of modern medicine that is often lacking in many medical practices. Our continuing mission is to provide education that will enable parents to make healthy lifestyle choices for their children so that they can avoid preventable illnesses, and lead well-balanced lives.

With 20 locations and 41 providers, access to a Collins Medical Associates 2, PC office is easy for those residing in Central Connecticut, or even other parts of the state. We believe everyone should have access to high-quality, compassionate medical treatment.

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Pediatrics Care Near Hartford, CT

If you reside in the Hartford area, the pediatricians of Collins Medical Associates 2, PC are close by to help your children get the quality medical care they deserve. Our pediatric offices are located in West Hartford and Bloomfield. Our doctors are ready to assist your family with any medical issues that are of concern to you. 

We understand the importance of quality pediatric care, which is why our physicians and nurse practitioners are expertly trained in their field, and hail from some of the best medical schools in the country. Whether you have a newborn or a teenager, you can trust a member of our medical team with your child’s long-term health and well-being. Find a Collins Medical Associates 2, PC pediatrician near you and request an appointment online today! We look forward to serving you and your family.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Is Pediatric Care?

Pediatric care is the branch of medicine dealing with the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents from birth up to the age of 18. Pediatricians are specially trained to diagnose and treat illness in this specific age bracket, as well as provide comprehensive well-child care (also known as preventive care).

What Qualities Are Important In A Pediatrician?

When you are seeking medical care for your child, there are certain qualities in a pediatrician that are important to consider. These qualities include:

  • An excellent medical education
  • Compassion
  • Willingness to listen
  • Personable bedside manner

We understand that choosing a pediatrician for your child is not easy. That’s why we are proud to staff a dedicated team of pediatric specialists that can put all of your worries to rest. The Collins Medical Associates 2, PC pediatric team embodies all of the above qualities, and go above and beyond to ensure that your child receives customized care for their unique needs. 

What Services Does A Pediatrician Provide?

Pediatricians offer the following services:

  • Regular physicals (including those for school and sports) 
  • Vaccinations and immunizations
  • Newborn exams
  • Preventative guidance
  • Developmental assessments

How Often Should My Child See The Pediatrician?

According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, a child should be evaluated by a pediatrician seven times between the ages of 1 through 4. After age 4, visits should be done on an annual basis. This is, however, a general guideline. Your child may require more frequent visits to the doctor if they have specific illnesses or conditions. If you are concerned about your child’s health, schedule an appointment with a Collins Medical Associate 2, PC pediatrician right away.