Beaumont Hospital, Troy opens new pediatric subspecialty clinic

12/11/2013

Beaumont Hospital, Troy has opened a new Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic to meet the growing need for pediatric care in northern Oakland and Macomb counties.


Dr. Ayas performs a routine check-up.

Beaumont Children’s Hospital physicians at the new outpatient clinic specialize in a variety of pediatric services including gastroenterology, neurology, pulmonology (lung disease) and elective and emergency surgery.

“This clinic expands the range of pediatric subspecialty services offered at Beaumont, Troy,” says David DeWitte, M.D., chief, department of Pediatrics, Beaumont Hospital, Troy. “It brings the expertise of Beaumont Children’s Hospital closer for children and parents in northern Oakland and Macomb.”

In addition to the Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic, Beaumont, Troy’s Emergency Center has an area specifically designed for infants, children and adolescents. This area is staffed with pediatric nurse practitioners who assess, plan and coordinate care for children seen in the EC. A 24-hour, on-site pediatric hospitalist is also available for consultation.

For nonemergent issues, a Pediatric After-Hours Clinic, staffed by a board-certified pediatrician, is available during evenings and weekends. This clinic sees children with nonemergency illnesses and minor conditions, such as earaches, coughs, sore throats and low-grade fevers. No appointment is necessary.

“It is our goal to deliver a family-centered approach by providing the best possible treatment for our pediatric patients,” says Brian Berman, M.D., chairman, department of Pediatrics, and pediatrician-in-chief, Beaumont Children's Hospital.

Adds Dr. Berman, “By adding specialized services addressing the needs of pediatric patients at our Troy hospital, we are making our services more accessible, and improving the patient and parent experience.”

The clinic is located in suite 615, Area C, at Beaumont, Troy, 44201 Dequindre Road, just south of M-59.

To connect with a pediatric physician at the Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic at Beaumont, Troy, call 248-964-9660. For all other Beaumont Children’s Hospital specialists, call our 24/7 physician access hotline: 855-480-KIDS (5437).

About Beaumont Children's Hospital

Beaumont Children’s Hospital doctors provide comprehensive health services for infants, children and adolescents in nearly every medical and surgical subspecialty. Part of Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Beaumont Children's Hospital features a team of more than 80 pediatric subspecialists and more than 200 board-certified pediatricians in addition to pediatric nurses and support staff. Facilities include dedicated pediatric units in Royal Oak and at Beaumont Hospital, Troy as well as outpatient locations throughout Metro Detroit. Expert pediatric services include emergency care, hematology-oncology, newborn and pediatric intensive care, pediatric surgery and craniofacial surgery among other specialties. Beaumont Children’s Hospital is a member of the Children’s Hospital Association and is the only Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals affiliate in Southeast Michigan. Find out more at www.beaumontchildrenshospital.com, connect on Facebook at www.facebook.com/beaumontchildrenshospital or call 855-480-KIDS (5437).