Our primary care clinic within the Northside YMCA provides services to children (from birth to adulthood) and their caregivers. The clinic is managed by nurse practitioners from Marquette University. Services offered include:
- Primary (routine) care to children and caregivers
- Annual physicals
- Sports physicals
- Same day appointments for sick care
Visits are by appointment only. Please try to schedule well-child visits and checkups several weeks in advance. We understand sick children may need to be seen immediately and same day appointments are available.
Our clinic staff members are available to answer general questions throughout the day and urgent phone calls are returned promptly by a nurse.
After-hours phone calls are directed to our answering service and are handled by an on-call nurse. For emergencies, please call 9-1-1 or go directly to the nearest emergency room.
We work with many different insurance companies. In most cases, we can file your claim for you.
All of our patient forms
have been posted online for your convenience. Simply print, fill out and bring with you to your next appointment.
We recommend well-child visits at the following points in your child's life:
- 2 weeks
- 1 month
- 2 months
- 4 months
- 6 months
- 9 months
- 12 months
- 15 months
- 18 months
- Every year starting at 2 years
You can view the American Academy of Pediatric's recommended well-child visit schedule for even more information on what to expect at each visit.
Of course, it's also important to check with your doctor for the best schedule for your child.
Immunization is key to preventing diseases and we believe it's incredibly important for all children to be up to date with their vaccines. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has many vaccine resources available, including:
Our Patient Handouts/Teaching Sheets educate parents and children on a variety of health topics, conditions and procedures. They are written by staff and updated regularly.
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