Quality pediatric care is important for your child from the day they’re born. As a board-certified family physician, not only can Karl Trippe, MD, at Waco Primary Care in Texas provide pediatric care from infancy through teen years, he’s also able to treat your child throughout their adult life. You can book all pediatric wellness and sick visits directly through the website, or you can call to schedule appointments by phone.
From the day your little one comes into this world, they need comprehensive pediatric care to ensure they’re healthy and developing normally. Personalized pediatric care is important to:
But pediatric care isn’t just for your child; it’s for you, too. When your child becomes a patient of Waco Primary Care, you have access to Dr. Trippe, who has extensive experience in pediatrics. He’s available as a resource to answer all of your questions and concerns.
When you bring your child in to Waco Primary Care for a pediatric exam, Dr. Trippe performs age-appropriate screenings and tests to evaluate their health. In addition to gathering your child’s height and weight and comparing them to growth charts, Dr. Trippe may also:
Dr. Trippe also uses a stethoscope to listen to your child’s heart rhythm, breathing, and bowel sounds. He talks with you and your child throughout the exam to educate you about screening results and any concerns he may have.
After the age of 3, if your child is generally healthy, annual well-child exams are highly recommended. If your child is younger than age 3, they need well-baby exams every few months (depending on their age).
Outside of these routine pediatric visits, it’s important to bring your child in to Waco Primary Care if they experience any of the following issues:
Dr. Trippe provides pediatric sick visits with flexible scheduling in case your child needs to be seen right away.
If you’re in need of quality pediatric care for your child, look no further than Waco Primary Care. You can conveniently book all pediatric visits online or over the phone.