Pediatricians care for patients whose ages range from infants to young adults. Pediatricians work to diagnose and treat potential illnesses, diseases and even injuries that children contract or sustain. Pediatricians specialize in understanding the growth of infants, children and adolescents. It is also the responsibility of a pediatrician to track and schedule child immunizations and any medications that their patients need to sustain a healthy lifestyle.
Pediatrician, General Tasks
Diagnosis and treat a variety of ailments specific to young people and track patients' growth to adulthood.
Diagnose, treat, and help prevent children's diseases and injuries.
Care for the health of infants, children, teenagers, and young adults.
Provide regular scheduled immunizations to infants and children.