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Employee of the Quarter ~ Lisa Fellis

Meet our 1st Employee of the Quarter for 2016! Lisa is an amazing team player and everyone at every location recognizes her hard work! How long have you worked for us ~ September 14, 2015 Do you have any pets ~ My roommate has 2 cats but I live with them Tell me about your… Continue Reading

Janet Parry – 3rd Quarter Employee of the Month

Janet came to work with us to acquire the 1000 hours in clinical work required to apply to Physician’s Assistant school.  She has become a wonderful addition and great asset to the PCC family. How long have you worked with us?  A Little over a year – 13 months Do you have any pets?  I have… Continue Reading

Common Childhood Habits

The causes of habits remain unknown. Their repetitive nature suggests that they serve a soothing or calming process for the brain. Interestingly, even in adulthood many people cling to some of these self-comforting traits during times of stress: sucking on pencil tips or their fingers, pulling their earlobes, fingering their hair. Common Self-Comforting Habits Here are… Continue Reading

When to call the pediatrician ~ Fever

The most important things you can do when your child has a fever are to improve your child’s comfort by making sure they drink enough fluids to stay hydrated and monitor for signs and symptoms of a serious illness. It is a good sign if your child plays and interacts with you after receiving medicine… Continue Reading

Newborn Eye Color

New parents often ask what color I think the baby’s eyes are going to be. I never answer this question until the child is at least 1 year old; I mean, what if the parents believe me and use my answer to make major life decisions? When we talk about eye color, we’re really talking… Continue Reading

24/7 Pediatric Care Centers are Jacksonville pediatricians, Jacksonville Beach pediatricians, and Fleming Island pediatricians providing care for children from newborn to 18 years. Our 24-hour office also provides services for non-life-threatening illnesses to registered patients 24 hours a day.

24/7 Pediatric Care Centers is not a substitute for Emergency or Trauma-related medical care.
If you feel your child is experiencing a life-threatening event, immediately call 911.