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Category Archives: Pediatric Doctor in Jacksonville

Employee of the Quarter: Victoria Billings

Employee of the Quarter: Victoria Billings

How long have you worked with us? I have been with 24/7 Pediatric Care Centers for eight months!! Where are you from?  I came to Florida from the New England area. My family is largely from Vermont. What are you studying in school?  Currently, I am working to advance my nursing degree as well as… Continue Reading

Employee of the Quarter ~ Carlos Tandron

Carlos is not only outstanding in customer service when dealing with our patients but he is a true team player. He has worked at all three locations, all possible shifts, including overnights and weekends, and is always willing to help anywhere the managers need him. He has a fun personality and motivates others to stay… Continue Reading

Zika Virus: What Does It Mean for Jacksonville Families?

Here at 24/7 Pediatric Care Centers, we’re starting to receive questions about the Zika virus from parents in all of our offices. We’d like to give you some insights into what is known at this time. First, Zika is a viral infection that causes symptoms that are usually mild and clear up in less than… Continue Reading

Spotlight on Dental Health

With the major winter holidays just around the corner, treats may be in abundance whether you’re at home or visiting family and friends. We all recognize that too many sweet treats are a threat to dental health. Here’s some advice on good dental hygiene for your young ones from your 24/7 Pediatric Care Centers pediatricians… Continue Reading

24/7 Welcomes Vernora Hightower, M.D.

We are pleased to announce that Vernora Hightower, M.D., has joined 24/7 Pediatric Care Centers. Dr. Hightower was born and raised in Chicago, Ill. She moved to New Orleans to attend Xavier University of Louisiana for her undergraduate degree, and upon graduation moved back to Chicago to attend the Rosalyn Franklin University/Chicago Medical School. She… 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.