In the interest of keeping your children healthy, we schedule our well-child visits first thing in the morning and immediately following our lunch break. While this may not always be the most convenient for your schedule, it will reduce your child’s exposure to illness.
Yes, but please realize that they may not be able to return your call until the end of the business day, and often into the evening.
Palmetto Pediatrics of the Lowcountry accepts most private insurance plans. In addition, we accept: Absolute Total Care™, First Choice/Select Health, Regular Medicaid, Unison®, Blue Choice Medicaid®. Please contact us to confirm that your insurance company is on our list. One of our insurance and billing specialists will be happy to assist you.
Throughout the day, our physicians are very busy seeing their scheduled patients. Many of our parent’s questions can be answered by one of our nurses. We have seven registered nurses (RN’s) with many years of pediatric experience answering our calls. If the nurse is busy with a patient, they will return your call as soon…
For after hours and weekends, please call our Nurse One Triage Service at (866) 795-4916. Your call will be answered by a registered nurse. If the nurse is busy with a patient, they will return your call as soon as possible.
We may be able to take care of your emergency in the office, and save you a trip to the ER. But if it’s a serious medical emergency it’s always best to call 911 before making any other calls.