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Masks MUST be worn in our offices at all times!
A significant portion of our patient population (patients under 12yo) are unable to be protected!

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Welcome to Preferred Pediatrics

We offer three convenient pediatric locations, one in Fredericksburg, one in Lees Hill and one in Spotsylvania to serve your family. Our physicians provide General Pediatric care for newborns to adolescents. Our goal is to work as a team with the families of our patients to deliver the best possible health care to each individual. Most of our providers are parents and they understand the needs of today's families.

The providers of Preferred Pediatrics can guide you through the intricacies of raising healthy children and provide recommendations and treatment when your child is ill. Our wellness exams begin after your child’s birth and continue through early childhood and adolescence.

Our practice offers comprehensive care from infancy to young adulthood. Our services are designed to ensure the healthy development of each child and include but are not limited to the following:

  • Abdominal Pain, Vomiting, Bowel Changes, Constipation, and Reflux
  • Long Appointments to Discuss In-Depth Problems or Concerns
  • Asthma - Assessment, Monitoring, & Education
    Behavioral Concerns
  • Developmental Screening for delays and missed milestones
  • In-House Laboratory Testing (Urine, Strep, Flu)
  • Musculoskeletal Issues - Back, Limb, or Joint Pain
  • Neurological Concerns - Chronic Headaches,
  • Dizziness and Fatigue
  • Nurse Appointments (Flu Vaccines, Delayed Immunizations)
  • Nutritional Counseling; Weight Concerns
  • Removal of Skin Staples or Sutures
  • Routine Wellness Exams from Birth through Age 17
  • Same-Day Sick Appointments for Runny Nose, Fever,
  • Vomiting, Sore Throat, and Diarrhea
  • School, Camp, & Sports Physicals
  • Skin Issues - Acne, Eczema, Rashes, Wart Removal
  • Treatment of ADHD, Anxiety and/or Depression
  • Vision and Hearing Screenings

We are open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, except for major holidays. We offer extended clinic hours for established patients on Monday & Tuesday evenings until 6:30 pm at one of our Preferred Pediatrics locations. To view the weekend schedule, click on the Weekend Call Schedule page listed under Home on the menu above. The doctor listed provides urgent care hours Saturdays 8:30a.m. to 12:30p.m. for established patients.

Important Information about COVID-19

We are recommending the COVID vaccine for all patients ages 12 and above.

Locally, the vaccine is being administered at Mary Washington Hospital (16+), Walgreens (12+), CVS (12+), and the Rappahannock Area Health Department (12+).

The CDC and AAP recommend administration of this vaccine with other scheduled vaccines, however you can discuss this with your primary provider.


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Our Cell Phone Policy

Attention all patients and parents: In order to protect the privacy of our patients, cell phone use is prohibited in our offices.
If you should need to take a call, please step outside.

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