What is a Pediatrician?

A pediatrician is a physician whose specific specialty is caring for children from birth to 18 years of age. Pediatricians address acute and chronic illnesses, learning disabilities, behavioral issues and the growth and development of children. Our goal is to help ensure that children grow into mentally and physical healthy, productive and happy adults.

From routine checkups and immunizations to same day sick appointments, Edelstein Pediatrics is equipped to handle all of your child’s health needs. We offer the following pediatric care and services:

  • Newborn Care

  • Well Care & Immunizations

  • Autism

  • Allergies

  • Bronchiolitis

  • Conjunctivitis

  • Tonsillitis

  • Colds

  • ADD/ ADHD Management

  • Strep Throat

  • Flu

  • Developmental Assessments

  • Chronic conditions (Asthma, Diabetes)

  • Ear infections

  • Urinary Tract Infections

  • Burns

  • Sports Injuries

Call Us

“Dr. Edelstein is an amazing pediatrician to our two children.  We have been going to him for four years! He is great. Highly recommended!”

Lindsay D.

Frequently Asked Questions

Please call our dedicated new pateint line at 561-357-8993 option 1005, there you can leave all pertiant information so we can have your insurance verified before we contact you to scheudule your child’s first appointment.
We schedule our new patient appointments in the morning.
On the rare occasions that the office is closed Dr. Edelstein (or one of his staff members) are still available to answer urgent medical questions. If your child is sick and needs to see a provider Dr. Edelstein has made arrangements with another local pediatric group to see his sick patients when he is unavailable.
We accept most major Florida based insurance plans. Out of state plans must be verified to determine whether or not Dr. Edelstein is an in-network or out of net-work provider. We also currently accept Staywell Medicaid and Healthy Kids Plans through Staywell and Aetna Better Health.
If your child is due for a wellness check we would be happy to schedule your child’s check up with us. If not, please schedule an ‘establishment visit’ in which we can obtain vital signs and a complete medical history for your child–this is a great opportunity to meet Dr. Edelstein and discuss any medical concerns you may have.
Dr. Edelstein follows the AAP guidelines regarding vaccines therefore he will not accept new patients who decline vaccines or wish to seperate vaccines. Please see the vaccine section of our website for more information.