Caring for Well and Sick Children in Mill Creek and Elkins, WV
Valley Health Care provides pediatric care for well and sick infants, children, and adolescents through age 18. Our team of health care providers includes practitioners of multiple specialties to handle all of your child’s needs from birth through young adulthood. The overall well-being of our pediatric patients is our primary mission.
Pediatric Immunizations, Exams, Screenings, & Physicals
We provide ready access to the most up-to-date medical information, treatments, diagnostics, and technologies to encourage the healthy development and growth of your children. We offer everything from non-emergency acute illness and injury care to chronic disease management.
- Full Medical Exams
- Flu Shots
- Hearing Screenings
- Vision Screenings
- Blood Testing & Urinalysis
- Acute & Chronic Illness and Injury Treatment
- School, Sports, & Camp Physicals
- Well Visits
- Infant Screenings
- Adolescent Care & Pre-College Examinations
- Adolescent Gynecology
- STD Screenings
- Pregnancy Testing
- Same Day Sick Visits
- Rapid Strep, Flu, & Mono Tests
What Should I Know About My Child’s Appointment at VHC Pediatrics
Appointments are available during regular business hours and our on-call staff are available for after-hours urgent care 24/7. You should plan to arrive 15 minutes earlier than your scheduled appointment to update patient information. If you are late, you may be asked to reschedule. Please understand that our office staff must address unanticipated urgent medical situations at times, and routine office visits may run late under these circumstances. We make every effort to be on time for you, as you do for us. If your appointment must be delayed as a result of a medical emergency, we will keep you informed at all times regarding any delay. We sincerely appreciate your patience. Please bring your insurance cards and identification to every appointment. Co-payments are due at the time of service.
Is Your Child Nervous to Visit the Pediatrician?
Your child may be nervous to visit the pediatrician. At VHC, we understand your child’s apprehension and take steps to make the visit as comfortable and stress-free as possible. We have found that when procedures are required, honesty is the best policy. For example, please let your child know that a vaccine will feel like a pinch. Knowledge of the anticipation of minor discomfort is helpful, and children of all ages appreciate knowing this. Our staff are experienced handling infants and children at all levels of development, including special needs children. We are here to help. No matter what issues your child is facing, we assure you that quality care is just a phone call away.
- Whooping Cough
- Urinary Tract & Genitals
- Developmental Disabilities
- Strep Throat
- Sports Injuries
- Heart Conditions
- Ear Infections
- Abdominal Pain
Valley Health Care strives to provide quality pediatric medical care in a courteous and professional manner. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call us.
Valley Health Care -Mill Creek: (304) 335-2050
Valley Health Care -Elkins: (304) 636-0133