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Expectant Parents


There is a common desire among all expectant parents that we hear often: "Nothing else matters; I just want him or her to be healthy." As a pregnant mother, I’m sure you’re both excited and anxious as you think about everything you have to do before your baby’s arrival. According to pediatricians, the best thing you can do for your baby is to get good prenatal care, diet, exercise, and rest, as well as choosing the right pediatrician for you and your baby’s needs. 

As a parent, it is paramount that you find and establish a relationship with a qualified healthcare provider for your child throughout their young lives. Here is just a glimpse into why Pediatrics East is a great choice for so many families for prenatal care and beyond: 

  • 16 Highly Knowledgeable and Qualified Pediatricians

  • 5 convenient locations in Greater Memphis

  • Open 7 days a week 

  • Before & after hours clinics 

  • Lactation consultants on staff for our breastfeeding moms

  • Prenatal Appointments

We encourage you to read up on how to choose the right pediatrician for your family as well as participate in all prenatal activities including hospital tours, and parenting and childbirth classes. For information call:

  • Methodist Prenatal Classes (901) 516-6645 

  • Baptist’s Beautiful Beginnings Program (901) 226-5764 

  • St. Francis Bartlett’s Gift of Motherhood Classes (866) 378-4673 

Read Our Blog: How to Choose a Pediatrician for Your Family 

We also encourage you to familiarize yourself with what to expect during each of the three trimesters. You can refer to the inforgraphic below for more information.

Download the Infographic: What to Expect During Pregnancy

Prenatal visits to our Memphis offices are encouraged and can be arranged by calling our appointment line at (901) 757-3535.