Pediatric Primary Care Fort Dodge
Safe Care, Your Way
Due to the outbreak of COVID 19 and for the safety of patients and team members - UnityPoint Clinic Pediatrics – Fort Dodge location will no longer accept walk-ins. For your child's pediatric appointments, we encourage you to continue well-child visits that include vaccinations – these are important for newborns and young children to help keep them and others safe. Contact us before arriving to ensure you are set up with the texting platform and to ensure you're aware of any additional processes put in place for your visit. Patients and visitors who are over age 2 and able to tolerate a mask or face covering, should do so if entering a UnityPoint Health facility.
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Scheduled Virtual Visits
We've expanded our pediatric care services to include Scheduled Virtual Visits over the phone or by video. For non-urgent health concerns, please call to see if a virtual visit can be scheduled with your pediatrician. Some examples of conditions or questions that are a good fit for Scheduled Virtual Visits include:
- Mild stomach pain
- Sinus infections
- Minor injuries
- Joint pain
- Follow up on anxiety and depression
- Follow up on chronic conditions (COPD, Diabetes, Chronic Heart Failure, etc.)
- Medication checks
- Medicare Annual Wellness Visits
Once your virtual visit is scheduled, our team will help you get set up for your visit on smartphone, tablet or computer. You can also reference our Mobile Setup Guide or Personal Computer Setup Guide.
Pediatricians Welcoming New Patients
Don't have a pediatric provider? Use our Find a Doctor tool to request a new patient appointment.
When you choose a pediatrician from UnityPoint Clinic in Fort Dodge, you will have easy access to extraordinary care, including extended hours, walk-in care and same-day appointments! Our pediatric providers are experts in children's health, providing care from infancy to adulthood, including well-child exams, immunizations, physicals and more!
Establishing care with a UnityPoint Clinic pediatric provider has never been easier. For the next available appointment, call or request an appointment online.
Blank Children's Hospital Outreach Clinics
Patients can see specialists from UnityPoint Health- Blank Children's Hospital at our Pediatric clinic in Fort Dodge. The specialists will partner with you to identify and understand the condition your child is experiencing an develop a plan to meet the needs of your child and family.
Endocrinology - The first Thursday and Third Wednesday of every month. To schedule an appointment, please cal the Blank Children's Endocrinology Clinic at (515) 241-6500.
Neurology - The last Friday of every month. To schedule an appointment, please call the Blank Children's Neurology Clinic at (515) 241-6544.
Pulmonology - The second Wednesday of every month. To schedule an appointment, please call the Blank Children's Pulmonology Clinic at (515) 241-6548.
* Initial visits are required in Des Moines.