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Riverside Pediatrics
1503 W Elk Ave Suite 12
Elizabethton, TN 37643

Phone: 423-547-9400
Fax: 423-547-9401

Looking for a compassionate, family-centered pediatrician in the Tri-cities area?  You’ve come to the right place.  At Riverside Pediatrics, we specialize in medical care for kids and we would love to get to know you and your family better.  Our commitment is to help children reach their highest potential by working with parents to promote and maintain their child’s physical and emotional well-being from birth up into college years.

Our pediatricians believe that accessibility, understanding, and comfort are the cornerstones for an exceptional pediatric practice.  To achieve this goal, we offer convenient office hours, helpful patient resources and an outstanding level of support and expertise.  So whether you’re visiting for the first time or the hundredth time, you’ll receive the same quality, educational and compassionate service the every appointment.

Our shared goal, as parents and physicians, is to guide your child on a path of optimal health. In order to attain this, we continuously strive to meet and exceed our patients’ expectations while maintaining the highest standards of excellence in pediatric medicine.  From prenatal visits and preventive care to treatments of acute illnesses and the ongoing treatment of chronic conditions, Riverside Pediatrics offers comprehensive medical care for children from infancy through adolescence.

Please take a few moments to explore our website.  We hope you will find our site easy to navigate, informative, and helpful in keeping your family healthy.  This website gives you easy access to our Riverside Pediatrics pediatric practice, including directions, hours of operations, payment policies, information about our physicians and our services, and even a link to request an appointment.  It also includes answers to some of our most commonly asked questions.

If you have any questions or want to schedule your child’s first visit to our office, feel free to contact us today.  Our friendly and highly knowledgeable staff is available to support and assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.  Thank you for your interest in Riverside Pediatrics!

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Our board certified pediatricians strive to provide high quality medical care for your child in a friendly, compassionate environment. Click on the link below to find out more about our three physicians,  Rachel Hecht MD, FAAP, Tammy Kitchens MD, FAAP and Leah Higginbotham DO, FAAP.

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