Ways to Help Your Child Overcome Fear of the Doctor:

*DO talk with your child openly about the visit.

*DO tell your child why they are going to the doctor.

*DO read books about going to the doctor.

*DO take your child’s favorite toy or stuffed animal for comfort.

*DO validate your child’s fears and provide reassurance.

The role of a Paediatrician:

A pediatrician is a medical doctor who manages the physical, behavioral, and mental care of children from birth until age 18.

A pediatrician is trained to diagnose and treat a broad range of childhood illnesses, from minor health problems to serious diseases.

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Dr Wolmarans: 012 549 8900 / office@gjmw.co.za

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