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Old Fourth Ward Pediatrics

Pediatrics located in Atlanta, GA

We are now offering Covid-19 Vaccines in our clinic for ages 6 months old and up.

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Our practice will NOT be affected by the potential closure of Atlanta Medical Center - We are here for you

We are now offering TELEMEDICINE!

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The goal of the pediatricians and support staff at Old Fourth Ward Pediatrics is to provide high-quality pediatric care to children and adolescents living in and around Atlanta, Georgia, and throughout Fulton County. 

At Old Fourth Ward Pediatrics, the team provides accurate diagnosis and caring, empathetic treatment for their young patients. The team works with children and adolescents from infants to age 21. They provide early appointments and extended evening hours on some weekdays to accommodate families’ busy schedules. 

The team is accepting new patients and offering same-day appointments for sick visits. In addition, patients have the option to select the provider they want to see or the “next available” provider. 

At Old Fourth Ward Pediatrics, the team treats a wide variety of common childhood problems, including attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), allergies, asthma, childhood obesity, coughs, colds, ear infections, eczema, fevers, the flu, and strep throat

The pediatric specialists also work with newborns and first-time moms, offering prenatal consultations and well-baby exams. In addition, the team offers adolescent health exams, including STD testing, as well as school and sports physicals and on-site medical lab testing. 

Patients can also access immunizations and treatment for developmental conditions, such as autism and expressive speech delay. Whenever necessary, the team also refers patients to pediatric subspecialists affiliated with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. 

To access the best, most comprehensive pediatric care, partner with the team at Old Fourth Ward Pediatrics. Request an appointment for your son or daughter today by calling the office or clicking the online booking tool.

3/19/20 Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19

We know that many of our families are worried about COVID-19, and all the information can be very overwhelming.  We've compiled a few answers to some frequently asked questions about the virus and how to keep your family safe.

Formula Shortage Resources

We know many families are struggling to locate their baby's formula during the nationwide shortage. We have compiled a few resources to help you figure out what to do!

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Accepted Insurance

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Assurant Health
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Coventry Health Care
First Health
Meritain Health
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  • "My kids went to Dr. Hammad’s office and now my grandkids attend this office. Love this office!! Long time customer and my oldest is 41. Dr. Hammad was her dr!!"

    Denise W.
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Old Fourth Ward Pediatrics
285 Boulevard NE Suite 235, Suite 235
Atlanta, GA 30312
Phone: 404-267-6229
Fax: 404-525-8272

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