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Sick kids? Know where to go in Altamonte Springs
You can’t plan for your kids’ illnesses or injuries, but you’ll feel prepared if you know where to go when your kids need care.

Emergency Care You Can Count On 
The AdventHealth Care Network offers state-of-the-art, child-friendly emergency pediatric care right around the corner in Altamonte Springs. The emergency medicine team includes specially trained physicians and nurses all dedicated to providing your child with the best possible care in any emergency. “We are dedicated to creating an environment that feels welcoming to kids,” says Dr. Jesse Caron, Medical Director for AdventHealth Altamonte ER. “Our kid-friendly emergency rooms are no exception, designed from the ground up to create an engaging environment with artwork that has animals and characters that kids love. These things can make a big difference in helping a child feel more secure in a stressful situation.”

AdventHealth’s pediatric emergency care in Altamonte Springs includes: 
• Pediatric-friendly exam rooms designed to ease the stress of a hospital visit
• Five specialized pediatric ambulances in case a transfer is needed
• Direct access to 140 pediatric specialists practicing 35 subspecialties dedicated to healing children

Nearby pediatric emergency room locations:
AdventHealth Altamonte Springs ER
Emergency Department
601 East Altamonte Drive 
Altamonte Springs | 407-303-2200 

Learn more about how your ER can care for kids by visiting  

Primary Care for Kids of All Ages 
(Grown-ups, Too!)
Find whole-person care for the whole family at AdventHealth Medical Group’s area family medicine practices. 
A family medicine provider treats children as well as adults. They’re there when your kids are sick, and when they’re well – tracking your child’s growth and development. AdventHealth providers believe strongly in whole-person care, so they take time to review and discuss each of the important areas of development, including physical, mental, and emotional health. 

AdventHealth Medical 
Group family medicine 
practices near you: 
Family Medicine at Altamonte Springs, 661 East Altamonte Drive, Suite 115
Altamonte Springs | 407-831-4040

Family Medicine at Longwood
125 West Pineview Street, Suite 1001
Altamonte Springs | 407-862-3400

Family Medicine at Palm Springs
631 Palm Springs Drive, Suite 101
Altamonte Springs | 407-331-1121

For more information or to find an AdventHealth Medical Group family medicine provider that’s right for your family, visit

Quick Care for Urgent Needs
We know how stressful it can be when your child gets sick or injured when your doctor’s office is closed. When the unexpected happens, you can rest assured your kids are in great hands at AdventHealth Centra Care. Centra Care’s board-certified providers deliver trusted, convenient care for your child’s minor illnesses and injuries after hours, seven days a week. 

Urgent care services include on-site X-rays, stitches, labs and, for some medications, on-site prescription filling. 

Your neighborhood 
Centra Care:
AdventHealth Centra Care 
Altamonte Springs
440 West State Road 436
Altamonte Springs | 407-788-2000

AdventHealth Centra Care Longwood
855 South US Highway 17-92
Longwood | 407-699-8400
Walk in, or make a reservation online at  

Virtual Visits: There’s an App for That
 We’ve all been there – your child needs a doctor but it’s just not a good time to leave the house. That’s why AdventHealth has made it easy to set up a video visit, or telehealth appointment, with a provider?using the AdventHealth App 24/7.
Having a telehealth visit allows you to have a face-to-face appointment without ever leaving the comfort and safety of your home. You can also use the app to review your child’s medical records and message their care team.
Scheduling a virtual visit:
• Download the AdventHealth App in the Apple App store or Google Play.
• Set up your account and prepare for your appointment. 

Keeping you safe
All AdventHealth facilities are taking extra precautions to keep you safe during COVID-19 with:

• Contactless registration
• Frequent sanitizing
• Masks worn by everyone
• Online check-ins and bill pay
• Social distancing
• Temperature checks
• Virtual waiting room

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