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A department of Ochsner Medical Center

Why choose Ochsner Children's - Lakeside?

Ochsner Children's - Lakeside provides general pediatric care close to home. Our pediatricians are standing by to treat your child’s everyday cold or complex issue and keep them up to date with their regular immunizations and screenings. From newborns to toddlers to teenagers, your child’s healthcare needs are covered.

We see patients for every type of common illness, including, but not limited to the following:

  • Allergies
  • Common cold
  • Fever
  • Earaches
  • Chest congestion
  • Sore throat

Appointment Scheduling

Scheduling has never been easier. Schedule directly online with one of our board-certified pediatricians today.

We offer same-day or next-day appointments.

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Why are immunizations so important?

Measles cases are on the rise. On-time vaccination throughout childhood is essential because it helps provide immunity before children are exposed to potentially life-threatening diseases.

Learn more about childhood vaccinations
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Prenatal Classes and Childbirth Education

Ochsner Health offers prenatal classes/childbirth education to address questions about childbirth, breastfeeding, baby care and more.

Learn more about prenatal classes and childbirth education
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Right Care, Right Place

Located at 1514 Jefferson Highway, our pediatric emergency room is here for your kids 24/7.

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A New Home for Ochsner Children's

At Ochsner Health, we pride ourselves on being the No. 1 ranked hospital for kids in Louisiana. We are thrilled to announce that our commitment to providing exceptional pediatric care is getting a new home. Long live healthy kids!

Learn more about the new Ochsner Children's hospital
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