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Pediatric care at Ochsner is focused on the care, diagnosis and treatment of children from birth to 18 years of age. Our pediatricians and their staff are committed to enhancing the health and well-being of all our tiniest patients. Before your delivery, it's important to select a pediatrician for your newborn.

The Ochsner pediatric team prides themselves on establishing lasting relationships with each of our patients and their parents and families. We help parents manage their child's health through prevention and education. As your child's physician and advocate, our pediatricians focus on your child’s healthcare needs. 

Why Choose Ochsner Health Center - Destrehan?

Ochsner Health Center for Children – Destrehan is located in the St. Charles Parish Hospital Medical Office building and provides general pediatric care of the highest quality from birth through 18 years. Patient satisfaction and excellent healthcare are the primary goals at Ochsner. The entire Destrehan pediatric staff earnestly strives to meet patients’ needs with concern, respect and professionalism. Our pediatricians are all certified by the American Board of Pediatrics or are in the process of becoming so. Same-day and next-day appointments are available.

Contact Us

To schedule an appointment, give us a call at 985-764-6036. Appointments can also be made by using MyOchsner.

Have a question after hours?

Call our 24/7 nurse care line at Ochsner On Call: 1-800-231-5257.

How do I obtain a copy of my medical records?

For instructions on how to request copies of your child’s medical records, click here.

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