The Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine provides healthcare to attain optimal physical, mental, social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. The Department includes employed physicians and healthcare providers as well as community physicians who participate in our teaching programs.
Among our faculty and the community physicians, we provide care in the fields of adolescent medicine and gynecology, child and adolescent psychiatry, child abuse pediatrics, cystic fibrosis, dermatology, developmental-behavioral pediatrics, eating disorders, general pediatrics, medicine-pediatrics, neurodevelopmental pediatrics, neonatology, newborn nursery hospital care, pediatric allergy & immunology, pediatric cardiology, pediatric critical care, pediatric dentistry, pediatric emergency medicine, pediatric endocrinology, pediatric gastroenterology, pediatric hematology-oncology, pediatric hospitalist care, pediatric neurology, pediatric orthopedics, pediatric otolaryngology, pediatric pulmonology, pediatric radiology, pediatric rheumatology and immunology, pediatric surgery, psychology, and sports medicine. The faculty also provide specific expertise in pediatric chronic illness, pediatric multi-specialty care clinics, and neurodevelopmental pediatrics.
At the WMU Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine Clinics on the Oakland Drive Campus, the Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine provides about 25,000 annual patient visits in various areas of general pediatrics and its subspecialties. The clinic faculty are supported by skilled pediatric nurses.
The Pediatric Clinic (as part of the WMU Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine primary care clinics) has achieved national recognition as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) designation through the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and The Joint Commission (TJC). Our physicians have hospital privileges at both Borgess Medical Center and at Bronson Methodist Hospital. Parents may make an appointment for their children to one of the pediatric clinics by calling 269.337.6400
Donald Greydanus, MD, FAAP, FSAM (Emeritus), FIAP (HON), DrHC (Athens)
Founding Chair, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine