Sutter Delta Medical Center - Directory of Services

Pediatric Services

Sutter Delta Medical Center provides pediatric services to patients who range from newborn through age 17 on our fourth floor pediatric wing. The department team includes specially trained nurses and pediatric physicians.

Doctor holding toddlerOur hospital provides 24/7 pediatric coverage for inpatients admitted to the hospital and management of premature infants in the Level II neonatal intensive care unit. We also provide outpatient rehabilitation services including physical, occupational and speech therapy overseen by California Children Services Paneled therapists.

Treatments and Procedures Are Available For:

  • Appendectomy
  • Acute life-threatening event (ALTE)
  • Allergic reactions
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Cellulitis
  • Circumcision
  • Croup
  • Dehydration
  • Febrile seizures
  • Fractures
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Hyperbilirubinemia (jaundice)
  • Mild respiratory distress
  • MRSA
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pertussis
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapy
  • Pneumonia
  • Sepsis
  • TNA (tonsil and adenoidectomy)
  • Urinary tract infection

Choosing a Pediatrician

Use this checklist of questions to help choose the right pediatrician for your child:

Do you participate in my health plan?
What are your office hours?
How are emergencies handled?
Where did you train?
Are you board certified?
Who covers for you when you are sick or on vacation?
How long does it take to get an appointment?
With which hospital are you affiliated?

You also should ask yourself some questions:

Is the office conveniently located?
Will your child like the doctor?
Does the doctor listen and answer questions?
Do you like and trust this person?

To Learn More

To find a Delta physician, visit thedoctorforyou.com or call 925-779-3654 for more information about pediatric services.