Pediatrics

Your children deserve to have access to the best healthcare possible. At Jupiter Medical Center our renowned pediatric team works day and night to provide pediatric care of the highest quality. The De George Pediatric Unit is a family-centered environment offering compassionate care. We have partnered with Nicklaus Children’s Hospital to create a team of highly experienced and compassionate specialists to provide leading pediatric care.

Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – the Mastroianni Family Pediatric Emergency Department at Jupiter Medical Center is here for your little one when the unexpected happens. Our Emergency Department staff is skilled and trained to care for children. Our ER team assists thousands of youngsters each year—nursing them back from illness and injury, while making them feel comfortable and safe.

About Us

When two renowned healthcare providers come together to provide world class pediatric care, it's a winning combination. The partnership between Jupiter Medical Center and Nicklaus Children's Hospital ensures that your child receives the best pediatric care.

The De George Pediatric Unit, the De George Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and the Mastroianni Family Emergency Department are staffed with highly skilled physicians and nurses who provide advanced and compassionate care 24/7. For the best care for your child, choose the most trusted experts in South Florida.

At Jupiter Medical Center, our pediatric care services include:‚Äč

  • Pediatric Inpatient Care We provide hospital-based pediatric services in our community, alleviating the stress and financial burden of leaving the area for treatment. The De George Pediatric Unit is a family-centered environment offering compassionate care.
  • Pediatric Therapy Our pediatric therapy program includes both inpatient services, which are offered in-hospital, as well as outpatient care available at the hospital’s main campus. Our speech-language pathologists and occupational and physical therapists provide specialized treatment in a family centered environment. Each program is individualized to each child’s challenge.
  • Pediatric Imaging Our imaging services, including pediatric MRI, are nationally accredited. So you can rest assured your child is receiving the highest standards for quality and safety with the lowest doses of radiation available. We also offer sedation during an MRI with a Pediatric Anesthesiologist to ensure your child lies still and remains comfortable for the scan. We are proud to be designated an “Image Gently” facility by the American College of Radiology.
  • Pediatric Emergency Services The Mastroianni Family Pediatric Emergency Department is a separate wing with dedicated pediatric physicians and nurses available 24/7. We treat thousands of youngsters each year—nursing them back to health from illness and injury, while making them feel comfortable and safe. We also provide innovative Telehealth technology, enabling Nicklaus Children’s Hospital specialists to interact with our physicians and patients to discuss images and lab results, and capture vital assessment information in real time.
  • Pediatric Surgery Services - Our surgical facilities and equipment are specifically designed for children. The De George Pediatric Unit features two state-of-the-art pediatric operating rooms offering a wide array of services.
  • Diabetes Education - Our qualified staff offers diabetes education customized to the unique needs of each patient and family.

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