About Plateau Pediatrics
Located in Crossville, Tennessee, we are excited about helping serve the health care needs of Cumberland County children. Our three board-certified pediatricians and board-certified pediatric nurse practitioner care for young people from birth until age 21, marriage, or pregnancy. We provide comprehensive medical home services, including:
  • Well-baby and well-child exams
  • Daycare, school, sports, and camp physicals
  • Same-day appointments for sick and injured children
  • Management of chronic childhood illnesses
  • Primary care for children with special needs
  • All required (and some optional) vaccines
  • Nutrition counseling with a registered dietitian
  • Breastfeeding support services
  • Hearing, vision, developmental, and behavioral screening
  • Inpatient care at Cumberland Medical Center for children requiring hospitalization
  • Coordination of tests and services (physical therapy, MRI)
  • Coordination of referral care for children requiring pediatric subspecialists
  • An on-call physician available by phone 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
What are some healthy snacks for children? Almonds Apples Avocado Bananas Blueberries, fresh or frozen Canned tuna or salmon Carrot sticks Cheerios Cherries Corn Low-fat or fat-free cottage cheese Cucumber Whole grain English muffin Fruit smoothie made with fat-free yogurt Granola Grapes Hard-boiled egg Low-fat, no-butter popcorn Whole grain melba toast crackers Mushrooms Nuts Olives Peaches, fresh, frozen, or canned in fruit juice Pears Plums Shelled pumpkin seeds Radishes Rice cakes Shredded wheat Snow or Sugar peas Animal crackers Applesauce Baked, whole-grain tortilla chips with salsa Broccoli or cauliflower florets Cantaloupe Celery sticks Low-fat cheese cubes Reduced-salt Chex mix Grapefruit halves Green beans Kiwis Mangoes Skim or 1% milk with Ovaltine Nectarines Oatmeal, no-sugar added Oranges Peanut butter and crackers Pickles Sliced red peppers Strawberr... View more