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
Sorting out the good information from the bad information can be difficult, especially on the internet. This list is intended to help guide you to websites that are reliable and accurate. General pediatric sites Kids Health sponsored by the Nemours Foundation. Well-written articles for parents, and special areas for children and teens. KidsGrowth. A 'filing cabinet' of resources and references for parents. American Academy of Pediatrics. Free online information about safety, immunizations, and child development. You can also order books and videos about children's health written and endorsed by board-certified pediatricians. Health Topics: Infants and Children at the Centers for Disease Control. Articles on common illnesses, development, and safety. Children's Health Medical Library at medem.com. Articles on common children's health topics, written and approved by leading medical societies, such as the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Medical... View more