Dr. Getts Retires

Covenant Pediatrics and Dr. Alan Getts are both happy and sad to announce that Dr. Getts will be retiring from his pediatric practice at the end of this month. In fact, due to a Memorial Day week vacation, Dr. Getts‚Äô last day at the Grovetown oÔ¨Éce will be May 24th. Dr. Getts has been a…

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Parent to Parent of Georgia

Covenant Pediatrics has become aware of ‚ÄúParent to Parent of Georgia.‚ÄĚ This is a family support organization for any Georgia family confronting medical or developmental challenges in their children. This is a great place to connect with other families facing similar challenges and/or just to learn better ways to help with medical, educational and social…

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Pediatric Care

Lactation Consult with Carlee Leopard, CPNP

We are excited to announce we now have a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner on staff,¬†who is also a¬†Certified¬†Lactation Counselor!¬† A Lactation Counselor is¬†a professional breastfeeding specialist trained to teach¬†mothers how to feed their baby. She can help if you¬†are experiencing¬†breastfeeding problems, such as uncomfortable positioning,¬†latching difficulties, painful nursing, babies who aren’t gaining enough weight,¬†or low milk…

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Yearly Well Child Checks are IMPORTANT!

Have you ever wondered why you need to bring your child to the doctor every year even after they have received all their childhood immunizations? It may be unclear why annual Well Child Checks are important. Your child isn’t¬†growing as fast and you probably have fewer questions about¬†his/her development!¬† Some camp and sports activities require…

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