For Appointments: (302) 422-4559
Fax: (302) 422-4082
Hours: Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
After Hours Calls: Call our office 24/7, to connect with a nurse who can help you manage your child's symptoms.
About Our Pediatric Primary Care Services
Nemours duPont Pediatrics, Milford conveniently located in Teal Creek Plaza, offers quality, compassionate primary pediatric care to children in Kent and Sussex counties. From your very first appointment, you’ll feel right at home, because that’s our promise: to care for all children as our very own.
Nemours duPont Pediatrics, Milford has been awarded Patient Centered Medical Home™ Level 3 Recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). This award recognizes the site's ability to provide enhanced care coordination and communication with patients and their families, leading to safer and better care.
Signs, Symptoms and Illnesses We See
In addition to providing well-child, preventive care like immunizations (vaccines) and health screenings, we treat children with a variety of routine illnesses and conditions, including common symptoms and illnesses such as (but, of course, not limited to):
When Your Child Needs a Specialist
We’re backed by renowned Nemours pediatric specialists who treat nearly every condition (including, pediatric cardiology, urology, pulmonology, orthopedics, psychiatry) at our specialty care outpatient locations throughout the Delaware Valley and at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Del.
Making Your Appointment
Nemours duPont Pediatrics provides primary pediatric care for newborns, children and teens throughout Delaware Valley, southeast Pennsylvania and South New Jersey. With 11 offices in Delaware and two in Pennsylvania, our physicians and advanced practice nurses offer the best in preventive, routine and sick child care in a family-centered environment.
You don’t need a referral to make an appointment at Nemours duPont Pediatrics, just call the office. When you call, we’ll collect some information such as:
- your child’s name and address
- date of birth
- parent phone numbers (home and cell)
- insurance information (including parent social security numbers)
- photo ID
- medical and pharmacy insurance cards
- preferred pharmacy name and phone number
- names and dosage of all medications, including over-the-counter medication, your child is currently taking
- guardianship and custody papers, if a legal guardian rather than a parent accompanies your child
- Patient Registration (PDF)
- Patient Presents Without Legal Guardian (PDF)
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Note: A parent or legal guardian must be with a child for a first visit.
Resources for Patients & Families
Children should be seen for “well-child” check-ups to make sure they’re growing up healthy at:
- 1 to 3 days of birth for breastfed newborns
- within the first 2 weeks after birth
- 1 month
- 2 months
- 4 months
- 6 months
- 9 months
- 1 year
- 15 months
- 18 months
- 2 years
- 2½ years
- 3 years
- 4 years
- around every birthday every year after that
At each visit, we’ll check your child’s growth, development, overall health and give any recommended routine immunizations.