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Nemours duPont Pediatrics, Rockland Road

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Rainbow Module
1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington, DE 19803
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We offer a primary care pediatrician practice right in our Wilmington hospital.
Your child can see our pediatricians in the Rainbow Module of our Wilmington hospital.
Our pediatrician practice at our Wilmington hospital features exam rooms that are fun and welcoming.
Our Wilmington pediatricians, nurses and staff are friendly and experienced.
Hours of Operation

Hours of Operation


Monday: 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to noon (scheduled sick visits only)
Sunday: On call for emergencies only

Saturday scheduled sick visit location will be determined when appointment is made.


Complimentary Meet-and-Greet Appointments


After-Hours Calls

Call our office anytime, 24/7, to connect with a nurse who can help you manage your child's symptoms.


Other Services

Because this practice is located within our hospital, our full range of specialties is available, including:

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Important Numbers

Fax: (302) 651-5257
Poison Control: (800) 222-1222
Emergencies: 911

Why Choose Us

Why Choose Us


At Nemours duPont Pediatrics, Rockland Road, we see pediatric patients for primary care needs such as well-child checkups, sick visits and immunizations. We want to be your child's medical home within the hospital, so our practice provides well-coordinated, quality care with expanded hours for your convenience. Our services include:

  • integrated psychology
  • care for children with special and/or complex needs
  • kids in foster care (partnering with Delaware’s Department of Services for Children, Youth and Their Families to offer a medical home to foster children)
  • services for nutrition related diagnoses or concerns
  • social work assistance

Our office is located at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, which means you and your child have immediate access to on-site:

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Your Child's Patient-Centered Medical Home

Our practice has been awarded Patient-Centered Medical Home™ (PCMH) Level 3 Recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). As part of our “medical home,” your child's primary care provider leads a care team dedicated to addressing your child’s comprehensive health care needs — arranging care with other qualified professionals as needed. The care team may include our doctors and nurses, care coordinators, psychologists, social workers and/or lactation consultants.

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First Visit

A parent or legal guardian must accompany your child for the first visit. If a legal guardian rather than a parent accompanies your child, the guardian must bring guardianship and custody papers for your child to be seen.

Interpreter Services:

  • available for most languages
  • available for hearing impaired with advance notice 

Pediatric Residency Explained 

As a pediatric teaching hospital, our practice includes doctors who have finished medical school and are now in a three-year training program (called "residency") to become pediatricians. Nemours pediatricians (called "attending pediatricians") oversee the residents' work. Your child may have a resident who'll be their primary care provider (PCP). We expect that, over the course of three years, you'll form good relationships with your resident and attending pediatrician. When your resident PCP graduates, we'll assign a new resident PCP on the same day of the week so that you can continue your relationship with your attending pediatrician. And you can always request a specific PCP if you'd like.

Note: Residents are not listed here, but you can still call to make appointments with them.

Doctors & Care Teams

Doctors & Care Teams

Map & Directions

Map & Directions


We're located inside the Outpatient Entrance within duPont Hospital for Children (at the Rainbow Module).

Parking/Transportation

We offer free parking at the outpatient parking lot at duPont Hospital for Children. Valet parking is a flat fee of $5 (unless a handicapped tag is present, then there is no charge).

Locations & Services

Children can get the full spectrum of pediatric care through our extensive network.

Office Policies

Lab results will be reported within 48 hours of reception. All paperwork has a 5-business-day turnaround time, with no out-of-pocket-cost for form completion. "Sick" phone calls will be returned within one hour, and MyNemours messages within 24 hours. Medication refills will be addressed within 24 hours.

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24/7 Online Doctor Visits

See a Nemours pediatrician for minor illnesses and injuries 365 days a year with on demand doctor visits. Access a live video chat from your mobile device or computer.

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