Strada Patient Care Center

About Pediatric Specialists

The level of care and specialized treatment options that we provide for teens, children and infants is unmatched in the region. Our Pediatric Specialists clinic offers care to children and adolescents with health conditions related to endocrinology, gastroenterology, infectious diseases, cardiology, nephrology, autism and developmental issues, sickle cell, genetics, and cancer.

Hours of operation are Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

USA College of Medicine

Our physicians are also educators in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. Visit the Department of Pediatrics to learn about its academic mission and residency program.

Services Offered at Pediatric Specialists Clinic

Our Pediatrics Specialists Clinic includes multiple departments offering a wide range of pediatrics services.

Adolescent Medicine

USA Health specialists provide care to adolescents for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), gynecological health, acne and more in a clinic designed especially for them.

Pediatric Cardiology

vascular (blood vessel) system. We were the first clinic in Alabama to be granted a three-year term of accreditation in echocardiography. Echocardiography is a noninvasive ultrasound used to evaluate heart structure and function and detect congenital heart defects.

Pediatric Developmental Medicine

Our specialists treat pediatric issues related to behavior and development, including developmental delays, autism, cerebral palsy and other conditions. The USA Regional Autism Network is one of four designated autism centers in Alabama. Our pediatricians work with a speech therapist, physical therapist, occupational therapist and psychologists to diagnose developmental conditions.

Pediatric Endocrinology

USA Health pediatric endocrinologists treat children with conditions of the thyroid, pituitary gland and adrenal gland, as well as Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. We also evaluate bone and calcium metabolism, as well as puberty and sexual differentiation.

Pediatric Digestive Health

Pediatric gastroenterologists treat childhood digestive health issues including celiac and Crohn's disease, milk and food allergies, acid reflux, and other conditions related to the esophagus, stomach, liver and intestines. We see patients from birth to 17 years old.

Pediatric Genetics

USA Health offers comprehensive genetic evaluation and counseling for children affected by birth defects, growth and skeletal abnormalities, or a family history of genetic disorders. Patients are usually referred by primary care physicians or pediatric specialists. Complementary studies are often needed and may include imaging techniques and genetic laboratory analysis.

Pediatric Cancer Care

USA Health physicians treat childhood cancers, as well as blood disorders such as hemophilia and sickle cell disease. We treat various types of cancers including leukemia, lymphoma and brain tumors.

Pediatric Infectious Disease

Our clinic is attended by physicians who are board certified in pediatric infectious disease. We treat a wide variety of conditions including fevers of unknown origin, pediatric HIV/AIDS and antibiotic-resistant infections such as MRSA. In addition, we provide vaccinations for children and adolescents traveling abroad.

Pediatric Nephrology

We treat children with conditions related to the kidneys including chronic renal disease, kidney failure, blood or protein in the urine, high blood pressure, kidney infections and lupus.

Pediatric Sickle Cell Care

USA Health physicians who are board-certified in pediatric hematology and oncology work with pediatric and adolescent patients with sickle cell disease and treat this blood disorder so that children can experience a normal childhood and healthy life.

Other specialized healthcare services offered for pediatric patients at Strada Patient Care Center also include:

Autism Diagnostic Clinic

At the Autism Diagnostic Clinic, we diagnose and provide educational outreach to patients and their families. Services include:

  • Medical assessments to evaluate health-related conditions
  • Cognitive evaluation to determine current developmental level of functioning
  • Speech and language evaluation for assessing communication level
  • Autism diagnostic observation schedules (ADOSs) to observe social skills and communication abilities during play sessions
  • Assistance with community resources to assist the family in obtaining appropriate community services
  • Consultation by affiliated specialists with expertise in autism-related conditions

Learn more about USA's Regional Autism Network.

Child Abuse and Neglect (C.A.N. Clinic)

At the C.A.N. clinic, located in the Strada Patient Care Center, we see patients by referral only. To report suspected child abuse or neglect, contact the Mobile County Department of Human Resources, (251) 450-7018. To request for a child to be evaluated, call the Child Advocacy Center at (251) 432-1101 and ask for Ms. Westry.

Pediatric Healthy Life Center

This center offers a comprehensive program focused on the prevention of diabetes and cardiovascular disease in children and young adults. The Healthy Life Center focuses on the care of patients with lipid disorders, obesity and all associated complications such as diabetes, hypertension and obstructive sleep apnea.

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Parking & Directions

Our Pediatric Specialists are located in the in the Strada Patient Care Center in Suites 1D, 1E, 1F.

1601 Center Street
Suite 1D, 1E, 1F
Mobile, AL 36604
P: (251) 410-5437
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Amenities at the Pediatrics Specialists Clinic

This clinic offers free parking and complimentary Wi-Fi to patients and their guests.

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Celebrate Hope is the signature gala for USA Health Mitchell Cancer Institute. Held the Thursday before Thanksgiving each year, the event features dishes by local chefs paired with wine and craft beer, as well as live entertainment. Since its inception, Celebrate Hope has generated $3.1 million for cancer research. This year's Presenting Sponsor is the USA Foundation.


Med School Café is a free community lecture series sponsored by the USA Health Physicians Group. Each month, faculty from the USA College of Medicine share their expertise on a specific medical condition, providing insight on the latest treatment available.


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