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Partner with a developmental-behavioral pediatrician at Essentia Health in Duluth, Minnesota, to support healthy growth, behavior, and learning. You can trust our knowledgeable specialist to provide personalized care and identify helpful resources.
A developmental behavioral pediatrician is a pediatrician with advanced training in the physical, emotional, behavioral and social development of children.
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If you’re concerned about your child’s development, talk to your child’s primary care doctor or pediatrician. He or she may refer you to our developmental-behavioral pediatrician at Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 1st Street Building.
Our pediatric developmental specialist will get to know your child through an individualized evaluation that uses games and activities to assess:
You and other people in your child’s life may provide additional information.
Count on the professionals at Essentia to help your family better understand your child’s needs, answer questions, and work with you to find the best treatment options. Your child’s care plan may include:
Benefit from Essentia’s team-based approach, which brings together your child’s primary care doctor or pediatrician with the right specialists to address the unique needs of your child.
Essentia’s team can work with staff at your child’s school and give recommendations so your child can succeed.
You’ll need a referral from your child's primary care provider for this service.