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Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Pediatric Department is dedicated to caring for the unique needs of children. We focus on working with parents to ensure the health and safety of the children we care for. Our board certified Pediatricians provide medical care for children of all ages and stages of growth from infancy to 18.


Services

  • Preventative medicine and routine health care
  • Developmental and learning disabilities
  • Pediatric urgent care; evenings, weekends and holidays
  • Adolescent medicine
  • Sports medicine and physicals

Our Pediatric Department

Our pediatric department consists of 13 pediatricians and experienced pediatric nurses at seven convenient locations. Nurses are available at 8am Monday through Friday to schedule appointments. Appropriate appointment time is reserved by each doctor for emergencies. In the event your doctor is unavailable, you may be offered an appointment with another pediatrician. 
 

Office Hours

Office hours are 8am - 5pm Monday through Friday. Patients are seen by appointment during office hours. It is expected that patients keep appointments. If you must cancel an appointment, please give at least 24 hours notice. See our Deaconess Clinic location page for phone numbers and directions.


Deaconess Clinic Pediatric After-Hours

Pediatric After-Hours appointments are available for ill children needing immediate care by calling 812-426-9771.

  • 6pm - 8pm Monday through Friday
  • 10am - 3pm Saturday and Sunday
  • Hours may be adjusted on holidays and during flu season


Emergencies

Emergency calls between 9pm - 8am on weeknights and 4pm-8am on weekends are answered by the pediatrician or pediatric registered nurse on call.

Non-Emergency Questions

The pediatric nurses are very knowledgeable about pediatric health care and are available to assist you in the management of your child's health. Please call to discuss non-emergency health care concerns during office hours.  Nursing advice available 24 hours per day.
 

Meet our Expert Doctors

James Connors, MDMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Gateway Health Center
4233 Gateway Boulevard, Newburgh, IN 47630, 812/426-9510

W. Michael Crecelius, MDMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Mt. Pleasant
8600 N. Kentucky Ave., Evansville, IN 47725, 812/479-6909

Kathryn Ekstrom, MD

Pediatrics, Internal Medicine

Deaconess Clinic Morganfield
1700 US Highway 60 West, Morganfield, KY 42437, 270/389-0031

Rachel Farmer, MD

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Henderson-Pediatrics
1035 N. Elm St., Henderson, KY 42420, 270/827-4596

Nancy Grauso-Eby, DOMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic West
545 S. Boehne Camp Rd., Evansville, IN 47712, 812/426-9480

Julie Hurlock, MDMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Gateway Pediatrics
4111 Gateway Boulevard, Newburgh, IN 47630, 812/853-5300

Jenelle Justak, DOMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Gateway Pediatrics
4111 Gateway Boulevard, Newburgh, IN 47630, 812/853-5300

Taniza Karim, MDMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Boonville
3355 Liberty Blvd., Boonville, IN 47601, 812/853-7635

Dorianne Marx, MDMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic West
545 S Boehne Camp Road, Evansville, IN 47712, 812/426-9480

Barry Phillips, MDMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Gateway Pediatrics
4111 Gateway Boulevard, Newburgh, IN 47630, 812/853-5300

Pamela Rogers, MDMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Gateway Pediatrics
4111 Gateway Boulevard, Newburgh, IN 47630, 812/853-5300

D. Bruce Shelton, MDMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Gateway Health Center
4233 Gateway Boulevard, Newburgh, IN 47630, 812/426-9510

Capri Weyer, MDMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Gateway Physician Center
4133 Gateway Blvd, Ste 250, Newburgh, IN 47630, 812/853-5671

Bruce Williams, MDMyChart

Pediatrics

Deaconess Clinic Gateway Physician Center
4133 Gateway Boulevard, Suite 250, Newburgh, IN 47630, 812/853-5671