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Pediatric Primary Care, Amherst

Departments related to this location: Pediatrics

More About Pediatrics

We’re moving!
Starting Dec. 7, we’ll be located in the new Akron Children’s Health Center at 47185 Cooper Foster Park Road in Amherst.                              

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  • Akron Children's Hospital Pediatrics, Amherst
  • Mercy Health - Bitar Medical Center
  • 5940 Oak Point Road, Suite E
  • Lorain, Ohio 44053
  • Fax: 440-282-1614

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440-282-1941 Appointments:
330-543-2778

Hours

Tuesday : 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday : 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Phones turn off 30 minutes before the office closes.

High Call Volume
The Akron Children’s Appointment Center is receiving an increased number of calls, causing parents to wait on hold for longer lengths of time. We apologize that your wait may be longer than anticipated. Your child's care is our top priority, and we are actively working to improve the process for our valued patients and families. Thank you for your patience as we answer calls and care for every child who comes through our doors.

If you have a MyChart, account remember you can schedule appointments online 24/7. If you don’t have MyChart, click here to request access.

COVID-19 vaccines
Vaccines are available for kids ages 12 and older. 

COVID-19 updates
To keep our families and staff safe, please review these guidelines before arriving for an appointment.

  • Visitor restrictions: The patient and up to 2 healthy adults are permitted.
  • Arrive wearing a mask: Everyone but kids under age 2 and those with sensory issues should wear masks or face coverings. Cloth masks are permitted. We will provide a mask if you don't have one.
  • Temperature screening: We are taking temperatures on all visitors.
  • Mobile Check-in: If your child's medical record has your mobile phone number and you have texting capabilities, you’ll receive a text before your child’s appointment arrival time. Click the link when you reach our office - and please wait in your car until we text you again to let you know it's time to come inside.

Free telehealth provider interviews
Expectant parents can interview primary care providers in person or with a virtual visit. Please call the office for an appointment.

Meet Our Doctors / Providers:

Physicians/Providers:

Rashmi Shekhawat, MD

Pediatrician

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