At Southern Maine Health Care, we know children of all ages deserve special attention. We offer child-friendly care designed to make all of our patients feel comfortable. We are committed to providing high-quality pediatric health care for infants, kids, teens and young adults.
Choosing the right provider for your child
SMHC pediatrics offers a FREE meet and greet with any of our providers, to help you choose the best health care professional for your child. Please call us to schedule an appointment.
SMHC offers multiple options for pediatric care.
- Same-day appointments
- After-hours care - calls answered by pediatric nurses and a pediatrician on call
- Weekend Clinic - by appointment for SMHC pediatric patients. Saturday and Sunday, 8 am to noon at 9 Healthcare Drive in Biddeford.
- Walk-In Care - four convenient locations, open 7 days.
- Emergency Care - at our Medical Centers in Biddeford and Sanford, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
SMHC also partners with Maine Medical Center and the Barbara Bush Children's Hospital to provide the latest in pediatric care for children with the most serious medical conditions. Through MaineHealth, we all share the same electronic medical record so your provider will be able to access your child's health record from any of these locations.
MyChart - The MaineHealth Patient Portal
MyChart is a secure, online tool that lets you connect with your child's care team. Using a computer, tablet or smart phone, you can:
- Send a non-urgent message to your child's provider
- Request a prescription refill
- Schedule appointments
- View their immunization history
- And much more!
Comprehensive, Specialized Care
SMHC's highly-trained pediatric providers offer specialized care from infancy into young adulthood, including:
- Well-child check ups
- Lactation support
- Fluoride varnish, as part of the First Tooth Program
- Sports physicals
- Routine immunizations
- Care management of complex childhood conditions
- ADHD consultations
- Adolescent care
- Mental health support