At Children’s International in Bogalusa, our pediatricians and staff have both the children’s and their parent’s best interests at heart. Our pediatric clinic provides a relaxing atmosphere for our patients as they receive care. Your child deserves the best pediatric care possible and Children’s International is Here For You. Call Now to schedule an appointment with a pediatrician or nurse practitioner.

Pediatric Clinic Location:

626 Superior Ave
Bogalusa, LA 70427

Phone: (985) 730-6670
Fax: (844) 863-6546

Pediatric Clinic Hours

Monday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

After Hours:
Monday: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Telehealth Video Visits Now Available!

Medicaid & Private Insurance Accepted


Cynthia Kennedy
Cynthia Kennedy
We have been going here for 9 years.Our girls get great care here. We have no complaints. The staff and doctors are the best.
Ida Warren
Ida Warren
pratik amin
pratik amin
Always great staff and dr.
Peggy Mizell
Peggy Mizell
They are all respectful! The entire staff! They always make sure you understand everything! Really great with my grandson!
Mary May
Mary May
My 1st time visiting clinic, and the quality and speed of service was AWESOME!! I'm used to waiting at least 30-45 after arrival before going back... to a room, and then a few more minutes before the Dr comes in. Great Job!!read more
Maricruz Hernandez
Maricruz Hernandez
Great Doctors & Friendly Staff! Highly recommended!
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Children's International Pediatrics

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Annual Well Visits

Children grow rapidly, requiring periodic check-ups to oversee developmental progress and identify any underlying health complications that may be present.

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Sick Visits

Throughout childhood, children get sick and it’s important that you bring your child in to see us as soon as possible so we can provide your child with immediate, thorough care to help them feel better quickly.

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Sports Physicals

Sports physicals are preventative screenings routinely used to verify a patient’s physical health and ability to safely participate in athletic activity.

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Nutrition Counseling

At Children’s International, we believe in treating the whole person – not just a disease. Preventative care is a foundational part of our practice.

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Millions of children and adults across the country suffer from Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

Bogalusa Pediatric Clinic Providers & Staff

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George Cowan D.O.

General Pediatrician

Dr. George Cowan is a licensed pediatrician that brings decades of experience to the table when providing care for his patients. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1982. He then went on to receive postgraduate training with an internship at Doctors Hospital in Georgie and then with a pediatric residency at LSU Department of Pediatrics.

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Abigail Cochran, APRN, FNP

Family Nurse Practitioner 

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Maria Hernandez

Pediatric Office Manager

Maria Hernandez has worked at the Bogalusa clinic since 2015 and was promoted to manager in 2020. She has lived in Bogalusa since she moved from California at the age of 10. She is a 2013 graduate of Bogalusa High School. Maria married her best friend Fernando Hernandez in 2016. Together they have a 3-year-old who is their pride and joy. Maria’s hobbies include traveling, shopping, and spending time with family. Her favorite kids’ movies are Cinderella and Selena, and her favorite superhero is Gotham’s dark knight, Batman! Maria’s favorite quote is, “Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there’s so much to smile about.” -Marilyn Monroe

About Children’s International Pediatrics in Bogalusa, LA

Are you looking for a pediatrician near you that accepts both Medicaid and private insurance? Then you’ve found the right pediatric clinic to care for your child! We are more than just a pediatric clinic; we are a family committed to providing our patients with the best pediatric care available. At Children’s International Medical Group, we have both the children’s and their parent’s best interests at heart. We promote physical and emotional well-being through comprehensive and personalized medical care and maintain an active role in each of the communities we serve. Call anytime during clinic hours to schedule an appointment with a pediatrician or nurse practitioner.

Family-Centered Pediatric Clinics

At Children’s International Medical Group, healthcare is synonymous with family. Once you and your child walk through the clinic doors, you are home and we are here to take care of you the same way we would take care of our own family members.

Comprehensive Care

We offer a large variety of preventative, primary, and specialty care services to ensure that your child receives thorough health care. For more information about the comprehensive medical services we offer, see our pediatric services page.

Mission Statement

We are committed to making a difference in your child’s life by offering exceptional patient care in a nurturing and professional environment to our patients, parents, and the communities we serve.

Our Vision

Our vision is to be the number one choice for pediatric services.