At Children’s International Pediatrics in Franklinton, we have both the children’s and their parent’s best interests at heart. Our pediatric clinic provides a relaxing atmosphere for our patients while they wait and 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.

Pediatrician | Franklinton

2401 Washington St.
Franklinton, LA 70438

Phone: (985) 795-2228
Fax: (844) 883-2537

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:
Wednesday:  5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Telehealth Video Visits Now Available!

 

Medicaid & Private Insurance Accepted

Google Reviews of Our Pediatric Clinic

Jenny McCarty
Jenny McCarty
00:30 13 May 22
Wonderful staff. Every employee is so kind. And Dwan Long is great at what she does and you can tell she really genuinely cares for her patients.
Dawn Mazza
Dawn Mazza
23:15 08 Apr 22
just moved to Louisiana and was looking for a place to bring my daughter. found this paediatrics on google, was very nervous with not knowing the... area well , but i’m very happy with the location and staff. very friendly. works quick upon appointment times. i even had a problem at the pharmacy and they were very helpful on helping the pharmacy get my daughters prescription. highly recommend to anyone with children.read more
Katie Simoneaux
Katie Simoneaux
05:27 16 Nov 21
Dr long is an amazing children's doctor. Staff very friendly and nice . Office is always clean. Never ever have i had a problem at this clinic. Dr... long will explain everything to you . My children have been seeing dr long for 6 years now and refuses to see any other doctor.read more
Amanda Callais
Amanda Callais
03:05 08 Sep 21
Brought my son in today to see MrsDwan and she knew exactly what was wrong with him. The staff are very friendly and the clinic is always cleaned.
Stephanie Garrett
Stephanie Garrett
17:15 02 Jun 21
i love the experience dwan gives every visit she always professional understanding and pays attention to the needs of my children their safety and... health is so important to her and you can see it when you visit thanks for all you do dwan for our childrenread more
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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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ADD/ADHD

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

Franklinton Pediatric Clinic Providers & Staff

pediatrician in Franklinton LA Dwan Long

Dwan Williams Long, APRN, CPNP-PC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Dwan W. Long is a board certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner from Franklinton, Louisiana. She attended Xavier University for one year, and went on to receive her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2005.

Shortly after graduating, and due to the effects of Hurricane Katrina, she moved to Houston, Texas, and worked as a Bone Marrow Transplant Nurse at Texas Children’s Hospital for 5 years. At the end of 2010, Dwan returned to her hometown of Franklinton, LA and completed her internship at Children’s International Medical Group®. One year later, in December of 2011, she graduated from the University of South Alabama, receiving her Master’s Degree in Nursing as a Pediatric Nurse practitioner. Once she became board certified, Dwan was the first Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at Slidell Memorial Hospital in Slidell, LA working with Dr. Hernandez.

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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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Amanda Callais

Pediatric Office Manager

Amanda Callais was born and raised in New Orleans, LA and currently living in Franklinton, LA. Amanda went to Gretna Career College in 2005 and graduated as a Certified Medical Assistant. She worked at Westcare Medical in Marrero for 7 years. Amanda then moved to the North Shore where she started working for Dr. Kluchin for 8 years. She started with Children’s International Medical Group in June of 2018 as the Franklinton Clinic Office Manager. Amanda loves to sing on her worship team and going to Church. Amanda has been married for 14 years to her high school sweetheart and has a son.

About Children’s International Pediatrics in Franklinton, LA

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 (Franklinton), 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 (Franklinton), 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.