At Children’s International Pediatrics in Hammond, we have both the children’s and their parent’s best interests at heart. Our office provides a relaxing atmosphere with entertaining waiting rooms and state-of-the-art equipment. 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 | Hammond

1828 West Thomas St.
Hammond, LA 70401

Phone: (985) 419-2250
Fax: (985) 419-2252

Pediatric Clinic Hours

Monday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Medicaid & Private Insurance Accepted

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Children's International Pediatrics

Pediatrician in Hammond, LA

Pediatric Services

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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).

Pediatric Clinic Providers & Staff

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Sherry Mitchell, APRN, CPNP-PC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Sherry Mitchell is a Board-Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Certified Lactation Consult from Covington. She has been in the nursing profession since 2001. She completed graduate training at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2012. She recently separated from the Air Force after 10+ years where she spent her entire career proving health care to military children. She has worked in the PICU, NICU, ER and general pediatrics. Sherry has always had a passion for working with children and making an impact in their overall health. She also has 2 children- a son and a daughter.


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Stephanie Ford, APRN, CPNP-PC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Stephanie Ford is a board certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner who has been in the Nursing profession for more than twenty years. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from Florida State University and her Master’s Degree in Child Health Nursing at the the University of South Alabama in 1999. Stephanie recently retired from the United States Navy after serving twenty years where she spent her entire Navy career providing health care to military children. She was stationed in San Diego,California; Dallas, Texas; Pensacola, Florida; Washington D.C.; Beaufort, South Carolina; Guam and had the opportunity to travel to several countries such as Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Bali, and Singapore, just to name a few. With backgrounds in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Child Abuse, and Children with Developmental Delays, she has vast work experience in various Pediatric departments. Stephanie also has an interest in Pediatric Obesity and Childhood Mental Health and loves to work with children of all ages. Stephanie joined Children’s International Medical Group® in December 2010 and has three wonderful children.

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Pediatric Office Manager

Kerensa Davis was born and raised in Franklinton, Louisiana. She currently lives in Hammond where she works as the manager for the CIMG Hammond North Clinic. Kerensa has an Associate’s Degree in General Studies- with a focus in Psychology. She has been in the Medical Field since 1994. She has a vast amount of experience as it relates to Clerical , Clinical and Administrative Functions of Medical Practices. She has additional training in Practice Workflow Management, Administrative Assistance, and Medical Assistance.

Kerensa has one daughter and feels that she has been blessed by God with such a great gift late in life. Having always dreamed of having a large family, she says that by working in pediatrics she gets to live that dream in a different way!

Who We Are

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 in Hammond, we have both the children’s and their parent’s best interests at heart, our office provides a relaxing atmosphere with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. 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 in Hammond, LA, 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.