General & Adolescent Pediatrician
Pediatrician’s Location: Morton
Phone: (601) 732-2382
Dr. Sylvia Wingo is a Board Eligible general pediatrician. Following college at Oklahoma Baptist University, Dr. Wingo completed medical school at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine – Tulsa in the spring of 1990. She then completed a residency in general pediatrics also at OU COM-Tulsa in 1993. Dr. Wingo practiced with Warren Clinics Pediatrics group in Stillwater, OK, for approximately eight years after completing residency.
In 2001, Dr. Wingo left Warren Clinics to work with her family with the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention as career missionaries in South America. She worked with native Bolivians in the Andes of Bolivia for over six years, then worked with residents in poverty-stricken areas of smaller cities in Brazil for over four years before returning to the USA.
Dr. Wingo worked in general pediatrics in a community health center for two years before joining Children’s International Pediatrics. She enjoys all of general pediatrics, but takes special interest in helping parents learn how to better the lives of children and their entire families. Seeing children grow and thrive fuels her enthusiasm for her career. In her free time, Dr. Wingo enjoys playing games with her family, making popcorn on the stove, and really amateur photography.
- Favorite Quote:
- “Ni regret du passe, Ni peur de l’avenir”
- Most Inspired By:
- Nelson “Madiba” Mandela, Mahatma Gandhi, and Erasmus, but most of all my family.
- Favorite Color:
- Depends on my mood
- Favorite Cartoon:
- Olaf from Frozen
- Favorite Food:
- Anything exotic (Andrew Zimmern is one of his heroes): raw if need to be, but if possible not alive.
- Favorite Movie:
- Lord of the Rings
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 Baton Rouge, 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 today to schedule an appointment with a pediatrician at one of our clinics.
Family-Centered Pediatric Clinics
At Children’s International in Baton Rouge, 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.
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 or call anytime during clinic hours to make an appointment with a pediatrician at one of our clinics.