We are able to do many medical procedures here in the office.
Some of these include:

  •      Vision and hearing screens
  •      Nebulizer treatments for asthma
  •      Tympanometry – assessing for fluid behind the eardrum
  •      Ear wax removal
  •      Foreign body removal from ears, nose, etc.
  •      Burn care
  •      Incision and drainage of wounds
  •      Cauterizing oozing belly buttons
  •      Reduction of dislocated elbows
  •      Ear piercing

Many lab tests are performed at Potomac Pediatrics. These include:

  • Blood tests for anemia, cholesterol, lead levels and other problems
  • Strep cultures of the throat and other body parts
  • Urine tests for infection, diabetes or other kidney problems
  • Nasal swabs for flu tests and RSV
  • Stool exam for blood
  • Urine pregnancy tests

Lab Waiver Info

  • Your insurance may not cover labs if they are done during your child’s appointment.
  • If your child needs a lab done while you’re here, you may be required to pay at the time of service.
  • A staff member will discuss this with you if it applies to your insurance policy.

Download Lab Waiver

If you have any questions about the Lab Waiver, please contact our billing department at: billing@potomacpediatrics.com

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