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At Cook Children's, taking care of kids means including the whole family. We take the time to listen to you and your child, answer questions and help you navigate parenthood.
We're here to help you with well-child visits, vaccines, illnesses, behavior problems, learning disorders or answer questions all parents have. If your child has a chronic illness, we're here to provide you with a medical home and make sure he or she gets the attention and care they need.
Together with you, we'll get your kids on the path to leading happy and healthy lives!
1300 West Lancaster, Suite 101Fort Worth, Texas 76102817-870-2910 817-347-6860 schedule appointmentDriving Directions
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Cook Children's Emergency Department is supported by one of the country's largest pediatric transport programs. More than 2,000 children are transported to Cook Children's Medical Center annually, most for critical care.
Our doctors are specialists in the health care of infants, children and adolescents. Our team includes board certified pediatricians.
Dr. Natterer earned her medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School in Hanover, N.H., and she completed her pediatric residency at Dartmouth- Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. She entered private practice in 1992 and is board certified in pediatrics. Prior to relocating to Texas in 1998, Dr. Natterer practiced pediatrics in New Hampshire and served as a medical director for a hospital in rural Haiti.
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Dr. Murchison is a board certified pediatrician who completed her medical school and pediatric residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Her special interests include emergency medicine and the well-being of newborns and toddlers. She has been with Cook Children's since 1994.
"Ms. Ginny" received her nursing degree from the University of Texas System School of Nursing in Fort Worth. She earned a MSN in nursing administration and a postgraduate degree as a pediatric nurse practitioner from the University of Texas at Arlington in 1994.
New and existing patients of the Fort Worth Lancaster pediatrician office can make an appointment by calling: 817-347-6860
New patients, for your convenience, please have your insurance information ready when you call.
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We know that filling out forms can be time consuming, however, they are a required part of your child's care. For your convenience, we've provided patient information and consent forms here. Just print them out, fill in the information, sign them and bring the completed forms with you when you come in for your appointment.
At Cook Children's, we provide more than 60 pediatric medical and specialty clinic offices throughout Texas.
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