pediatric doctor examines a patient

Paediatrics is the branch of medicine that deals with the health and medical care of infants, children, and adolescents from birth up to the age of 18. Pediatricians provide outpatient and inpatient care, monitor growth and development, and manage both physical and mental pain, chronic or acute.

In most cases, General Pediatrics handles initial consultations. From there, regular appointments with a Pediatrician can help children and adolescents as they grow.

At Joaquim Chaves Saúde, with an experienced team of Pediatricians provides, our Units provide most paediatric exams (such as Imaging, pediatric Eco-Doppler, or pediatric ECG) in a comfortable setting.


A broad specialty, Paediatrics is subdivided into many sub-specialties.

  • Paediatric Cardiology

  • Paediatric Dentistry

  • Paediatric Dermatology

  • Paediatric Nephrology

  • Paediatric Neurology

  • Paediatric Psychology

  • Paediatric Ophthalmology

  • Paediatric Orthopedics

  • Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology

Clinical Team

We have a team of doctors and health professionals, specialists in various areas, available to give you the support you need.

Joanne Charlton
Joanne Charlton
Key areas of expertise
General Pediatrics
Healthcare Units
Clínica Cirúrgica de Carcavelos

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Medical Clinics

6 Medical Clinics with this specialty/service
  • Schedule
    • Weekdays: 07h00 to 21h00
    • Saturdays: 08h00 to 13h00
    • Sundays and Holidays: Closed
  • Contacts
    214 124 300*
  • Address
    R. Dr. João Gomes Patacão 15A,

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