Ravenswood Family Health Center
1885 Bay Road
East Palo Alto, CA 94303

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Pediatric Services

The goal of our Pediatric Department is to improve the health of children by providing high quality pediatric clinical care

  • Well child check-ups
  • Monitor healthy development
  • Vision, hearing, lead screenings
  • Immunizations
  • Same day urgent care
  • Follow up care for premature infants, children with asthma, obesity
  • Adolescent sensitive services
  • Coordinate behavioral health & social services
  • Referrals to medical specialists at LPCH

Causes for Concern

  • More than 1 in 3 children are overweight or obese by age 5. After 5 years of age, almost 1 in 2 children are overweight/ obese. 
  • One third of our pediatric patients has visible tooth decay; some even present with broken teeth or abscesses. 
  • East Palo Alto has the highest hospitalization rate in the County for children 0-14 (25.8 hospitalizations per 10,000 residents). This almost double the County‚Äôs average (13.08 hospitalizations per 10,000 residents).