Pediatric Primary Care
Mercy Community Healthcare provides excellent primary healthcare for children. Our providers are some of the best primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses and medical specialists in the area. They seek to build relationships with their patients promoting their overall health for the mind, body and spirit.
Mercy provides excellent care for everyone regardless of their insurance status with a focus on the underserved. We welcome TennCare (Medicaid), CoverKids, Medicare and most commercial insurance plans in addition to a self-pay program for uninsured patients. Mercy also has Certified Application Counselors who are able to help with enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace.
To make a family doctor appointment, please call our office during normal business hours at 615.790.0567 and follow the prompts for our scheduling department which will direct you to a patient services representative who will assist you.
We offer complete primary care to children, from birth to age 18. Our services include:
- Sick appointments with a limited amount of walk-in appointments
- Well Child Checkups
- Chronic Care Disease Management
- Newborn Care
- Adolescent Health-Related Issues
- Immunizations & Flu Shots
- Covid vaccinations: Moderna vaccine for ages 6 months and up
- Sports Physicals
- Developmental Screening & Child Assessment
- Laboratory Services
- Minor Procedures
Health Center Hours
Monday-Friday (8:00AM-5:00PM, walk-ins 4:15pm)
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 8:30AM-4:30PM
Closed daily for lunch from 12:30-1:30PM, Closed Tuesdays
After Hour Care
Mercy Community Healthcare’s providers are dedicated to serving our patients 24 hours a day. If you are unsure whether an illness or injury sustained by you or your child requires emergent attention, please call our office at 615.790.0567. During office hours, you will be referred to a triage nurse. After hours, you will be referred to our answering service, where a nurse and/or provider on-call will speak with you.