Why Choose Fertile Crescent Pediatricians in Baton Rouge?

Personalized Care

From the moment you step into our office, you will be greeted by warmth and a friendly smile. At Fertile Crescent, you can enjoy the familiarity of seeing the same pediatricians every time. This one-on-one focus allows our pediatricians to more effectively coordinate your child’s care with other medical professionals. When necessary, Fertile Crescent will make timely referrals to consultants for assistance with diagnosis and treatment. We will maintain an open dialogue with our practice, the specialist and your family.

Nurturing Environment

We believe establishing strong relationships creates an environment that encourages healthy lifestyles. Dr. Despinasse and our Baton Rouge pediatricians place a special focus on education, providing expert resources and guidance for patients and their families. We also offer a child-friendly play area, as well as separate waiting areas for sick and well babies.

State-of-the-Art Practice

Our Baton Rouge pediatricians’ multidisciplinary approach to medical care relies on the latest methods and highest standards in the field of pediatrics. Fertile Crescent Pediatrics features an on-site lab to give your child critical access to leading health care technology:

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Free Prenatal Checkups

Expect More from Your Pediatrician

Not sure what to do before the baby arrives? Complimentary prenatal checkups make choosing a pediatrician that much easier for expecting moms and dads. Sit down with Dr. Despinasse and get to know the Fertile Crescent Pediatrics staff long ahead of your due date.

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Annual Well Visits

Checkups for Growing Kids

They sure do grow up fast, don’t they? Beginning at two years of age, we recommend annual well visits for every child. These checkups are important to ensure your child continues to meet certain growth and developmental benchmarks, as well as to perform regular health screenings and immunizations.

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