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Caring for children of Wilmington since 1967
Patrick S. Edwards, MD, FAAP
Eric M. Jackson, MD, FAAP
Jennifer F. Player, MD, FAAP
Patrick J. Renton, MD FAAP

The Pediatric Center 
1914 Glen Meade Rd
Wilmington, NC  28403
Phone: (910) 762-2651
Fax: (910) 763-5709

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August 20, 2016

Summer 2016 Remodel

This week we finished the last of our exam room makeovers!  Just in time for the start of school, we are back to 9 exam rooms again!  Thanks for all your patience through the remodel this summer



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What Makes Our Practice Special
  • A Wilmington practice since 1967
  • A physician-only practice means you always see a doctor
  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home 2011 Level 3 Recognized Practice
  • 24 hour On-Call service
  • Weekend hours
  • Open access for sick visits allows you to be seen today, not tomorrow
  • All pediatricians are Board Certified in Pediatrics and Fellows of the American Academy of Pediatrics
  • We treat newborns to high school students
  • A smaller practice means physicians and staff who know you by name

Website visits since December 2005


The Pediatric Center was first awarded NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Level 3 Recognition in 2014 for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term, participative relationships.  We were recently rewarded PCMH Level 3 Recognition again in 2017 through the year 2020.  We are proud to continue our tradition of excellent patient care, and honored to be recognized


The AAP has a new website that answers almost any question you've ever wanted to ask your pediatrician!  Go there now to find the answers to questions about your child at


All of our pediatricians are board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.  Click here to learn more at


Comfort doesn't come easy
Picking the right pediatrician can be challenging. You want a doctor that is easily accessible,  knowledgable, great with children, and reassuring to parents. 

The Pediatric Center has been helping Wilmington children grow and succeed for over 45 years. This site provides in-depth information about our practice and the pediatricians who make your child's health our number-one priority.

Our regular office hours: 

Mon - Fri: 8:30 AM to 12:00 noon, and 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Sat: 9 AM - 11 AM, we have walk-in hours for urgent problems

Sun:  Closed 

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We love your feedback!  Please click the link below and take a short survey from Survey Monkey so we can see how we are doing.   It only takes a few minutes, and we can continue to improve based on patients like you!

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The Pediatric Center *1914 Glen Meade Rd *  Wilmington, NC  *  (910) 762-2651