• Pediatric Primary Care Center

    We Work with Our Families to Get the Best Results

    The Pediatric Primary Care Center (PPCC) offers primary pediatric care for children from birth through adolescence, whether your child is sick, needs shots or just a check-up.

    The center is located on the second floor of the medical office building at 3430 Burnet Ave. at the Cincinnati Children’s Burnet Campus. We're on the Metro bus line and offer on-site parking.  


    Monday through Friday

    8 am-8 pm

    Saturday and Sunday

    9 am-12:30 pm

    Nurse phone line

    24 hours a day, 513-636-7722, option 3
  • Raising a Healthy Child

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    • Provide great medical care for your child
    • Help keep your child up to date on immunizations (shots / vaccines)
    • Help support children with chronic illnesses like asthma and ADHD
    • Keep on schedule, and let you know about any delays that may occur
    • Get regular check-ups for your child.
    • Bring any medications your child is taking to your appointment.
    • Choose a regular doctor.
    • Be on time for our appointments.
    • Cancel appointments ahead of time.
    • Care for your child’s healthcare needs:
      • Regular check-ups
      • Sick visits
      • Immunizations (shots / vaccines)
      • Manage the care of chronic illness
    • Track your child’s progress as he or she grows 
    • Answer your questions about: 
      • Parenting issues
      • Behavior and discipline
      • Nutrition 
    • Support you and your family: 
      • Getting your child ready for school
      • Working to create a healthy lifestyle
      • Making your home safe

    Why Do I Need to Choose a Doctor?

    • It allows you and your family to develop a bond with a doctor.
    • The doctor can get to know your child and your family. 

    How Do I Choose a Doctor?

    • Talk with family and friends about doctors they recommend.
    • Think about what you liked about the doctors you have seen in the past. Choose a doctor you feel has those qualities.
    • Ask yourself: Is it easy to talk to this doctor? 

    Will I Always Get to See the Doctor I Choose?

    • Every effort is made to schedule with your child’s regular doctor at your request.
    • Resident teaching clinic – The PPCC is a teaching clinic. Your child may be seen by qualified doctors in training who are supervised by attending physicians.

    Children need to see a doctor at certain times in their lives. Make sure to schedule an appointment for your child when he or she is:

    • Newborn
    • 2 months old
    • 4 months old
    • 6 months old
    • 9 months old
    • 12 months old
    • 15 months old
    • 18 months old
    • 2 years old
    • After your child is 2, schedule yearly check-ups. 

    You will receive a reminder phone call for scheduled appointments.

    • Social workers − Help patients and their families deal with concerns about an illness or disorder and help families find resources to support optimal health. Learn more.
    • Nutritionists − Make sure all patients are getting proper nutrition. Learn more.
    • Child Life specialists − Work with children to promote normal growth and development and support patients and their families during challenging procedures in clinic. Learn more.
    • Legal Aid − Helps promote children’s health and well-being by resolving legal problems. Learn more about our Child Health-Law Partnership Program.
    • Asthma care coordinators
    • Mental health providers

    You can get a ride to clinic with a medical card by calling two business days ahead:

    • Amerigroup: 1-866-277-8958
    • Caresource: 1-866-419-8419
    • Molina: 1-866-642-9279
    • Ohio Medicaid: 513-946-1000

    Call us with your questions or concerns.  

    Phone: 513-636-7722, option 3: 

    • Nurses are on call 24 hours a day to answer questions.
    • The nurse can get you an appointment in the PPC Clinic or send you to Urgent Care or the Emergency Room, if needed.
  • Contact Us


    Call 513-636-7722

    Option 1: Schedule, reschedule, cancel a check-up or follow-up.
    Note: We have limited availability for new patients.

    Option 2: Prescriptions
    Option 3: Medical advice (including ill visits)
    Option 9: All other questions (forms, test results, etc.)



    Mailing Address

    Pediatric Primary Care Center
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
    MLC 5026
    3430 Burnet Ave.
    Cincinnati, OH  45229-3026