Pediatrics

Morehouse General Hospital's Pediatric clinic offers comprehensive pediatric care. Our pediatrician, Dr. Martin Young is committed to the health of infants, children, and adolescents in Morehouse Parish and our surrounding community. We see patients for sick visits and routine well-visits in our out-patient clinic and care for inpatients at Morehouse General Hospital, including newborns in the nursery.

We recommend immunizations according to the US Centers for Disease Control Vaccination Schedule. http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines

We are happy to discuss any concerns you may have about immunizations at any office visit.

Louisiana School Immunization Requirements http://www.immunizationinfo.org/vaccines/state-requirements/louisiana

Pediatric Endocrinology - Dr. Martin Young is fellowship trained in pediatric endocrinology and specializes in the care of children with hormonal and development issues such as diabetes, growth problems, early or delayed puberty, thyroid disorders, hypo/hyper pituitary or adrenal gland functions, hypoglycemia, obesity and vitamin D related disorders.

  Martin Young, MD

Graduated from the University of London, in London, England. He completed a fellowship in pediatric endocrinology at Children's Hospital of Boston and in 1992 was appointed Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Tulane University Medical School. He is a member of the Endocrine Society and the American Diabetes Association.