Southeast Pediatrics


Southeast Pediatrics offers comprehensive, specialized care for children under age 18.

  • Most lab tests can be performed at the office
  • Same day acute care available during normal business hours
  • Continuing care of medical conditions including
    • diabetes
    • hypertension
    • high cholesterol
  • Preventive care, wellness visits
  • Minor procedures performed in the office
  • Outreach clinic offered in Dexter, MO
  • Immunization & Milestone Handout

Reach Out and Read

Favorite Books

For a list of favorite books for children, visit
Learning begins at birth and the pediatricians at Southeast Pediatrics want to help parents enhance learning with Reach Out and Read, a national program developed to promote a love of reading and encourage children to read together with their families.
  • New, fun to read and educational books in English and Spanish are given to parents during well-child check-ups beginning at the age of 6 months and continuing through 5 years.
  • Children served by Reach Out and Read score three to six months ahead of peers on vocabulary tests.
  • Since its inception, 4 million children across the country have been positively impacted by Reach Out and Read.

Discovery Playhouse

Children love SoutheastHEALTH’s interactive children’s exhibit at Discovery Playhouse. “Healthy Beginnings” includes:

  • A hospital nursery with life-like dolls that can be fed, diapered
  • Pediatrician’s office with exam table, other interactive equipment
  • Kid-sized lab coats, scrubs

Discovery Playhouse, 502 Broadway, Cape Girardeau, 573-335-7529