Welcome to Tuscaloosa Pediatrics

With a team of Board Certified Physicians and a staff of professionals, we are dedicated to providing your children with comprehensive and compassionate health care. It is no secret that children who are supplied with a foundation of good health are not only healthy children, but become healthy adults. This is our commitment to you.


News & Announcements

Walk In Clinic

Walk ins are welcome from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Monday through Friday.  Walk in clinic is for sick patients with complaints such as fever, sore throat, ear pain, or vomiting.  The physicians working walk in clinic alternate each day and you may not be able to see your regular pediatrician if you come to walk in clinic.  You can always call and schedule an appointment with your regular doctor for a sick visit and we encourage this if your child has a history of medical problems or has an ongoing problem like headaches or stomach aches.

Dr. John McLendon Joins Tuscaloosa Pediatrics!

John McLendon, M.D. will be joining Tuscaloosa Peds full time starting July 1, 2019.  Dr. McLendon is a Board Certified Pediatrician and will be seeing patients of all ages.  He previously worked in Dothan, Alabama as both a primary care pediatrician and a pediatric hospitalist.

Tuscaloosa Peds Adding Lactation Services in 2019!

Starting January 7, 2019, we will be offering Lactation Services in our office with Lactation Specialist Vickie Lyle, RN, IBCLC for our patients. Newborns will follow up with Vickie and one of our pediatricians within 1-3 days after discharge for weight and jaundice checks. Breastfeeding moms are always welcome to call and schedule a visit with Vickie if they need advice at any time!  Our Breastfeeding Support Group meets the first Tuesday of each month in our conference room and every Wednesday is baby weigh day from 11am-12pm.


Starting Monday, November 12th, we will be located at 4880 Harkey Lane, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35406.  Our phone number will remain (205)333-8222

Time For Your Checkup!

Summertime is checkup time!  Call now or request an appointment through our website for your child's yearly checkup.  Remember all children entering Kindergarten and 6th grade in the fall will need an updated Blue Card so check with us now to make sure your child is up to date on their immunizations.

Kids Doc Symptom Checker

Does your child have fever? Head lice? Vomiting? Ear pain? Not sure what to do? Check out the KIDS DOC SYMPTOM CHECKER. It may have just the answer you're looking for! If not, then give us a call.

Just click on the link below to use the KIDS DOC SYMPTOM CHECKER.


Tuscaloosa Pediatrics Building

Quick Information

Hours M-F 8AM-4:30PM
Address 4880 Harkey Lane
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
Telephone 205-333-8222
Fax 205-333-8233