Are You Ready for your child To
Finally Feel Better?
At Covington Pediatrics, we’re all about root cause resolution for your child… digging deep into what causes a disease. Start your child’s journey to health today with our unique functional and lifestyle
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Why Covington Pediatrics?
Too often, people think of “wellness” in temporary terms. They want to work with doctors and take short-term steps, like medication, to improve annoying symptoms but never deal with unhealthy routines and lifestyle choices that created the illness in the first place.
After years of seeing this happen with patients, Dr. Juliana Nahas opened a functional medicine clinic ,for children and teenagers ,that not only helps patients improve their overall wellness and health, but also give them the tools and coaching to successfully continue their journey for the rest of their lives.
What Makes Us Different Than Other Health Clinics?
At Covington Pediatrics, we take a holistic approach to health. From cellular health to nutrition, we also look at toxins and environmental factors, and even address mindset so our patients can lead their healthiest lives.
Our Unique Approach to Improving Your Child's Health
Our staff brings decades of experience to each client’s journey – focusing on a their bio-individuality and unique situation that guides our functional medicine treatment approach.
Our Philosophy On Functional Medicine
The concept of “functional medicine” is prioritized at Covington Pediatrics. Learn why this is so important as the “medicine of the future” and gateway to living better.
Meet Our Team
An integral part of Covington Pediatrics’ approach is a collaborative relationship between our doctors and the patient. Our doctors serve as your guide, helping our patients create health and feeling great
in the long-term.
Why does my child skin feel so bumpy? Keratosis Pilaris and what to do about it !
Does your child have scaly or bumpy skin despite all the lotions you apply on a daily basis? Do you wonder if they have eczema or some other condition that your doctor has not told you about?I often have parents ask me the question ”why does my child’s skin feel so...
Babies are not born with an antacid deficiency
Why does my baby have reflux? In Recent years, there has been an increase in infant GERD or Reflux symptoms to epidemic proportions. Typically pediatricians treat with antacids without testing, unless the baby is not growing well. But what could be causing this rapid...
The Health impact of Glyphosate (Round-up) and why you should be eating organic foods
Some Background information:Round up was introduced in 1974 as an herbicide for weed control. Its main ingredient is Glyphosate, which works by inhibiting an enzyme in the plant that is…
Simplifying the diet question: What should my child eat?
Often, when I see a child or teenager in my office, with a health concern, the question turns to what could be an environmental trigger for that condition. Whether it is gaining pounds too quickly, having rashes like eczema or dry skin, sleep issues, asthma,...
Foods To Add And Avoid To Boost Your Immune System
A number of foods have been found to benefit the immune system. One group of foods is thought to reduce inflammation in the body, leading to less wear and tear on all your bodily systems, including your immune system: anti-inflammatory foods, which are thought to...
How Probiotics Help Improve Your Immune System
By now, almost everyone has heard of probiotics, the active cultures in a range of dairy products such as yogurt, some cheeses and kefir, and in fermented foods such as miso, kimchi, and sauerkraut. Most of these are tasty additions to our diet that can also help...
In Our Patients Own Words…
Absolutely love Dr. Nahas and her staff!! They are always quick to return a phone call or book an appointment the same day! I’m usually in and out of her office within a hour tops. Dr. Nahas and her staff always go above and beyond.
Take The First Step Today On Your child's
Journey Back To Health
Perhaps you have questions you’d like to ask before you make a decision to become a patient. Our patient coordinator is standing by, happy to answer any questions you have to determine if Covington Pediatrics is right for you. Simply call to speak with our patient coordinator at 770-787-7444.