We love our children and want to make a lasting difference in their lives.
We offer sick and well child visits, physical exams, and sports physicals, as well as disease management for children suffering from chronic illnesses such as asthma and diabetes. Additionally, we have free immunization clinics. Your child will be in caring hands at our health centers.
El Rio’s Pediatricians care for children of all ages from birth to 18 years. Care includes sick and well child visits, physical exams, and sports physicals as well as disease management for children suffering from chronic illnesses such as asthma and diabetes.
We have five locations throughout Tucson metro area. Our team of physicians work as a team, to assure all of our patients receives the best quality of care while providing continuity of care.
Prevention is the most important part of a healthy life. Free immunizations are available to registered El Rio patients. Simply walk into your nearest clinic during regular business hours. No appointment needed! For non-El Rio patients, immunizations are available for a fee.
El Rio’s Inner-City Asthma Intervention Program is a free program for El Rio pediatric and adult patients. The program includes: asthma education for parents and children; allergy testing; breathing tests; free spacers. El Rio’s Inner-City Asthma Program provides preventive education. The program has contributed to an 80% reduction in emergency room visits to two Tucson hospitals. The program model is unique in that it comprehensively assesses the full range of environmental triggers for each child, designs customized treatments and interventions while educating children and their parents in their effective use. The program includes bilingual/bicultural classes and individual counseling to empower families to provide quality care for their children with asthma.
Reach Out and Read is a specially integrated healthcare/literacy program. We encourage our youngest children and their families to read with the help of new, prescribed books given at well-child visits. Print rich waiting rooms provide a literacy focused environment for parents and children to utilize prior to their medical appointments.