Whooping cough, or pertussis, is a highly contagious bacterial infection that causes severe coughing fits and a “whooping” sound when inhaling after a cough. It’s especially dangerous for infants and young children.
If your child has symptoms of whooping cough, seek medical attention immediately. Our pediatric team can diagnose and manage this condition to ensure your child’s recovery. Contact us for expert care.
Planning your child's first visit to The Children's Doctor? On this page, you'll find the information you need to get started, such as a map and directions to our office. To save you time, we've also included our new patient forms, which you can print out and complete prior to visiting our office.Patient Forms