Want top-notch family medical care? These docs will see you now. From pediatricians and physical therapists to dentists and specialists, find out ‘Where’s the best family doctor near me?’ with Metro Parent’s FREE guide. Tweet Metro Parent Editorial • 09/28/2016 • Edit Dear Southeast Michigan Parent, When it comes to your child’s health, there are no shortcuts. You want, deserve and should demand the absolute best. But reality is: There’s no prescription for the perfect doctor. We rely on word of mouth, references and, frankly, trial and error. It’s got to feel right not only for you, the parent – but, most importantly, your little patient. That’s why Metro Parent asks our amazing readers to nominate the best pediatricians in Michigan’s southeast region and beyond – along with favorite obstetricians, chiropractors and more – to give docs the props they’re due in the annual Mom-Approved Docs search. And our Best Doctors in Michigan’s Southeast Region for Kids guide for 2016-17, packed with 150 options, is no exception. It’s also a prime Rx for finding a new medical pro (or seeing if yours made the cut!). Great pediatric experts are worth their weight in gold. And it’s definitely our heavyweight category. Discover 73 of the best pediatricians in Michigan, particularly in metro Detroit. Hunting for Macomb pediatrics? Find contenders in Clinton Township, Macomb Township, Sterling Heights, Warren and more. Our readers also clued us in to outstanding options in Oakland County (find gems in Bingham Farms, Novi and Southfield) and Washtenaw County and Wayne County. Just read this endorsement of a Detroit doc: “She was the doctor that diagnosed my daughter with her heart defects when I was 23 weeks pregnant,” the mom says. “The first time I met her she told me the most horrifying news I could have ever dreamed of, but at the same time restored all of my faith I had thought I lost.” It’s powerful stuff. And it’s precisely what you’ll find in Metro Parent’s 2016-17 Best Doctors in Michigan’s Southeast Region for Kids, which includes four stirring endorsements from local parents. Sometimes, a sickness or challenge pops up that’s beyond your ped’s expertise. Our guide’s got suggestions here, too. Pediatric neurology, child psychology, allergy experts and pediatric gastroenterology are among the specialities and specialists you’ll spot in this roundup And that’s not all we have stocked in our medicine cabinet. When you download this handy resource, you’ll also get a FREE subscription to Metro Parent magazine. It’ll help you keep your finger on the pulse of family health tips and other great docs, not to mention fun things to do in southeast Michigan and more. Anyone searching for the best dentist in Michigan, or orthodontists? Metro Parent loyalists help you brush up on 23 of them. Keep those pearly whites pristine with “gentle dental” options in Ann Arbor, Dearborn Heights, Farmington Hills and more. Great beside manner and expertise also are tantamount when it comes to helping kids recuperate or develop skills. Whether speech therapy for toddlers or occupational therapy, our list delivers. When writing about a physical therapist in Highland, a Clarkston mom declared, “She is full of knowledge, experience and is not afraid to push (my daughter) when she needs it. It amazes me what (this doctor) is able to do with her in just one hour!” That’s what makes Metro Parent’s FREE 2016-17 Best Doctors in Michigan’s Southeast Region for Kids indispensable: Specific, genuine endorsements from parents just like you. Besides the four in the guide, visit the link on page 10 to see our full list of 150 amazing doctors online. And each one has at least one rave review. It may also open your eyes to choices you hadn’t considered. Chiropractors are one great example. Each year, parents rave about their D.C. and how impressed they are by the field. One in Novi had this to offer a local family: “Chiropractic care has helped us so much in regards to constipation and allergies, but it also helps us feel balanced and healthy.” You’ll also find a handful of solid OB-GYNs. If you’re wondering, “How can I find the best family doctor near me?” you’ve definitely come to the right place. Finding a great health care fit for your kid is no small feat. Luckily, you have an ally in the Metro Parent Best Doctors in Michigan’s Southeast Region for Kids guide for 2016-17. Maybe you call Macomb County home. Or you’re over in Oakland County – or Washtenaw or Wayne. Whatever the case, there’s a super doc by you. If you feel like you’ve been floundering or frustrated in your search, don’t lose heart. Download this PDF! This 10-page treasure chest includes some of the best pediatricians in Michigan, according to parents like you – and loads more. PS: It seems like medical coverage is always evolving. Whether your quest is due to new insurance, a new job or maybe even a new hometown, the 2016-17 Metro Parent Best Doctors in Michigan’s Southeast Region for Kids can help you locate fantastic, trusted doctors that are close to you, no matter your circumstances. PSS: Our hyper-local “Mom-Approved Docs” honors only roll out once a year! Don’t delay. Act fast to find top-notch, custom-tailored medical care for your kids. 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