Balance Pediatrics     2525 Ogden Ave, Downers Grove     tel: (630)929-3009 (630) 929-6999
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New and exciting changes

New and exciting changes are coming to Balance Pediatrics! We are in the process of switching to a new Electronic Health Records platform. Easier access, more efficient and less paperwork for all. Please bear with us as we upgrade.


Flushots are in!

Flushots are in! Stop by to receive a flu vaccine for yourself and your child. Vaccination against Influenza is recommended for all children 6 months and older. It is important to get your flushot this year more than ever.

Call 630.929.3009 to schedule and appointment.

Stay healthy

Child Development App

Discover an easier way to track your child’s development. Download this CDCs Milestone tracker app You can track your child’s development, find useful tips and activities, and serve as an appointment reminder. You can also personalize it for each child’s development. FacebookredditpinterestlinkedinmailFacebookredditpinterestlinkedinmail

NICU Reunion

We celebrated our 25th anniversary of the NICU 👶reunion at Good Samaritan hospital. Dr. Thaker, Dr. Dixit, Dr. Mueller and Kathy Fournier were all present- Busy meeting with NICU graduates and their families. 🥇Congratulations to Aeran Garcia- 2018 babies first award winner!  The children had a great time with games, 🍦cool treats for the hot 🌞summer day🌸

NICU reunion

Aeran Garcia award

NICU reunion

NICU reunion

NICU reunion

Petting a snake

Snow cones 🍧

Cool treats

Dr. Thaker and Dr. Akin

Dr. Thaker, Kathy and Dr. Akin

Super Nurses

Dr. Akin and Teni

and other fun activities. Inflatables for the younger children; ⚽️soccer- score a goal; We met the Therapeutic animals🐶. The paramedics were on hand and the kids toured their ambulance. The reptile guy brought turtles🐢, snakes 🐍and lizards🦎 for petting. There was a life sized doll in an incubator, the nurses 👩🏼‍🔬were fantastic, friendly and willing to answer all of our questions.  And lively 🎼🎤music by the deejay.  A great time for all.FacebookredditpinterestlinkedinmailFacebookredditpinterestlinkedinmail

Free Gift for Patients 😊

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! Free gift! Stop by and pick up a FREE COOLER from Balance Pediatrics! at 2525 Ogden Avenue, Downers Grove, IL.  Use the cooler for your picnic 🏖 ; take it on your fishing trip 🎣, or just keep your 🍹drinks 🥛cool as you enjoy the 🌻 #outdoors 🌺! Limited quantities, first come first served. Current patients only.  (630)929-3009

Free to our current patients

Free cooler from Balance Pediatrics


Weight Loss Open House in Downers grove

Weight Loss Open House

Join us for our 🥦 adult #weightloss Open House.🏠. Saturday January 20th, 2018 from  10am-2pm. Learn more about our #weightloss program in #DownersGrove

Now providing 🧘‍♂️weight loss services to adults. Let us help get to your #health goals 🥇 this year. Call (630)929-3009 for more info.
Dr. Akin.


Telehealth coming soon to Balance Pediatrics

Telemedicine- coming soon

Balance Pediatrics is pleased to let you know that we will soon be offering telemedicine services to our patients. Services will be limited to certain age groups and clinical conditions. Stay tuned for additional details.

Telehealth coming soon to Balance Pediatrics

Telehealth coming soon to Balance Pediatrics


It's time for your school physical

Time for School Physicals

Hope you are all enjoying the nice hot summer. Take the time to call (630)929-3009 to schedule your child’s school physical. Your child need may need a physical exam for sports, an update on his or her shots, or an annual check up. We will perform a detailed examination and provide appropriate healthcare. Also check out our website for weight management, nutrition and additional services.FacebookredditpinterestlinkedinmailFacebookredditpinterestlinkedinmail

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