Dr. Nauman at Advanced PediatricsNudrat R. Nauman, MD, specializing in pediatrics, can describe her philosophy with a quote by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, “The soul is healed by being with children”

“I believe there is a lot of truth to that. It is the highlight of my day when I’m surrounded by children. Their innocence and honesty is my motivation to go into pediatrics,” she said.

Dr. Nauman is a board certified pediatrician caring for both children and adolescents from newborns to age 18. Her practice offers regular wellness checks, immunizations, newborn circumcision, nutritional, developmental and growth assessments, adolescent medicine, sick visits, sports and school physicals and mental health concerns like ADHD. She is part of a small boutique practice where the medical staff all truly gets to know their patients and become a part of their life.

Caring for children, Dr. Nauman reminds all parents that the New Year always comes in the midst of winter season which brings its own plethora of viruses and safety issues. Dr. Nauman offers the following tips to keep your children healthy and safe.

Above all, get children (and yourself) vaccinated with all the recommended vaccines especially the flu vaccine which is the single best way to prevent the dreaded influenza disease.

Every parent should screen their child for respiratory illness during the winter months and seek medical help for any symptoms like persistent cough, sore throat, fever, wheezing, shortness of breath, sweating, weight loss, sores in mouth and rashes.

Advanced Pediatrics - Las Vegas, NVDr. Nauman became a pediatrician because, “I would not be lying entirely if I said I always had the fire in me to serve humanity and what better way to do that than to become a doctor? There is no better feeling than to see your little patients bounce back to health and out of the clinic happy and grateful, to see them grow up from a newborn baby to walking, to their first day at school, playing sports and finally graduating.”

Dr. Nauman has two hospital affiliations, treats a variety of conditions and performs a number a procedures. Advanced Pediatrics accepts most insurance and offers a Concierge Program on a membership basis. The benefits of becoming a concierge member includes same day or next day appointments, minimal or no wait time, 24-hour ability to send a secured email to the doctor, appointment scheduling process using either direct email or telephone, online access to some of the child’s medical records, prenatal visits and discussions about what to expect after delivery.

For more information about Dr. Nauman and Advanced Pediatrics, call 702.750.1230 or visit advancedpediatricslv.com.