Atrium Health Navicent Beverly Knight Olson Children's Hospital


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Autism & Development Center

Autism & Development Center, Navicent Health provides support for children, adolescents, and families facing the challenges of living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). We are dedicated to becoming the most helpful source of autism services in Central and South Georgia as a premier comprehensive autism center.

1-(844)-482-2264, or (478) 633-8100 or email us at or


Child Life

Beverly Knight Olson Children's Hospital Navicent Health provides a child life team of trained professionals who work with patients and families to help reduce the stress and anxiety that can be associated with being in the hospital. The child life team works to meet the developmental, psychological, educational, and emotional needs of patients and their families.

For more information about the Child Life program, student, and volunteer opportunities, please click here


Atrium Health Navicent Children's Care Downtown Macon, a Facility of Atrium Health Navicent The Medical Center

The mission of this center is to serve those children in our community who do not have a private pediatrician.

700 Spring Street
Macon, GA 31201
Tel: (478) 633-7600

Shelley Callendar, MD
Edward Clark, MD
Jaime Davis, MD
Yameika Head, MD
Christy Peterson, MD
Cassandra Wilson, MD
Elizabeth Young, MD
Taylor Abernathy, NP
Judith Gay, NP


Children's Hospital Outpatient Services

CHOPS (Children's Hospital Outpatient Services) provides comprehensive healthcare to infants, children, adolescents and their families in a child-friendly environment.

888 Pine Street
Macon, GA 31201
Tel: (478) 633-2599


Crescent House

Established in 1997, The Crescent House is a children's advocacy center that specializes in providing services to the children of our community who have been the victims of abuse.

726 First Street
Macon, GA 31201
Tel: (478) 633-7044
Yameika Head, MD
Julie Clark, NP



Hope for Kids is an outpatient clinic serving children in the Central & South Georgia area who have not only pediatric cancer, but also blood disorders. The staff at the Hope for Kids cares for children with such diagnoses as leukemia, Hodgkin's disease, Wilm's tumors and also blood disorders such as sickle cell anemia, hemophilia, and thrombocytopenia.

770 Pine Street, Suite 520
Macon, GA 31201

Tel: (478) 633-2694
Maxwell Nhlane, MD
Vishwas Sakhalkar, MD



Our 56-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NNICU) at Beverly Knight Olson Children's Hospital Navicent Health is a special unit for infants born preterm, some weighing less than one pound, and other critically ill newborns which require specialized treatment. We are the only Level III NNICU in the area and we are one of 6 Regional Referral Centers for the Perinatal System in Georgia.

777 Hemlock St.
Macon, GA 31201
Tel: (478) 633-1299

Andrew Bowe, MD
Edward Conner, MD
Schuyler Mims, MD
Mitch Rodriguez, MD
Anna Hunley, NP
Brandi Porter, NP


Pediatric Cardiology

Sibley Heart Center Cardiology specializes in caring for children born with congenital heart defects (CHD), and for those who develop heart problems later in their childhood or teen years-also known as acquired heart disease. We combine compassionate, specialized care with innovative procedures and technology for patients from before birth to age 21.

1062 Forsyth St. Suite 3A
Macon, GA 31201
Tel: (478) 743-4622

Wesley Blackwood, MD
Brian Cardis, MD
William Ham, MD


Pediatric Critical Care

The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) is a 22 bed unit that provides state-of-the-art medical care for children who need constant observation or advanced life support. It is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by a specially trained team of pediatric critical care physicians, residents, nurse practitioners, nurses, respiratory therapists and child life specialists who provide multidisciplinary care while working side-by-side with families and providers.

888 Pine Street
Macon, GA 31201
Tel: (478) 633-5437

Lowell Clark, MD
Rogelio dela Cruz, MD
Jean Dozier, MD
Umesh Narsinghani, MD
Anthony Pearson-Shaver, MD
Catherine Preissig, MD
Larkin Hood, NP
Cynthia Loudin, NP


Pediatric Atrium Health Navicent Emergency Department, Navicent Health

770 Pine Street
Macon, GA


Atrium Health Navicent Children's Care Pediatric Endocrinology Center

770 Pine Street, Suite 360
Macon, GA 31201
Tel: (478) 633-8391

Tarek Bisat, MD
Farah Khatoon, MD


Pediatric Gastroenterology

722 First Street
Macon, GA 31201
Tel: (478) 633-7330

Noel Israel, MD
Aminu Muhammad, MD
Paul Warren, NP
Andy Wheeler, NP


Pediatric Hospitalists

A pediatric hospitalist is a board certified doctor who specializes in caring for hospitalized infants, children, and adolescents. The hospitalists are located in the hospital and will coordinate all areas of care during your child's stay at Beverly Knight Olson Children's Hospital Navicent Health.

888 Pine Street
Macon, GA 31201
Tel: (478) 633-5437

Joanne Kennedy, MD
Anu Paruluri, MD
Allison Butler, NP
Jo Beth Roberts, NP


Pediatric Neurology

Children's Neurology Ctr. of Macon, LLC

840 Pine Street Suite 970
Macon GA 31201
Tel: (478) 750-8880

Joseph Tresmonte, MD


Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

We offer a wide range of pediatric orthopedic services to the region. Our Fellowship trained pediatric orthopaedic physician, Dr. Eric Lincoln, and our team of experts provide evaluation and treatment of all pediatric musculoskeletal conditions.

840 Pine Street, Suite 500
Macon, GA 31201
Tel: (478) 633-8060

Eric Lincoln, DO
Gail Kline, NP
Abigail Martin, PA-C


Pediatric Pulmonology

Pediatric Pulmonology of Central Georgia

1062 Forsyth Street, Suite 2-C
Macon GA 31201
Tel: (478) 755-0036

James Logan, MD


Pediatric Rheumatology

1502 Forsyth Street
Macon, Georgia 31201
Tel: (478) 330-5034

Bridget Wright, MD


Pediatric Surgical Associates

Many of our operations can be performed using minimally invasive surgery techniques which mean less pain and quicker recovery times. Beverly Knight Olson Children's Hospital Navicent Health now offers the pediatric daVinci robotic surgery system to assist surgeons as they perform minimally invasive surgeries on children.

770 Pine Street, Suite 210
Macon, GA 31201
Tel: (478) 633-8383

Andrew Bozeman, MD
Joshua Glenn, MD
Sam Shaker, MD
Darla Rich, NP