Select Page

2160 S. State Rte. 157, Suite B, Glen Carbon, IL 62034

Updates & News

Children & Insect Repellent

How To Use Insect Repellents On Children It's that time of year again - kids are spending more time outside, and the bugs are biting. You want to protect your children from uncomfortable bug bites and pain plus keep them healthy and safe from...

read more

2017 Baby Fair

Calling all moms, and moms-to-be! Join us at the area's LARGEST FREE annual party/baby fair April 30, 2017 from 1:00pm-4:00pm where our pediatric staff will be gathered at a booth. The baby fair will take place at the Collinsville Gateway Center. Registration is not...

read more

What You Need to Know About Laundry Safety

Laundry is a routine task that many of us do on a daily basis. But when you have kids, those routine tasks can sometimes lead to danger. Here's what you need to know about laundry safety. All cleaning products should be kept well out of the reach of children as they...

read more

Comfortably Breastfeeding in Public

Breastfeeding is the best nutritional source for an infant. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that infants be exclusively breastfed for the first six months of life, and that breastfeeding continues for the first year. While parents and pediatricians know...

read more

Preventing SIDS In Sleeping Baby

NEW Recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics When parents bring home a newborn, the responsibility to care and protect that little baby is very real. So when a child dies from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome or SIDS, it is an unimaginable tragedy. While...

read more

7-Step Veggie Plan

Get Your Veggie-Shy Kids Eating More Veggies And Fruits Are your kids getting 8-10 servings of vegetables and fruits every day (with the emphasis on vegetables)? Be honest. 8-10 servings is a lot of veggies and fruits. It would probably make up most of a person's diet...

read more

Epic Concerns over EpiPen Price Increase

This past summer parents and caretakers all around the country were despairing over the sudden 400% price increase of the EpiPen. This led many to look for loopholes in their insurance coverage, question the expiration dates, and even search for alternative sources of...

read more

Busting The Alcohol Baby Sleep Myth

When you were a baby, your parents may have given you a little bit of alcohol in your milk every night to help you fall asleep. Now you are considering doing the same with your baby. Please don't do it: this baby sleeping tip is an unfortunate myth that can do your...

read more

Is Treating ADHD Really Necessary?

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Many parents are all too familiar with the common symptoms of ADHD. They've spent their lives with a child who is filled with energy, finds it impossible to concentrate, and struggles with basic tasks in school. If you're the...

read more

National Dental Health Month

How To Keep Your Kids' Teeth Healthy Children's Dental Health Month - February 2017 February is National Children's Dental Health Month! We'd like to give you some helpful tips on keeping your kids' teeth healthy by avoiding tooth decay and other dental issues....

read more

Bard & Didriksen Pediatrics

2160 S. State Route 157, Suite B
Glen Carbon, Illinois 62034
Click here for driving directions.
Phone: (618) 692-1212
Fax: (618) 692-4875
After Hours Exchange:
(877) 552-1735


(By Appointment Only)
Monday - Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm
Saturday 8:30am to 12:00pm


Holiday Hours

Closed Thanksgiving
Open Friday After Thanksgiving
Regular Hours:
12/24/2017 and 12/31/2017
Closed Christmas and New Year's Day Closed 12/26/2017 and Open 01/02/2018.