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Merit Health Medical Group provides a full range of primary and preventive pediatric care to children in the Hattiesburg community- from birth to 21 years of age. Our team of physicians are certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics, and provide on-site laboratory analysis and pediatric vaccinations.

Schedule Your Appointment online or for more information please call (601) 296-3050.


Click here to learn more about services at Merit Health Wesley.


Merit Health Medical Group is affiliated with Merit Health.

Services & Specialties

We provide a full range of pediatric care services including on-site laboratory analysis and pediatric vaccinations.

  • Asthma
  • Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Bedwetting
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Circumcision
  • Developmental disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Immunizations
  • Jaundice
  • Kidney and bladder infections
  • Obesity and nutrition
  • Premature infants

  • School and behavioral problems
  • Sports and camp physicals
  • Wart removal
  • Well-child checkups


On-site laboratory services include:

  • Blood sugar monitoring
  • Influenza testing and vaccination
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Streptococcal screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vision testing

Meet the Team

John Gaudet, M.D., FAAP

Specialty: Pediatrics

Certification: American Board of Pediatrics

Medical School: University of South Alabama College of Medicine

Residency: Carolinas Medical Center and University of Mississippi Medical Center

Location: Wesley Campus

39 Franklin Rd. Suite 220
Hattiesburg, MS 39402

(601) 296-3050


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Alice Myers, M.D.

Specialty: Pediatrics

Certification: American Board of Pediatrics

Medical School: University of Texas
Medical School

Residency: Greenville Hospital System
Children's Hospital

Location: Wesley Campus

39 Franklin Rd. Suite 220
Hattiesburg, MS 39402

(601) 296-3050


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Claiborne Stanford, M.D., FAAP

Specialty: Pediatrics

Certification: American Board of Pediatrics

Medical School: University of Alabama
School of Medicine

Residency: University of Mississippi
Medical Center

Location: Wesley Campus

39 Franklin Rd. Suite 220
Hattiesburg, MS 39402

(601) 296-3050


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Astrid Compton, M.D.

Specialty: Pediatrics

Certification: American Board of Pediatrics

Medical School:Tulane Medical School

Residency: University of Tennessee Memphis

Pediatrics

Location: Oak Grove

7100 US Highway 98
Hattiesburg, MS 39402

(601) 450-1816


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Merit Health Medical Group now offers convenient, online appointment scheduling for both new and existing patients.


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Location

Come See Us!

Merit Health Medical Group

Pediatrics Wesley Campus

39 Franklin Rd. Suite 220

Hattiesburg, MS 39402

(601) 296-3050


Map

Hours

Monday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Tuesday: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m

Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m

Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m

Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m

Come See Us!

Merit Health Medical Group

Oak Grove

7100 US Highway 98
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
(601) 450-1816

Map

Hours

Monday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Tuesday: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m

Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m

Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m

Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m

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