Scott & White Healthcare building a new pediatric clinic in Temple

- West Temple Pediatric Clinic to help meet demand for children's medical services -

TEMPLE, Texas – Scott & White Healthcare is building a pediatric clinic at 6684 West Adams in Temple near the Old Waco Road intersection. The new 9,500 square-foot clinic building is expected to open in January 2013.

A ceremonial groundbreaking event marked the beginning of construction on West Temple Pediatric Clinic, which has already begun on the building’s foundation. When completed, the clinic will feature 18 exam rooms and two treatment rooms.

Phillip G. Itkin, MD, a pediatrician currently at the Temple Clinic, will serve as the medical director for the clinic when it opens. When it is fully staffed, the clinic will house six providers and offer pediatric services weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

RM Rodriguez Construction is building the clinic, designed by Michael W. Marrs Architects. The project developer is Brian Lent with Highline Real Estate Group.

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Scott & White Healthcare is a non-profit collaborative health care system established in 1897 in Temple, Texas.  Among the leading health systems encompassing one of the nation's largest multi-specialty group practices, Scott & White provides personalized, comprehensive health care enhanced by medical education and research.  Scott & White Healthcare includes 12 hospital sites with two additional announced facilities, and 143 clinics at more than 65 clinic locations throughout Central Texas providing adult and pediatric care in 46 medical specialties.  Integrated, high-quality care is delivered by a dedicated staff of more than 12,000 (including 1,000 physicians and scientists and more than 300 specialized health care providers). Get the latest news from Scott & White Healthcare by visiting our online newsroom, News blog or on Twitter (@swhealthcare).

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Scott Clark
Media and Public Relations
Scott & White Healthcare

July 25, 2012

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