COVID-19 Vaccine Update

Stopping the spread of COVID-19 takes all of us: vaccination, masking, washing hands, and physical distancing. For the most up-to-date information visit the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

If you believe you or your child may have been exposed to COVID-19, please call us at (313) 448-9600 so that we may advise on the best course of action.

Pediatric care for your child’s health and well-being.

Same-day Appointments



Medicare & most insurance accepted

Wayne Pediatrics, home to Wayne State University Department of Pediatrics faculty physicians, is Detroit’s medical practice for children and adolescents. We are committed to serving families throughout metropolitan Detroit by providing exceptional general and specialty pediatric care, integrating the teaching of future physicians, research, and community service and engagement. Located in Detroit’s Midtown, Wayne Pediatrics is affiliated with the Wayne State University School of Medicine.

In addition to general and pediatric care, HIV/Aids prevention, treatment and care for those ages 0-25 is also available through The Horizon’s Project, part of Wayne Pediatrics. In addition to HIV treatment and care, additional services available include:

  • Perinatal and Infant Exposure to maternal HIV
  • Infants, children, adolescent HIV care and management
  • Young adult HIV care and management (up to 25 years)
  • Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) for sexual assault and exposure victims
  • Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV

Wayne Pediatrics has a diverse roster of experienced medical experts dedicated exclusively to the needs of children and adolescents with experts including diabetes educators, social workers, and a dietician, as well as general pediatric and specialty care including:

Our Providers

  • Dr. Matthew Adams
  • Dr. Colleen Buggs-Saxton
  • Dr. Cristina Cotronei
    Allergy & Asthma (adults & pediatrics)
  • Dr. Susan Harris
    General Pediatrics
  • Dr. Sharon Marshall
    Adolescent Medicine
  • Dr. Tej Matoo
  • Dr. Eric McGrath
    Infectious Disease & Horizons Project
  • Dr. Kumba Njie
    General Pediatrics
  • Dr. Elizabeth Secord
    Allergy, Immunology & Horizons Project
  • Dr. Lynn Smitherman
    General Pediatrics
  • Dr. Christopher Youngman
    General Pediatrics
  • Cathy Patty-Resk, CNP
    Nurse Practitioner

Calendar of Events

Wayne Pediatrics’ is commitment to the metro Detroit community. Our dedication extends beyond our walls through monthly relevant outreach programming for the entire family. Be sure to check back often for a schedule of events and activities.

Virtual Bedtime Stories: Children Reading to Children

7 p.m. on Wednesday through June 26, 2021
Send an email to for the Zoom link.

• Diabetes and Me

July 28, September 29

For newly diagnosed patients and caregivers or as a refresher course for a patient with diabetes. Topics include:

  • Glucose monitoring
  • Sick day management
  • Hypoglycemia management
  • Advances in diabetes care

• Put a Pump on It!

June 30, August 25, October 27

This class is intended for all patients with diabetes who are interested in insulin pumps. Topics include:

  • A review of insulin pumps
  • Using a continuous glucose monitor (CGM)
  • Advances in hybrid closed-loop systems

Latest News & Events

Wayne Pediatrics Building

Contact Us

(313) 448-9978

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday 8 am-5 pm
Walk-ins welcome before 4 pm

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