Testimonials

  • "I have brought all 3 of my boys to this office for years. The only place that make sure to get you in and out. I love this doctor office. The hours are convenient and all the staff is friendly and caring."
    Sandrina
  • "They listen to your child about how they are feeling."
    Anonymous
  • "They were able to see my daughter within an hour of my call and we only waited ten minutes or so in the waiting room and less than that in the examining room. The doctor was attentive and reassuring. We have been with this practice for almost 18 years and have had very good experiences."
    Cheryl

PEDIATRIC CARE IN RALEIGH, DURHAM & SURROUNDING AREAS

PEDIATRIC CARE IN RALEIGH, DURHAM & SURROUNDING AREAS

Blue Ridge Pediatrics has been providing healthcare for children in Raleigh for over 80 years. Our goal is to provide a medical home where the physician and parents are an active part of their child's care, to ensure that children stay healthy and reach their full potential physically, emotionally, academically and socially. We see patients from birth through college.

Our office is staffed by four board certified pediatricians who work together as a team. We strive to provide same day care for all sick children. There is a physician on call 24 hours a day to help with any medical questions or concerns you have about your child. Our pediatricians and newborn doctors can help with asthma treatment, children's ADHD treatment, school physicals, and lactation support

Our physicians are on staff at UNC Rex Healthcare in Raleigh.

Expectant parents can meet with the doctors and tour the office virtually . 

  • Contact the office to schedule a virtual visit
  • Please call (919)782-0021 to schedule
  • We have temporarily stopped doing in person tours due to Coronavirus.


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WE ARE OPEN FOR PEDIATRIC CARE 363 DAYS A YEAR!

RALEIGH - MAIN OFFICE

3124 Blue Ridge Road - Suite 102
Raleigh, NC 27612
(Adjacent to Rex Hospital)
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(919) 782-0021
(919) 571-0825
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* All calls are answered by our Blue Ridge office


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BRIER CREEK-PERMANENTLY CLOSED

10208 Cerny Street - Suite 104
Raleigh, NC 27617
(Brier Creek Medical Park)
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(919) 782-0021
(919) 226-0663
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* All calls are answered by our Blue Ridge office


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NEWBORN BABY INFORMATION

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FIRST TIME PARENT GUIDE

You've survived 9 months of pregnancy. You've made it through the excitement of labor and delivery, and now you're ready to head home and begin life with your baby. Read more


NEWBORN CARE BOOKLET

All of us at Blue Ridge Pediatrics would like to congratulate you on your new arrival! Our board certified pediatricians have compiled some valuable information that will be helpful in the coming months. Read more

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  • Fainting - Prevention

    Fainting is a sudden loss of consciousness and falling down. A return to being awake and alert happens within a minute or so. Also called passing out or blacking out. The medical name for fainting is syncope. This handout can help you prevent the most common types of fainting. ...

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Meet Our Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • DR. NICK D'AVANZO

    Dr. Nicholas D'Avanzo, also known as 'Dr. D', graduated from Columbia College of Columbia University in New York in 1982. He then went on to graduate from State University of New York at Buffalo Medical School in 1986. He finished a Pediatric Internship and Residency at the Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine in Norfolk, Virginia in 1989

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  • DR. DEEPA VIJAY

    Dr. Vijay joined Blue Ridge Pediatrics in 1999 after finishing her Pediatric internship and residency at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem. She received her Medical degree from Bangalore Medical College, India.

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  • DR. KOMAL PAREKH

    Dr. Komal Parekh was born in Mumbai, India. She moved to the United States at the age of two with her parents. Dr. Parekh has lived all over the eastern United States. She spent the majority of her childhood in Montgomery, AL.

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  • DR. LORVEN M. EDRALIN

    Dr. L. Michael Edralin joined Blue Ridge Pediatrics in September of 2018.

    He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Science in Biology in 2003

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Hours of Operation

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Raleigh - Main Office

Monday:

7:30 AM-6:00 PM

Tuesday:

7:30 AM-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 AM-6:00 pm

Thursday:

7:30 AM-6:00 pm

Friday:

7:30 AM-6:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-12:00 pm (Sick Appts Only)

Sunday:

CLOSED

Weekly Update:


We are now open on Saturday's from 8:00am-12:00pm for physicals and sick visits. We continue to maintain a safe environment for our Blue Ridge Pediatrics families by wearing masks and PPE. We ask that all Patients and Parents wear a mask during the visit and call from your car when you arrive.

We have the COVID- 19 vaccine for ages 5-11 years. Appointments can be scheduled from 9:00am-11:30am and 2:00-4:30pm, please call the office to schedule.

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Blue Ridge Pediatrics