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Rex PediatricsAt UNC REX Healthcare, we understand that keeping your child healthy is of utmost importance to you. That’s why we offer expert, compassionate inpatient, outpatient, and primary pediatric care.

Inpatient Pediatric Care

Our newly renovated pediatric inpatient unit, located on 7 East Pediatrics has 10 inpatient beds and dedicated physicians that will be focused on pediatric care here at UNC REX. Each patient will have their own room with a bathroom, and recliners for parents to stay overnight with their child. The unit is for pediatric patients only. 

The new inpatient unit allows for seamless care for our patients between UNC Children’s and UNC REX. There will also, be access for sub-specialty consultations.

Common Diagnoses Admission or Examples of Admission

  • Dehydration
  • Constipation
  • Failure to thrive
  • Rule out sepsis
  • Pneumonia
  • Asthma
  • Cellulitis

To contact our unit, please call 919-784-3012. The fax number is 919-784-3449.

Outpatient and Primary Pediatric Care

UNC Children’s offers an outpatient specialty clinic located across from UNC REX Hospital’s Raleigh campus and additional specialty care offices throughout Wake County and the nationally recognized North Carolina Children's Hospital located in Chapel Hill.

At UNC Pediatrics of Cary and UNC Family Medicine & Pediatrics at Holly Springs, our physicians care a lot about “their kids”. With more than 30 years of clinical experience and many years of personal parenting experience, our pediatricians and staff are skilled, patient and loving. We faithfully serve patients in Cary, Raleigh and the surrounding areas of Apex, Holly Springs, Fuquay-Varina and Durham. Because our practices are located on the UNC REX Healthcare of Cary and UNC REX Healthcare of Holly Springs campuses, we offer radiology, laboratory and urgent care services all located under one roof. In addition, UNC Physicians Network has several practices throughout North Carolina that provide pediatric services close to home.

Located on UNC REX Healthcare’s main campus, UNC Children’s outpatient clinics provide convenient, specialized care miles closer to home. UNC Children’s outpatient clinics bring the experience, expertise and genuine caring of our pediatricians, specialists and staff to thousands of Wake County and eastern North Carolina families. UNC Children's Raleigh provides convenient, highly specialized care miles closer to home. The clinic offers Wake County’s only pediatric pulmonary function testing lab as well as fetal echocardiography, 14 pediatric specialty clinics, including cardiology, endocrinology, general surgery and rheumatology, as well as nutrition services and Spanish interpreters.

If you child has a serious or life-threatening condition, North Carolina Children's Hospital is the major referral center for children with complex and chronic conditions in North Carolina. Working hand-in-hand with community hospitals and pediatricians across the state, North Carolina Children’s Hospital provides specialty care to more than 70,000 children from all 100 counties each year.

For Referring Providers

If you are a community provider, please call REX Transfer Center to request admission by a Pediatric Hospitalist.

(919) 784-4999

Find A Pediatrician

To find a pediatrician near you visit Find A Doctor or call 919-784-4490.

24-Hour Virtual Urgent Care Visits

Request a UNC Urgent Care 24/7 virtual care visit when you or your family needs convenient, affordable medical care and our primary or urgent care locations are closed. You’ll find timely treatment for common childhood and adult illnesses to help you feel better—anywhere, anytime. Learn more about virtual urgent care.