If you’re looking for a pediatrician, Aparna Alavalapadu, MD; Sanjay Garg, MD, FAAP; and Samir Patel, DO, are accepting new patients at HSHS Medical Group Multispecialty Care - Decatur (1730 E. Lake Shore Dr., Decatur).

Drs. Alavalapadu, Garg and Patel provide complete health care for kids of all ages, including well-baby visits; annual, school and sports physicals; diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases; vaccinations and much more. 

To schedule an appointment with one of our Decatur pediatricians, please call 217-329-1000.

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