We do not charge any fees to physicians listed at CatholicPediatrics.com. All health care providers listed support a faith-centered approach toward pediatric care. They also pledge not to prescribe or refer for contraception, not to perform or refer for abortion or euthanasia, and to practice in accordance with the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services.
A similar organization, One More Soul, (www.onemoresoul.com), is oriented towards women’s health and reproduction and provides an online directory of pro-life, NFP-only physicians. CatholicPediatrics.com hopes to fill the unmet demands of parents seeking faithful pediatricians who share their views on healing, parenting, and family life.
Our founder, Kathleen Berchelmann, M.D., is a pediatrician at St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine. Kathleen is also the co-founder and director of ChildrensMD, a blog written by five dynamic mom-pediatricians who share their true confessions of trying to apply science and medicine to motherhood. Kathleen and her husband are raising five children.
On the radio, Kathleen has a weekly segment on EWTN’s Son Rise Morning Show with Brian Patrick. Her written work has been featured in print and online publications including the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Chicago Tribune, and TIME magazine.
Follow Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann on Facebook: CatholicPediatrics, Twitter:@CatholicDoc (or @MomDocKathleen for secular tweets) and connect with her on Google+ and LinkedIn. Her personal site is KathleenBerchelmannMD.com.
The CatholicPediatrics.com web site is intended as a reference and information source only. If you suspect you have a health problem, you should seek immediate care with the appropriate health care professionals. The information in this web site is not a substitute for professional care, and must not be used for self-diagnosis or treatment. The following entities assume no liability for the information contained in this web site or for its use: Kathleen M. Berchelmann, MD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Loius Children’s Hospital, and BJC Healthcare. The opinions and views expressed on and through CatholicPediatrics.com are solely those of the writer and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of CatholicPediatrics.com, Kathleen M. Berchelmann, MD, or any other entity.