Welcome to Metro Pediatrics, P.C.

We appreciate the opportunity to serve the healthcare needs of your children. Just as you want the best for your children and family, we are dedicated to Metro Excellence. As a pediatric practice, our age range includes infancy through college. We will accept new patients up to nineteen years of age. Our goal is to assist enabling your children to reach their fullest potential. In order for us to be as effective as possible in reaching our goal, the following information is offered to inform you of our policies and method of practice.

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About Us

Committed to Metro Excellence

Our mission is to provide comprehensive, current, and compassionate medical care in a professional setting for the children and adolescents of the metropolitan Birmingham area.
Our Services

All Your Medical Needs at One Place

Preventive Health Care

Onsite Asthma Specialist

Acute Sick Care

Diagnostic Laboratory Testing

Behavioral Evaluation and Management

Adolescent Counseling

Chronic Medical Supervision

Ear Piercing

Electronic Medical Charting

Electronic Prescriptions

TB Skin Testing


Holistic and Spiritual Care

Make An Appointment & You're Done!

Why Choose Us

Choose the Right Doctor For Your Child

Meet Dr. Derrol Dawkins

Derrol Dawkins, M.D. is board certified in Pediatrics. He is a native of Birmingham, Alabama and a graduate of Ensley High School. He received his B.A. degree from Northwestern University and his Medical Doctorate degree from UAB School of Medicine in 1980. After a pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital and a year as Chief Resident, he established Metro Pediatrics in 1984.

What Our Clients Say

My visit was beyond great!! I love the way these ppl take such awesome care of my girls and have since they left my womb!!
Latricia M
My children were seen here, now my grandchildren and great grandchild are here as well.
Sheila P
Best place for a child. They really pay attention to your child's needs
Tan T

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