Specialized care for the younger set
Pediatrics is a primary care specialty focused on the physical, mental and social well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. As primary care providers, pediatricians provide a broad spectrum of health services, ranging from prevention and diagnosis of problems to the treatment of acute and chronic diseases, immunization management and nutrition. Here you can find more information about immunizations.
From routine checkups to immunizations, our provider is prepared to manage all of your child’s health needs. To help you and your family understand your treatment options, we’ve included descriptions of some of our leading services on this page.
- Chronic Conditions
- Ear Infections
- Learning & Developmental Disabilities
- Sports Injuries
- Sports Physicals
- Strep Throat
- Urinary Tract
- Whooping Cough
Meet the provider:
Dr. Nileshwa “Niles” Senthe
Dr. Senthe is a pediatric physician specializing in care of children from birth to age 21. He offers well-child exams, screenings, immunizations, preventive medicine, care for acute illnesses, as well as treatment for behavioral difficulties, developmental disorders, social stresses and more.
With an emphasis in neonatology, Dr. Senthe is trained specifically to handle the most complex and high-risk situations. If a problem is identified before birth, Dr. Senthe will consult with the obstetrician in the care of the baby during pregnancy. He will be able to assist at the time of delivery or in follow-up care for premature newborns or newborns with a serious illness, injury or birth defect.
He received his medical degree from Bharathiar University College of Medicine in Coimbatore, India. His externships were completed at Hamilton Regional Cancer Center in Hamilton, Ontario and Family Practice Clinic in Toronto, Ontario. After completing his externships in Canada, he went back home to complete his internship at Christian Medical College Hospital in Vellore, India.
After completing his residency at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, PA, Dr. Senthe moved to Canada for his fellowship in Neonatal-Perinatal at the University of Western Ontario Medical School and the Hospital for Sick Children. Following his fellowships, he serviced General Hospital in Guelph, Ontario for four years, specializing in General Pediatrics, Neonatology & Endocrinology, and Diabetes – Pediatric & Adolescent. Before joining the Memorial Medical Clinics team, Dr. Senthe worked in General Pediatrics and Neonatology at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and Bladen County Hospital in Elizabethtown, N.C.
Where do I call for an appointment?
Memorial Medical Clinic Carthage
1450 N. County Road 2050
Carthage, IL 62321