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July 27, 2017

KinderMender’s Fourth Clinic Set to Open in Timonium

Full-Service Site Will Offer Antibiotics, X-Rays, and Preventative Care TIMONIUM, Md., July 27, 2017 –The KinderMender Walk-In Pediatric Center in Timonium will officially open its doors for business on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017. Located at 1803 York Road, this fourth, full-service clinic features the tenets the walk-in pediatric center has come to be known for: Read More…

November 30, 2016

Small Objects to Big Successes: KinderMender Celebrates 200,000 Patients

Columbia, MD, Nov. 30, 2016 – Little more than a year has passed since KinderMender celebrated its 100,000th patient visit in June of 2015. This month, the pediatric urgent care center officially doubled that tally. KinderMender’s 200,000th patient was a 3-year-old who arrived at the family-friendly pediatric facility with a bead stuck in his nose. Read More…

October 4, 2016

KinderMender University Graduates Two New Team Members

Columbia, MD, Oct. 4, 2016 – KinderMender Walk-In Pediatric Center today announced the first two graduates of KinderMender University, an intensive training program designed to ensure new team members adhere to the clinic’s standards of exemplary service. Antonea Alvin and Jordan M. Lee successfully completed the New Hire Orientation Training, with each spending 5-7 days Read More…

September 28, 2016

KinderMender Claims Reader’s Choice Award for Best Urgent Care

Columbia, MD, Sept. 28, 2016 – KinderMender Walk-In Pediatric Center was recently announced as the winner of the Maryland Gazette Reader’s Choice Award for Best Urgent Care. KinderMender was highlighted, along with other Reader’s Choice winners, in a special section published Sept. 24. Earlier this year, the pediatric urgent care center was named a Favorite Read More…

July 8, 2016

KinderMender Named a Favorite Doctor for Second Year in a Row

COLUMBIA, Md., July 8, 2016 – For the second consecutive year, KinderMender has been named to Chesapeake Family magazine’s list of Favorite Doctors. Readers of the local publication again recognized the full-service, walk-in pediatric urgent and primary care provider for the tenets that have become its calling card: cheerful, straightforward service and thorough communication with Read More…

July 11, 2016

KinderMender Celebrates 5th Year of Healing Happy Families

Columbia, MD, July 11, 2016 – KinderMender Walk-In Pediatric Center celebrates its 5th anniversary today. The full-service, walk-in pediatric center was founded in 2011 by medical director Dr. Keyvan Rafei, who envisioned a clinic that would break the mold of the stuffy, scary doctor’s visit with a relaxed, congenial atmosphere and a friendly, honest relationship Read More…

October 21, 2015

Parents Urged NOT to Wait for FluMist and Arrange Flu Shots NOW to Avoid Outbreak

COLUMBIA, Md., Oct. 21, 2015 – The power to prevent thousands of MD children from getting influenza this season lies in the hands of local parents ,says Dr. Keyvan Rafei, Baltimore ‘Top Doc’ and Medical Director at urgent care pediatric chain KinderMender. Parents of elementary school children in Baltimore City and Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Harford, Read More…

July 8, 2015

KinderMender Makes Chesapeake Family’s 2015 Favorite Doctors List

COLUMBIA, Md., July 8, 2015 – Only one month after celebrating its 100,000th patient visit, KinderMender has landed a coveted spot on Chesapeake Family’s list of Favorite Doctors for 2015 in the Urgent Care category. Readers of the local publication recognized the pediatric urgent and primary care provider for its friendly service and great communication Read More…

June 11, 2015

100,000th Patient Visit for KinderMender after Only 4 Years in Business

Guess & Win Contest winner announced Laurel, Md., June 11, 2015 – Kid-friendly urgent care clinic KinderMender has reached its 100,000th patient visit – just four years after opening its first location in Columbia, MD. Guess & Win Contest Winner As part of its celebration, KinderMender held a Guess & Win contest on Facebook leading Read More…

May 11, 2015

For 2nd Straight Year, Howard County Honors KinderMender Founder Dr. Keyvan Rafei

For the second consecutive year, Howard County has recognized KinderMender founder and Medical Director Dr. Keyvan Rafei through its Celebrating Successes awards program. Dr. Rafei received a Certificate of Appreciation in the Elementary School category for his revolutionary approach to pediatric urgent care. Highlights of KinderMender clinics include child-friendly décor, short wait times, and prescriptions Read More…

Here's What Parents Say

  • “Everything about the visit was outstanding. We are so very happy we found this place. The staff is efficient, professional, and friendly. The facility is bright, clean, and child friendly. This will be our go to medical office…”

  • “Everyone we worked with, from the time we first called with questions through when we left after our appointment, was extremely friendly, efficient, and just overall wonderful and easy to work with. The place was clean, pretty, warm, and inviting!”

  • “Everyone is always patient and kind; it is so important to me that my kids are treated well especially at a doctor’s office because it directly influences their level of comfort and anxiety for the rest of their lives.”

  • “Fast, friendly and efficient service received. The Doctor was very friendly and informative. My child felt comfortable and was at ease by the kind nature of everyone. From the time we walked in we were greeted with a warm, friendly smile and immediate attention.”

  • “Always very welcoming and KinderMender makes it as comfortable as possible for the children. My son is no longer scared of going to the doctor because of his wonderful experiences here. It is so nice to have somewhere to take him that is not ‘scary.’ Thank you!”

  • “Everyone is always very friendly, helpful and sensitive to my child’s needs. They had us in and out in less than 20 minutes which is so important when dealing with a grouchy, sick child.”

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