Announcements

To best meet our patients’ needs at this time, only newborns and patients ten years of age and younger who have scheduled a “well visit” (such as a routine check-up) will be seen at this office. Flu vaccinations will be available for patients and accompanying parents as part of scheduled well visits.
 
Patients older than ten years of age, patients of any age who have any symptoms of illness, and patients who would like to make an appointment for a flu vaccination will be seen at our North Duke Street office.
 
Please call us if you have questions about your appointment.

Face masks are required at this location.

If you have or suspect you have been exposed to COVID-19, take these precautions before you seek care. If you have an appointment, learn about the safety measures in place at all Duke Health locations.

Durham Pediatrics at Highgate Drive

Type:Primary Care
Schedule an appointment with a pediatrician in Durham. Our pediatricians and pediatric nurse practitioners see children of all ages for well-child visits, sick care, immunizations, sports, and school physicals. We provide personalized care to your child in a comfortable environment.

Clinic Hours

8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed Closed
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
5315 Highgate Dr
Suite 103
Durham, NC 27713-6623
Appointments 919-220-4000    919-220-4000 Office 919-220-4000
Fax 919-490-1083

Clinic Hours

8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed Closed
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
General Pediatrics

Duke Health pediatric clinics and doctors are available throughout the Triangle.

Pediatricians in Durham

Our board-certified pediatricians provide the following care:

  • Well-child check-ups, annual physicals, school physicals, and sports physicals
  • Immunizations, including newborn and school-age vaccinations, and annual flu shots for children at six months of age and older
  • Hearing, vision, and developmental screenings
  • Ongoing care for chronic conditions such as allergies, and asthma
  • Behavioral health evaluations for ADHD, depression, and anxiety
  • Common conditions like sore throat, cough, cold, flu, or rashes and skin conditions

Our nurses are available by phone 24/7 for advice on non-life-threatening illnesses.

We offer lactation consultations with certified lactation consultants to assist with breastfeeding concerns. We can share guidance on all aspects of breastfeeding, and we offer a private room where you can feed your baby while consulting with our nurse.

Specialty Referrals

When necessary, your child's primary care doctor can make referrals for specialty care with Duke's network of specialists. No matter who your child sees at Duke Health, their care will be coordinated through Duke MyChart, our electronic medical records system, which is accessible to every doctor and every facility at Duke.

Equipment

  • Labs
  • X-ray

Our Providers

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Accepted Insurance

Duke Health contracts with most major health insurance carriers and transplant networks, including the ones listed below. Before scheduling your appointment, we strongly recommend you contact your insurance company to verify that the Duke Health location or provider you plan to visit is included in your network. Your insurance company will also be able to inform you of any co-payments, co–insurances, or deductibles that will be your responsibility. If you proceed in scheduling an appointment and your health insurance benefits do not participate with Duke, your out of pocket liability may be higher. We will contact you regarding your coverage and patient liability. If you are uninsured, learn more about our financial assistance policy.

  • Aetna Choice POS, Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice HMO, Aetna Open Access Elect Choice
  • Aetna Health Network Only, Aetna Health Network Option
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Limited Benefit Insurance PPO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan (HMO)
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plus Plan (HMO)
  • Aetna Medicare Essential Plan (PPO)
  • Aetna Medicare Eagle Plan (PPO)
  • Aetna Open Access HMO, Open Access Aetna Select, Aetna Open Access Managed Choice
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna PCP Coordinated POS Plan
  • Aetna Quality Point of Service (QPOS)
  • Aetna Select HMO
  • Aetna Traditional Choice
  • Aetna Voluntary Indemnity Group Plan
  • Aetna Whole Health – Duke WakeMed WKCC
  • Ambetter of North Carolina
  • Blue Advantage
  • Blue Medicare (HMO, PPO)*
  • Blue Options (123, PPO, HSA)
  • Blue Select
  • NC State Employees Health Plan
  • *Duke HomeCare and Hospice does not participate in the plan.

Bright Health
  • Cigna Behavioral Health (*Limited eligibility)
  • Cigna Choice Plus
  • Cigna Connect Individual Family Plan
  • Cigna Open Access
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • *Please call Cigna Behavioral Heath to see if the provider is participating in your plan.

  • Duke Basic
  • Duke Select
  • Experience Health Medicare Advantage (HMO) Plan
First Health
Gateway Health Alliance
Halifax Physician-Hospital Organization
Healthgram
  • Humana Choice (PPO)
  • Humana Choice - Medicare Advantage (PPO)
  • Humana ChoiceCare - Medicare Advantage (PPO)
  • Humana Gold Choice - Medicare Advantage (PFFS)
  • Humana Gold Plus - Medicare Advantage (HMO)
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Group Plan - NC State Retirees
MedCost
  • First Medicare Direct
  • Medicare Part A
  • Medicare Part B
MultiPlan / Private Healthcare Systems
  • AmeriHealth Caritas North Carolina
  • Carolina Complete Health
  • Healthy Blue
  • NC Medicaid Direct
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • WellCare of North Carolina
OneNet PPO
  • FAMIS*
  • Optima Family Care (Medicaid HMO in VA)*
  • Optima Individual & Family (On & Off Exchange Plans)
  • Optima Plus (PPO)
  • Optima Vantage (HMO)
  • *Duke Primary Care, Duke University Hospital, Duke Regional Hospital, and Duke Raleigh Hospital are not participating with this plan.

  • TRICARE Prime
  • TRICARE Prime Remote
  • TRICARE Select
  • AARP Medicare Complete (HMO, PPO)*
  • AARP Medicare Complete Essential (HMO)*
  • All Savers Alternate Funding
  • All Savers Fully Insured
  • United Healthcare (HMO, PPO, POS)
  • United Healthcare Charter/Charter Balance/Charter Plus
  • United Healthcare Choice/Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Core/Core Essential
  • United Healthcare Navigate/Navigate Plus/Navigate Balanced
  • United Healthcare of the River Valley
  • United Healthcare Option PPO
  • United Healthcare Options PPO with Harvard Pilgrim
  • United Healthcare Passport Connect Choice/Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Passport Connect Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select/Select Plus
  • United Medical Resources (UMR)
  • *Duke HomeCare and Hospice and mental health providers do not participate with the plan.

About Us

Our clinic is located off NC-54 less than a mile from I-40's Fayetteville Road interchange – convenient to families in Durham and Chapel Hill, as well as greater Durham and Orange counties. We provide personalized care in a comfortable environment.

Preparing For Your Visit

If you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment, please call us 24 hours prior to your appointment time.

Accessibility Services

We provide equal access for all people and offer a range of free accessibility services to patients and visitors who need them.

Interpreter Services

Free interpreter services can be provided for patients who prefer to communicate in a language other than English.

Address

5315 Highgate Dr
Suite 103
Durham, NC 27713-6623

Parking

Free, convenient parking.

Public Transportation

Plan your trip to Durham Pediatrics at Highgate Drive through GoDurham bus route 12. The closest bus stop is Highgate Dr at Harrier Ct. If you have trouble accessing this route, visit GoDurham Access to check if you meet the ADA eligibility for Durham County’s accessible transit program.