Pediatrician Examining Infant
Newborn Baby Foot
Father and Son
Listening to baby's lungs
Little Boy Playing Doctor
Baby with Stethoscope
Man Carrying Child in Arms
Vaccinating A Child


Fort Payne Pediatrics was established in September of 2012 to provide a new and exciting home for pediatric healthcare in DeKalb County.

At Fort Payne Pediatrics, we pride ourselves in providing the latest advances in healthcare and technology while maintaining personal care and hometown charm. We strive to recognize each child's individual needs when planning care, to communicate clearly and appropriately with our patients and parents concerning a child's condition and care, and to provide patients and families with a child-friendly, comfortable, and fun office.


Our mission is to make a positive experience out of every child's visit to Fort Payne Pediatrics!



Well Child Checks


The purpose of the well child visit is to help children and teens grow into healthy adults.



FPP supports and follows the immunization guidelines recommended by the AAP.

Sick Care


If your child is sick, we will see them for an appointment the same day.

Sports Physicals


Before participating in any competitive sports, your child should have a full physical exam.

Office Policies


Our policies are established to provide a quality standard of care and service, and they are vital to the successful operations of our office. 


Helpful Links


Here are a few links to local healthcare agencies, county and city school systems, and informational pediatric hubs that have been carefully curated for you and your family!



Our Address

1359 Old Water Works Rd SW

Fort Payne, AL 35968-3347

Tel: (256) 997-5900 \\ Fax: (256) 997-5995

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday  08:00AM – 08:00PM

Saturday    08:00AM – 04:00PM


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“We are so lucky to have Dr. Peter and his wonderful staff here in DeKalb County. I wouldn't take my kids anywhere else.”

Jesse Lauren Williams

“I Love it there and so do the kids. They are very friendly and caring.”

“Love this place and everyone involved there!! I have never met a more caring group of people. So thankful they will be a part of my granddaughters journey!!!”

Casey Chamblee

Amanda N Randall

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Please note that no one will be denied access to services due to inability to pay.
There is a discount/sliding fee schedule available. Please contact our office for more information.