Letter From The Administrator

At Infants and Children we are excited about the future and what it holds.  As you read our website, we hope that whether you are a new or existing patient, you will feel more in touch and have the information required to take care of your children’s needs in the most effective and efficient manner possible.  We are working hard to build strong relationships and deliver excellent service to our patients and their families, ensuring everything we do is beneficial to the patient and the practice.

I speak for all of the providers and employees of Infants and Children, P.A. when I say we are totally committed to providing the best solutions and outstanding customer service to our patients and their families.  We believe our mission is to live up to the standards we have set and advance our awareness of our patients needs to an even higher level.

I encourage you to read our website periodically for future medical advice, news, events and updates to find out about the ongoing steps we are taking to provide your children with excellent care.  We welcome your comments about your visit and have provided patient satisfaction forms in each office.

Thank you for your interest in Infants and Children and visiting our website. However, if you really want to get to know us and what we can do to assist the medical needs of your child or children then please contact us at (561) 242-0505.  We welcome the opportunity to speak to you.


Lori Fischer
Practice Administrator

The Founders

The founders of Infants and Children P.A.

From the left: Bernard O’Hara, M.D., E.J. Roberts, M.D., Charles Edwards, M.D., Robert Eddleman, M.D.

Infants and Children, P.A. was started in the 1930’s by Dr. Jennings Derrick who was the first pediatrician in Palm Beach County. Dr. O’Hara joined the practice in 1962, Dr. Edwards in 1967 and Dr. Eddleman in 1970 and Dr. Roberts, M.D. in 1972. They are the original founders of the practice.

Founders day lunch February 20, 12 where the founding doctors were honored in recognition of their outstanding leadership and contributions to the practice. The current managing partners were given awards for continued success and outstanding growth. Commemorative mugs and a celebratory luncheon were enjoyed by all the staff and the doctors. It was a great day in the history of Infants and Children, P.A. to celebrate 50 fantastic years as outstanding leaders in the community.

2013 Athena Healthcare Vision Award Recipients