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Ideal Pediatric & Adolescent Care provides personal, high quality health care to children in Central Pennsylvania.

Dr. Mary Beth O’Hara
Lewisburg, PA

At Ideal Pediatric & Adolescent Care, we provide comprehensive, evidence-based medical care for your child in a personal, independent practice setting. Our knowledgeable and compassionate team will take time to know you and your family, while striving to provide you with the very best care.  

News & Announcements

A Parent’s Guide to Preteen and Teen HPV Vaccination

October 19, 2023

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a common family of viruses that causes infection of the skin or mucous membranes of various areas of the body. Some types of HPV cause warts in the genital area and other types can lead to abnormal cells on the cervix, vulva, anus, penis, mouth, and throat, sometimes leading to cancer. Vaccination for HPV is much more effective at preventing disease and cancer if all doses in the series are administered before someone’s first sexual contact.

Download this information sheet to learn more about HPV and how vaccination can help protect your child from cancer.

RSV: When It’s More Than Just a Cold

December 12, 2022

Almost all children get RSV (respiratory syncytial virus) at least once before they are 2 years old. For most healthy children, RSV is like a cold. But, some children get very sick with RSV.

Learn more about RSV, including symptoms to watch for and answers to frequently asked questions, from

Now Offering Late Day Physical Appointments

September 22, 2022

We are excited to offer our patients late day physicals at 4:00 pm and 4:30 pm call the office today to schedule your child’s physical.

We Build Family Partnerships

Ideal Pediatric is happy to welcome new patients! From newborn care through college physicals, we provide you with the highest quality pediatric medical care.

Get 24/7 Access with My Kid’s Chart

Juggling your schedule and staying on top of your family’s health care can be a challenge, but our patient portal can help. Access your child’s medical records 24/7 from your home, office or smart phone.

Health and Safety are Our Priorities

Our goal during the COVID-19 pandemic is to continue to provide outstanding health care to our families, while simultaneously protecting our patients and our staff from COVID-19 disease transmission.

Should You Call Us?

Are you unsure about whether that scrape or rash needs medical attention? Our symptom checker can help. Explore our collection of helpful tools and reliable online resources.