To help children maintain optimal wellness, Sartell Pediatrics offers a comprehensive range of medical & behavioral health care for children ages 0-21. We strive to be lifelong partners in our patients' health, and achieve that goal through accessibility, listening to our patients' questions and concerns, and educating their families on how to promote a healthy lifestyle. We work hard to make visits to our office as smooth as possible. Below you will find information about our office including directions, hours, insurance and billing, payment options and financing. Please contact us directly with additional questions.
111 2nd Street South
Sartell, MN 56377
Monday - Friday 8am-5pm
For established patients of the practice, you may access your child's patient portal account to:
- Message your Physician
- Schedule Appointments
- Review Office Visit Summaries
- Pay Outstanding Balances
Please contact our business office for questions regarding usernames and passwords.
Insurance & Billing
Please call or email us for information specific to your insurance company and plan. We accept the following forms of insurance:
- America's PPO
- Blue Cross Blue Shield (2018 Exceptions: Blue Plus Southeast MN, Blue Plus Northeast MN, Blue Plus Metro MN, Blue Plus Western MN, Northeast MN Network, Metro MN Network, Western MN Network)
- Government Employee Health Association (GEHA)
- HealthPartners & HealthPartners Peak
- Medica & Medica Applause
- Minnesota Health Care Programs
- Patient Choice
- Preferred One
- Primewest Health
- UCare of MN
Please bring your insurance card to every visit so that we may verify your coverage. If we do not have proper insurance information at the time of your child's appointment, you may be held responsible for payment.
We accept checks, cash, or credit cards. We're also pleased to accept the CareCredit healthcare credit card. CareCredit lets you pay for services in convenient monthly payments that fit your budget.
CareCredit is the healthcare credit card designed exclusively for healthcare services with special financing options.* Learn more by visiting www.carecredit.com or contacting our office. Ready to apply? Apply Online for your CareCredit card today.
*Subject to credit approval. Minimum monthly payments required. Ask us for details.
Saint Cloud Hospital
05/05/17 There have been increasing confirmed cases of Measles around the state. Sartell Pediatrics is following the guidance set forth by the Minnesota Department of Health.
01/26/16 Sartell Pediatrics and Blue Cross Blue Shield have reached mutual agreement of terms, and are working towards a revised contract. As a result, patients with Blue Cross coverage can continue to access their Sartell Pediatrics providers at the in-network benefit levels of their plan.
12/19/16 New MN Community Measurement report confirms clinic’s cost-effectiveness in serving children
--(Cost of Care Reports. "Total Cost of Care Reports." December 2016. http://mncm.org/cost-reports/)
11/16/16 - 5:13PM CST
--(Ikeogu, Vicki. "BCBS Contract Change Affects Northeastern Minnesota." St. Cloud Times.)--
10/18/16 Our BCBS contract is currently unresolved, with a contract termination date of 1/31/17.
In early October, BCBS issued a network contract termination extension of 1/31/17, as well as a clinic-level amendment that would extend current terms for Sartell Pediatrics through June 30, 2017. more...
9/08/16 Our BCBS contract is currently unresolved, with a contract termination date of 12/31/16.
Click here to view the recent letter sent via email to patient guardians outlining the preliminary notice of contract termination our independent physician’s association, Integrity Health Network (IHN), received from Blue Cross Blue Shield. more...
2/22/16 - 10:18AM CST
--(Dr. Kimberly Christensen, Psy.D, LP, MENTAL HEALTH DIRECTORY)-- As the mother of a high school senior who has struggled with depression for nearly 10 years, I’m anxious about how I can help her adjust to life on her own without smothering her or somehow enabling failure. Knowing exactly how supportive to be, while still being somewhat hands-off, can be tricky. How involved should parents be? What can parents do to help their young adult children be independent while still remaining supportive? What warning signs of deepening depression should parents look for? When is an intervention appropriate? more...
Volunteering & Preceptorships
As part of our commitment to the healthcare field, Sartell Pediatrics offers medical student and resident preceptorships (M.D. & D.O. only) at varying times throughout the year. Complete an application for consideration.
Making our local community a healthier place is at the heart of our giving. Read On...