Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bailey and her office staff are dedicated to the compassionate care of children from birth through the age of 18. Services include well baby/child checkups, immunizations, school and sports physicals, and sick child exams. She cares for newborns in the nursery as well as seeing her own patients that require hospitalization at Pikeville Medical Center. Her caring staff of nurses and front desk professionals have a total of 35 years experience working in pediatric medicine and a total of 45 years experience working in Medicine.
Dr. Bailey was born in Pikeville, Kentucky at the Miners Hospital which is now Pikeville Medical Center. She grew up in Regina, attended school in Elkhorn City and graduated from Elkhorn City High School.
She is a graduate of Asbury College which is now Asbury University in Wilmore, Kentucky and the University of Louisville School Of Medicine. She did her residency training at Kosairs Children’s Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky, and is a Board Certified Pediatrician. Dr. Bailey is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, a member of the American Medical Association, the Kentucky Medical Association, and the Pike County Medical Society.
Dr. Bailey has been a Pediatrician here in Pikeville since August of 1988. She was the founder of the Pediatric Urgent Care Center at Pikeville Methodist Hospital and served as its Medical Director for almost ten years. Prior to her work at the hospital she worked with Dr. Steve Davis as a pediatrician at Physicians for Children. She began her own solo practice in August of 2000. When you have an appointment at Dr. Bailey's office you will see Dr. Bailey. She does not have a partner, physician assistant, or nurse practitioner.
Dr Bailey accepts most forms of insurance as payment toward your bill, and participates with all three Kentucky Medicaid insurance companies. As a courtesy to you, your insurance will be billed for you. All copayments and deductibles are your responsibility and payable at the time of service.
If you need a pediatrician for your child please call to discuss becoming part of the practice. We accept all newborns. If you would like to meet Dr. Bailey before you deliver to discuss newborn care or to become more acquainted with her practice, please give us a call to make an appointment.