IHA Livingston Pediatrics is an IHA group practice, that is devoted to the care and well-being of children and adolescents. All of our physicians and nurse practitioners are board-certified. Our practice vision is to provide quality care for your child, while emphasizing education for parents and patients regarding developmental issues, good nutrition and health habits, immunizations and chronic illnesses. IHA Livingston Pediatrics prides itself on being a friendly and accessible practice.
We offer monthly meet the provider nights with for those looking for a new provider. Please call our office for more information. (Download the flyer)
We practice in conjunction with the Bright Futures guidelines and the health care needs of each patient. Click here for more information about the Bright Futures guidelines.
As a practice we know that preventive care, including vaccinations, is the most important part of our service to our patients and families. To best protect your children, our other patients, as well as our staff and providers from vaccine preventable illness, we have made the decision to only accept families into our practice who plan to fully vaccinate their children according to the CDC, American Academy of Pediatrics and American Academy of Family Physicians guidelines. The recommended vaccination schedules are available here:
Dr. Kottke spent the first three years of his pediatric practice at Camp Lejuene in North Carolina where he cared for children of military families. He returned to his home state of Michigan and joined IHA Livingston Pediatrics in 1996. He has special interest in developmental-behavioral pediatrics. In caring for patients, Dr. Kottke believes in a partnership between himself and the parents and children he works with. He is also active in his local community through his involvement with the Knights of Columbus.