The Fayetteville Children’s Clinic is distinguished as being Fayetteville’s oldest pediatric clinic. Established in 1953 by Dr. J. A. Shaw, Dr. Richard Kelly and Dr. William Breeden, it is located in the heart of the historic Haymount district. For over 50 years, the Fayetteville Children’s Clinic has been the medical home for generations of patients.
Today, the tradition of providing quality healthcare for children is continued by Dr. William H. Kelly, Dr. Niveen Y. Iskander and Dr. Horace R. Long. Our doctors and staff are committed to providing outstanding service to our patients. The clinic boasts of staff whose loyalty has extended over 20 years.
William H. Kelly, M. D.
Dr. Kelly is a Fayetteville native and has been with the practice since 1992. He began his undergraduate studies at Davidson College and finished at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he graduated with a B.A. in Zoology and English. He obtained his Medical Degree from the University of North Carolina and completed his Pediatric training at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. He is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and has a particular interest in infectious disease. He has been active on several committees at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center to include chairing the Infection Control Committee and twice serving as Chairman of Pediatrics which includes serving on the Medical Executive Committee.
Niveen Y. Iskander, M. D.
Dr. Iskander has lived in North Carolina since 1978. After graduating from the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics, she received her B.A. degree in Chemistry from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and her medical degree from East Carolina University School of Medicine. Dr. Iskander completed her residency in Pediatrics at the University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill. She maintains board certification in Pediatrics through the American Board of Pediatrics. She joined the Fayetteville Children’s Clinic in 1996. Her interests include general pediatrics with emphasis on preventative care and healthy living. She has served on the Board for Sandhills Physicians, Inc. and has also functioned as Chairman of Pediatrics at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
Horace R. Long, M. D.
A native of North Carolina, Dr. Long joined Fayetteville Children’s Clinic in 2000. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and attended medical school at East Carolina University School of Medicine. Dr. Long was the recipient of the William E. Laupus Pediatric Award as a medical student which was awarded to the senior student “whose overall performance in Pediatrics best demonstrates excellence in scholarship, the possession of consummate clinical skills, and a genuine concern for the health care needs of children”. A residency in Pediatrics was completed at Pitt County Memorial Hospital in Greenville, North Carolina in affiliation with East Carolina University School of Medicine. Dr. Long was selected as the Outstanding Pediatric Resident during his senior year. Dr. Long obtained additional training in the specialty of Neonatal Medicine but chose to return to general pediatric practice. Dr. Long maintains his board certification with the American Board of Pediatrics.
The Doctors and Staff of Fayetteville Children’s Clinic are dedicated to protecting your privacy. For a copy of our Notice of Privacy Practices, please contact our office manager.
It is our policy to accept into our practice patients who agree to receive those immunizations recommended by the Centers for Disease Control.
We currently accept most major insurance plans. Your insurance information must be presented at the time of your visit so that we may file your claim. Our insurance office will verify coverage at your visit. All co-pays and deductibles are due at the time of service and may be paid by cash, check, Mastercard or Visa. If no insurance information is presented, we ask that you pay in full at the time of service.
If you cannot keep a scheduled appointment, we ask that you contact our office at least 24 hours in advance. We will be glad to reschedule your child’s appointment. This will allow others the opportunity to utilize this time. Patients who miss appointments without notifying our office in advance may be subject to dismissal.
For the convenience of our patients, we will gladly complete most health and medication forms free of charge. However, we do charge a minimal fee for those forms such as FMLA and most government forms requiring a longer time to complete. Please inquire about the charge prior to leaving any form.