Our practice encompasses routine and specialty children's care from birth through
adolescence. We offer comprehensive care for acute and chronic illness, as well as routine
screening exams emphasizing normal childhood growth, development and immunizations.
We provide hospital care and consultation for newborns and sick children.
Our staff works closely with local health departments, early childhood intervention programs, as
well as the Intermediate School District in providing a team based approach to children with
special health care needs. We collaborate with local and regional children's sub specialists to
provide continuity of care to children requiring subspecialty referral.
We offer and encourage expectant parents to schedule a free "get acquainted" visit in our office
prior to your baby's birth.
Childhood immunizations are provided as recommended by the American Academy of
Pediatrics. We participate in the Michigan Vaccine for Children Program.
Mackinaw Trail Pediatrics is committed to providing comprehensive,
compassionate and personalized health care to the children of Northern Michigan.
Blue Cross, Blue Care Network. Blue Cross Mi Child,Cofinity, Priority Health and Priority Health
Medicaid, TriCare, Medicaid, Molina Mi child, Meridian Medicaid,Children's Special Health Care
Services, With Aetna, Cigna and Untied Health Care some polices we accept, Please contact our
office for details)
Please contact your insurance company if you are not sure if your insurance covers
your office visit or procedure. Our staff will be happy to help you work through any
billing problems. Payment of co-pays and deductibles is expected at the time of
service. We accept Mastercard and Visa.
We participate with most insurances:
• Susan Betts-Barbus MD • Gerald Herring MD • Elizabeth Rzepka-Alto MD
• Angela Trucks MD • Megan Santangelo MD • Joseph Santangelo MD
• Mary Blackmer FNP • Betsy Krchmar PA-C