What is Pediatrics?

Pediatric care specialists are equipped to treat a wide variety of services from routine physicals and medication refills to chronic diseases. Children require many checkups as they grow and are more exposed to various diseases.

What is a Pediatrician?

A pediatrician is a medical doctor who manages the physical, behavioral, and mental care for children from birth until age 18. A pediatrician is trained to diagnose and treat a broad range of childhood illnesses, from minor health problems to serious diseases.

Top 7 Reasons to See a Pediatrician:

  • New Baby Well Check

  • Annual Physicians Exams

  • Baby Immunizations

  • Nutritional Advice

  • Behavioral Issues

  • Ear Infections

  • Common Colds

Pediatrics at Greater Regional

From newborns to adolescents, our pediatric clinic at Greater Regional Health can perform a wide range of health services for children in the Creston, Iowa community. Our goal is to provide excellent, local healthcare services and build long-term relationships with families within our region. The pediatric care specialists are dedicated to giving families personal, extensive healthcare for all ages. 

Our Providers

Cheri Standing, MD, FAAP
Rosemary Koeppel, MD
Brooke Martin, DNP, ARNP, CPNP-PC

Contact Us

Primary Care Clinic

Second Floor Medical Arts Plaza

1700 W. Townline St

Creston, IA 50801



8 a.m.- 5 p.m.


8 a.m. - Noon


For a list of available service resources in Union County, click here.

Recommended Immunizations for Children Birth-6 Years Old:

Download pdf here.

Recommended Immunizations for Children 7-18 Years Old:

Download pdf here.

Meet Our Providers


Cheri Standing,

Children have an amazing capacity for self-healing. My goal is to empower young patients by helping them access tools for lifelong healthy living.

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Rosemary Koeppel, MD

"I want to help advance GRH goal of providing the most up-to-date and evidence-based care for the children in our community."

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Brooke Martin, DNP

Meet Brooke

I strive to care for my patients and their families the same way I would want to be cared for.