After over 30 years, it is with mixed emotions that we announce the closure of Pediatric Associates of Lafayette, PC at the end of business on October 28, 2022. We are no longer offering medical services at this location. Read More

Records can be obtained by completing the Medical Records Release Form and either mailing or faxing the form to our office.

Our Pediatric Office

Pediatricians serving Lafayette and West Lafayette, IN

Our office staff works hard to ensure patient comfort and convenience. To help you better understand our office operations, we have included the information you need about our hours, location, appointments, insurance acceptance and billing below.

Pediatric Associates of Lafayette, PC
2300 Ferry Street
Lafayette, IN 47904
(765) 448-6158

Our office is conveniently located just 2.3 miles from West Lafayette, IN. We serve patients in Tippecanoe, Benton, White, Carroll, Montgomery, Clinton and surrounding counties.

Thomas C. Padgett, M.D.
(765) 448-6158
Catherine J.W. Bell, M.D.
(765) 448-6420
James L. Thomas, M.D.
(765) 448-6449

Office Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sunday: Closed

The above hours may change without notice.

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To serve your family best, we see patients by appointment only. We offer same day appointments for sick children. Generally, well visits are scheduled in advance. We understand occasional circumstances may prevent you from keeping your scheduled appointment. We kindly request 24 hours notice if you are unable to keep a scheduled appointment. Our schedulers will do their best to re-schedule you promptly.

Insurance and Billing

We are contracted with most major insurance plans including, but not limited to: Aetna, Anthem, Cigna, Indiana Medicaid, PHCS, Sagamore and United Healthcare. Please call us for information specific to your insurance company and plan.

Payment Options

We expect payment for copays and deductibles at the time of service per your contract with your insurance. We accept checks, cash or credit cards for outstanding account balances. We also offer a flexible payment plan. Please see our Financial Coordinator for details. We will file insurance claims to companies with whom we are contracted.

Our Location

Office Hours

*hours subject to change without notice*


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-11:00 pm