Village Pediatrics and Rheumatology is proud to celebrate twenty years of serving families in the Town of Hamburg and surrounding communities. Dr. Joan Calkins and her staff have maintained a record of excellence through quality patient care and continue to be recognized as a top rated provider in Western New York.

“At Village Pediatrics & Rheumatology, our team works together to deliver excellent sick and well care for all children from birth through age 21. We offer same-day appointments, Saturday hours, and specialized therapies,” stated Dr. Joan Calkins.

Emphasizing the importance of knowing your child’s history and how to treat each individual case, Dr. Calkins explained, “It’s a jigsaw puzzle, where every piece of information helps put the puzzle together.” Dr. Calkins has over 30 years of experience as a renowned Pediatric Rheumatologist.

In addition to Dr. Calkins, her team includes Melinda S. Haas, Sheena M. Mikac and Lindsey R. Rogers, this Southtowns based practice plans to continue it’s growth within the local community and provide services with a patient-centered approach. For more information follow on Facebook at

About Village Pediatrics & Rheumatology:

Centrally located at 17 Long Ave. Suite 110 in the Village of Hamburg, NY, Village Pediatrics & Rheumatology has been servicing the pediatric needs of children in Western New York, and Erie County since 1997. Village Pediatrics provides exceptional sick and well care for all children, offering same day appointments, Saturday hours, and specialized therapies. Contact Village Pediatrics and Rheumatology at 716.646.5188 or visit