Pediatricians are physicians who have undergone special training to treat and diagnose conditions and diseases pertainiing to and affecting children ie usually ages 0- 14. Since they are specialists in this field they possess greater knowledge and know how about children and thus are considered experts in the field. I hope this helps.
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