What to Expect at Your Child’s Well-Child Appointment

Kids grow up so quickly and because your child is growing at a fast pace, it’s important to keep an... Read full post »

Don’t Skip the Flu Shot: Soothe Your Child with These Distraction Techniques

As a parent, it’s tough to see our children twist and turn and cry and scream when it’s time for... Read full post »

Back to School Vaccines: Getting Protected from Potentially Dangerous Diseases

Students across Ohio are heading back to class over the next few weeks.  In addition to an annual health checkup... Read full post »

What You Need to Know About Super Lice

When we hear the term, “superbug” we usually think of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, not head lice, but people are abuzz with... Read full post »
How to Have a Good Pediatrician Visit

Health Literacy and Partnering in Your Child’s Care

As a parent, you probably consider yourself a health expert when it comes to your own child. Only you know... Read full post »

Fevers: Your Questions Answered

In our last blog post on fevers, we explained what a fever is and why it happens. These are a... Read full post »

Does your Child Need a Sports Physical?

It’s that time of year again. Time for Pre-Participation Exams (PPE) or better known as sports physicals. All young athletes’... Read full post »

Got a Cough? Hold the Antibiotics!

I was a pediatrician before I was a parent. It sounds funny to say, but I was helping parents comfort... Read full post »