Pediatrician

Urgent Care or Emergency Department: Which One Is Right for Your Child’s Needs?

Illness and injury seldom strike at convenient times. Croupy coughs and earaches get worse at night, playground falls are common... Read full post »

Back to School Vaccines: Getting Protected from Potentially Dangerous Diseases

School just let out, but it’s not too early to think about your back-to-school to-do list. In addition to an... Read full post »

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 »

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 »