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What Will We Talk About at My Prenatal Meet and Greet?

Prenatal visits take place during pregnancy, before your new family member has arrived, so you can get to know your pediatric care team. New parents may be wondering what there is to talk about at a prenatal meet and greet. Here’s your answer.

Sep 13th, 2022
5 Benefits of a Walk-In Clinic

Good health and accidents don’t follow a schedule. Walk-in clinics help kids get the care and treatments they need when it’s most convenient for them — and parents. Here are five ways our walk-in clinic can benefit you, your child, and your family.

Aug 9th, 2022
How Chronic Disease Management Can Keep Your Child Well

Chronic diseases affect millions of kids, taking a toll on their physical and emotional health as well as their growth and development. Establishing a chronic disease management plan early is essential for helping your child stay healthy and happy.

Jun 1st, 2022
6 Reasons to Consider a Prenatal Meet and Greet

Prenatal meet and greet visits are a great way to prepare for your new addition, offering new and experienced parents a wealth of benefits. If you’re expecting, here are six benefits you should know about these visits.

May 1st, 2022
Understanding the Different Types of ADHD

ADHD affects millions of kids, and it takes a toll on their families, too. Understanding the different types of ADHD can help you recognize the disorder early — and make sure your child’s treatment best fits their unique needs.

Apr 1st, 2022
What’s Causing My Child's Obesity?

Obesity causes a host of health problems for kids, just as it does with adults. Understanding the underlying cause of your child’s weight issue is the first step in learning how to treat it. Here’s what our team wants parents to know.

Mar 2nd, 2022
How Telemedicine Works

Telemedicine has grown significantly in popularity recently, and not just for adults. Pediatric care can be administered virtually in many cases, too, saving you the hassle of traveling to the doctor’s office. Here’s how it works.

Feb 1st, 2022
The Importance of Well-Child Visits

Annual physicals are important for your health — and routine well-child visits are important for your child’s health, too. Here’s how often your child should have a well visit — and why.

Jan 1st, 2022
Early Signs of ADHD

ADHD can dramatically impair a child’s ability to succeed in school, make friends, and feel confident about themselves, but treatment can help. The key is beginning treatment as early as possible. Here are the early ADHD signs to look for.

Dec 6th, 2021
How Much Sleep Do Teenagers Need?

Getting enough sleep is important for your teen’s health and wellness, and it’s also important for school and social success. In this post, learn how much sleep your teen needs and what you can do to help them catch those all-important Zs.

Nov 1st, 2021
Your Child's First Sports Physical: What to Expect

Team sports offer lots of benefits for kids, including some that go well beyond the playing field. Sports physicals help your child get the most from their sport — and help them avoid serious injuries that can take a toll on their development, too.

Oct 5th, 2021
When Should My Child Get a Flu Shot?

Flu season is right around the corner, and that means it’s time to schedule a flu shot for yourself and your eligible family members. If you’re wondering whether your child needs one, too, and when to get it, we have the answers in this post.

Sep 1st, 2021
When Should I Choose the ER instead of the Walk-In Clinic?

As health care providers, emergency rooms and walk-in clinics both offer important medical treatments. But how do you pick which provider is right for your child’s urgent medical needs? Here’s the guidance you need to make the right choice.

Aug 4th, 2021
What to Expect During Your Child's Sports Physical

Playing sports benefits kids in lots of ways — but it also increases their risk of injury. Having a sports physical is an important part of injury prevention. Here’s what you and your child can expect during your visit.

Jun 16th, 2021
Should I Have My Child Immunized?

Vaccines provide kids with immunity against many serious and even life-threatening illnesses. But despite those benefits, many parents worry about whether to have their child immunized. Here’s what you should know about childhood immunizations.

Apr 15th, 2021
Myths and Facts About Circumcision

For many parents, circumcision is one of the first medical decisions they make for their newborn. Unfortunately, there’s a fair amount of confusion about the pros and cons of circumcision. Here, we clear up three common myths.

Mar 15th, 2021
The Importance of Prenatal Care

Preparing for the birth of your baby is an exciting time — and maybe a little nerve-racking. Here’s how prenatal care and a meet and greet with your child’s pediatrician can help reduce your worries so you enjoy the moment.

Feb 12th, 2021
My Child Has Asthma. Now What?

If your child has been diagnosed with asthma, you might be worried about how to manage the condition. We can help! Our team develops custom action plans to enable kids and parents to manage asthma successfully. Here’s what you can do.

Jan 17th, 2021
Sports Physicals: Why Your Child Needs One

Every fall and winter, millions of kids turn out to play organized sports. If your child is one of them, here’s how having a sports physical can help them stay healthy and even help prevent injuries while they play.

Nov 13th, 2020
Parenting a Child With ADHD

Parenting isn’t easy, and if your child suffers from ADHD, the challenges can be even greater. While there’s no “cure” for ADHD, there are some important things you can do to help your child and yourself. Here’s what you should know.

Oct 13th, 2020
Pediatrics and COVID-19: What You Should Know

Do you know what measures to take to keep your children safe? Coronavirus information is rapidly developing, and it can be challenging to keep up with so many changes. Learn how to keep kids safe by reading more here about pediatrics and COVID-19.

Sep 3rd, 2020