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COVID-19 Vaccine Update

COVID-19 Vaccines
Monday, the FDA approved the Pfizer vaccine for everyone 12 and older. (Yes we do recommend the vaccine).  The Moderna vaccine is close behind in the process. We are waiting to hear from the CDC and NY State Department of Health with instructions on when we can begin administering it in our office. … Continue reading

Welcome Legacy Pediatrics

Beginning May 1st, Dr. Wirt and I will share after hours and weekend call with Legacy Pediatrics. We have known Dr. Janet Casey and  Dr. Alice Taylor for years and are thrilled that they will share coverage with us.  We are sorry to part ways with Pathway Pediatrics, … Continue reading

Stay Calm and Get Vaccinated

Currently anyone over the age of 16 is eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. I have received numerous questions about whether or not I recommend the vaccine.
I do recommend getting the vaccine. The vaccines are safe. The side effects are minimal. … Continue reading

COVID-19 Vaccine and Teens

Most of you have probably read or heard that starting April 6th, anyone 16 years and older will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. That is awesome news. Currently the Pfizer vaccine is approved for 16 years and older, Moderna and Johnson & … Continue reading

Appointment reminders

Happy March everyone. Hope you all are well.
Starting today, we are sending out appointment reminders via text message and email. This is very dependent on whether or not we have up to date records so the rollout might be a little spotty. … Continue reading

NY AAP Press Statement

Happy Valentine’s Day!
It has been awhile… I guess it means there has been nothing pressing to pass on.  From a COVID-19 standpoint, the numbers are improving with rates hovering around 2% now. It is still very important to wear masks, … Continue reading