By Peter J. Shulman, M.D., M.B.A., FAAP, Pediatric Associates Chief Executive Officer “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” Those simple words from Mahatma Ghandi took on new meaning for so many following the tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland. On Feb. 14, our South Florida community — and [...]
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the students, parents, teachers and administrators of Stoneman Douglas High School as well as the many members of the Pediatric Associates family whom this tragedy has so closely affected. We do understand the trauma you, your families and our patients face in light of this unfortunate event [...]
Pediatric Associates and Pediatric Associates Foundation Donates $13,000 to Hurricane Harvey Victims
Pediatric Associates and the Pediatric Associates Foundation recently raised $13,000 for the Texas Diaper Bank to help support the youngest victims of Hurricane Harvey. Pediatric Associates employees raised $6,500 in just a few days via online donations, and the funds raised were generously doubled by a dollar-for-dollar match by the Pediatric Associates Foundation. The Texas [...]
Pediatric Associates is proud to partner with Cox Media Group for the first annual Kids Bike Ride to Health and Safety. The bike rodeo will educate parents and children about the safety aspects of riding a bicycle on streets and roads. Participants of all skill levels, from training wheels to advanced riders, will have the opportunity [...]
When one of our patients, Matthew Walzer—a 16-year-old junior from Parkland, Florida—sent Mark Parker a letter in 2012, he could have never guessed that it would result in the Nike FLYEASE. Watch his truly inspiring story here.
Please click here to see an interview with Dr. Sally Chen-Hynes of Boca Raton speaking about the dangers of pop warner football.
Pediatric Associates has won the "Favorite Pediatric Group Practice" of 2012 award & Dr. Jonathan Malka, Asthma & Allergy Specialist, has won the "Favorite Pediatric Specialist" award for 2012 from Broward Family Life Magazine! Thank you for your support and confidence in us! A big congratulations to Dr. Ron Bullard, Dr. Ivette Cubas, Dr. Lourdes [...]
Check out an article here about kids and too much TV - our very own Dr. Michael Sonenblum of St. Lucie West is featured!
Please click on the link below to read an article about Broward County's National Adoption Day Event. Our very own Dr. Lawrence Garter is interviewed several times about his decision to adopt. http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/broward/fort-lauderdale/fl-national-adoption-day-20121117,0,2543203.story http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/broward/plantation/fl-pf-adoption-1226-20130107,0,3068643.story
Our hearts go out to the community of Newtown, CT and to the victims and their families. Please follow the link here to read an article entitled, "Tips for Talking to Children about Violence."