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 was lucky enough to participate in this past weekend's Field Day event for ChildNet, an organization that oversees about 30 provider agencies that track 4,000 foster children now in the child welfare system due to abuse, abandonment or neglect. Our Chief Operating Officer, Joseph Rogers, was interviewed about his own adopted children. Please read [...]
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."
Click on the link below to hear from our very own, Adam Cutler, MD, FAAP, on the very important topic of whooping cough. http://blogs.browardpalmbeach.com/pulp/2012/10/whooping_cough_cases_continue.php
Pediatric Associates has been dedicated to the South Florida community and its children since 1955. As part of that commitment, through our foundation, Pediatric Associates Foundation, we have focused our efforts on providing funding to those charities that provide therapy and counseling to those children who are most in need. In the past year, the foundation [...]
Dr. David Marcus, at our Boca Raton office, has been selected as a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics subcommittee on violence prevention, under the Violence, Injury and Poisoning Committee. A periodic survey of American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) members administered by the AAP Task Force on Violence indicated that injury as a result [...]