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 [...]
Thanksgiving Day Office Hours The following office locations will be open on Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 23). All locations not listed will be closed on Thanksgiving, but will re-open on Friday, November 24 with regular office hours. 9:00 am – 5:00 pm West Kendall Skylake Hollywood Pembroke Pines Weston Coral Springs Boynton East West [...]
Dear Parents and Caregivers, If you or your family members would like to purchase a health insurance plan from the Health Care Exchange as part of the Affordable Care Act; you can do so by visiting www.Healthcare.gov. We are currently accepting the following exchange plans: Aetna Ambetter Carelink Coventry Cigna BlueCare also known as HealthOptions [...]
DENGUE FEVER – Quick Facts (adapted from the CDC) What is dengue? A. Dengue (pronounced den' gee) is a disease caused by one of four dengue viruses (DENV 1, DENV 2, DENV 3, or DENV 4) which are transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito. It is estimated that there are over [...]
Susan’s Story: A Life Changing Trip to Haiti
RECALL NOTICE ON LOTS OF TYLENOL, ETC.
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Parents do not need to be concerned about the recent CDC health alert suspending the usage of GlaxoSmithKline Rotarix (Rotavirus) vaccine. Pediatric Associates DOES NOT use Rotarix. We use the vaccine ROTATEQ which is safe.
Autism NOT linked to MMR