Flu season is upon us once again! We recommend that all patients 6 months and older receive the annual flu vaccine. The nasal influenza FLUMIST vaccine is not recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the Advisory Committee on … Continue reading →
Here are a few pictures from our enormously successful Back-to-School Supply Drive. We filled over 60 backpacks with school supplies AND were also able to donate boxes of supplies to After School programs in our community. Thank you so much … Continue reading →
Dr. Maggie Kissel has joined the medical staff of Pediatric Healthcare Associates. Dr. Kissel obtained her medical degree from New York University School of Medicine in New York, NY. She completed her Pediatric Residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital in New … Continue reading →
Are you or someone you know looking for a pediatrician? This article featuring Dr. Robert Chessin is a helpful guide on how and when to start your search. Please click here to read the article.
Fairfield Center Office 50 Unquowa Place, Fairfield, CT Thursday, June 30, 2016 Effective June 30th, all Southport and Fairfield Tunxis Hill appointments will be seen in our new Fairfield Center Office! You will see your scheduled provider. Our other offices … Continue reading →
Are you concerned about the spread of the Zika virus? Here is a great article from pediatricians and dermatologists on the top mosquito repellent recommendations. To read the article click here.
The Get Healthy Walk n’ Talk is a 4-week community walking series where the community is invited to take a walk with local health care professionals on Saturday mornings at Seaside Park from 10:00am to 11:30am. Our very own Dr. … Continue reading →
This is the time of year when we experience an extremely high volume of form requests in our offices. In order to complete your form accurately and in a timely fashion, we ask for your cooperation by following our forms … Continue reading →
Choosing the right car seat can be confusing, especially with so many on the market. Click here for the 2016 Updated Car Seat Guide from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). It includes all the information you need to make … Continue reading →
Each year millions of school-aged children in the United States get head lice. The following information from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) will help you check for, treat, and prevent the spread of head lice. Head Lice: What Parents … Continue reading →