In PA, ticks are a real health threat. Our Philadelphia and Main Line pediatricians share guidelines on tick and mosquito repellent for kids, as well as other tips for keeping families safe this summer. In Philadelphia, the spring and summer months are a time when many of us enjoy the outdoors, whether taking advantage of the nearby Schuykill river and Wissahickon trails or venturing farther … [Read more...] about Tips to Stay Tick- and Mosquito-Free This Summer
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Convenient Check-In at Your Fingertips As a Patient-Centered Medical Home, Center City Pediatrics is committed to making your experiences with our offices the best that they can be. As your partner, we pride ourselves on balancing evidenced-based care, personalized service and innovative technology. With that spirit of continuous improvement in mind, we are excited to begin offering Mobile … [Read more...] about Mobile Appointment Check-In Is Here!
Open House Sunday, May 21st 11am-1pm Stop by, Say hi, Grab a bite, Sing a song, Get crafty & Be Safe! Yes, the doctor's office can be FUN! Live music provided by The Lara & Joe Show Make & Take Craft Activities Snacks & Sips Free car seat checks courtesy of the Lower Merion Police Department (RSVP below to reserve your space) RSVP FOR A CAR SEAT … [Read more...] about Come Wish Us Luck! Open House 5/21!
Our Philadelphia & Main Line pediatrician shares helpful tips for using Time Out effectively with toddlers and older children. I don’t remember exactly what he did—one of the usual offenses—hitting, biting, spitting, or persistent obstinacy. It could have been any of these, but it was clear he needed to learn a consequence. The problem was that I was at the beer store trying to pick up some … [Read more...] about Time Out at the Beer Cooler
Early Access Replaces Weekday Walk-In Beginning Monday, May 1st we are excited to offer a new service - Early Access - which will replace weekday Walk-In at our Center City location. With Early Access, you can reserve your space during that first clinic hour of the morning in advance. Early Access is available for children who have become suddenly ill and are experiencing pain and discomfort, … [Read more...] about Early Access Begins Monday, May 1st
Just moved to Philadelphia or the surrounding areas? Just moving a few blocks? A move of any significance is stressful, especially on families. Our Center City & Main Line pediatricians have some tips for weathering the transition. Change is hard! Other than dealing with the loss of a loved one or a serious family disruption, moving is, perhaps, the most challenging change that kids (and … [Read more...] about Inside/Out – Upside Down: Surviving the Stress of Moving