Received notice of an outbreak of lice in school? In this post, our pediatricians share head lice information for parents. Learn about lice symptoms, lice treatment, and lice prevention. For many parents, receiving the inevitable school email about the latest case of head lice in the classroom is enough to strike fear into hearts, trigger house-cleaning frenzies, and lead to outbreaks of head … [Read more...] about Getting Ahead of Head Lice: A Parent’s Guide
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In this post from our pediatricians, learn essential car safety for kids to prevent accidents in and around cars. See our resource on PA car seat laws to learn how to protect kids from traffic-related accidents. When it comes to talking about the safety of our children around cars, discussion naturally sways to the newest car seat recommendations, booster seat requirements and child placement … [Read more...] about Car Safety for Kids: Protecting Kids In & Around Cars
Upcoming Staffing Changes at CCP To the families of Center City Pediatrics, It is with a heavy heart that I share this summer I will be leaving Center City Pediatrics. Due to family needs, I am relocating to Northern California. It has been a true pleasure to be a part of the CCP team over the past 4 years and an honor to care for your children during that time. To those families that I … [Read more...] about Important Provider Announcement
Happy Birthday, Center City Pediatrics! 0 to 10. 1 to 9. 6 to 21. 0 to 8500. Only one.... Years open. Number of providers. Exam rooms. Patients. Philosophy. This is the story of our last 10 years! It's hard to believe that we have come this far. 10 years ago, when we opened our doors, we had a goal to create a community based "Medical Home" pediatric practice in Center City - a village … [Read more...] about Tenth Anniversary Announcement
Picky eating is a normal stage of child development, but it can still be frustrating and worrisome. In this post, our pediatrician shares tips for picky eaters. As a parent, dealing with picky eaters is almost a rite of passage. Somewhere around 18 months of age, you might notice that your child has developed some strong opinions about what will go into her mouth! This is a normal stage of … [Read more...] about 12 Road-Tested Tips for Picky Eaters
What’s the best sunscreen for kids? What kind of clothing offers the best sun protection? Our Main Line & Center City pediatrician offers sun safety tips for kids and babies. Our office staff teases that no matter where I go on vacation, I never come home with a tan. I’m vigilant about sunscreen use for my family and myself year round – for good reason. Skin cancer is the most common cancer … [Read more...] about Sun Safety Tips for Kids & Babies