Get to know about POD, a group of pediatricians and their staff who can help you and your children as they grow; from the newly born to the late teenager, we are ready to help!
We will be open on Wednesday, November 27 but may close early. Our office will be closed Thanksgiving Day. On Friday, November 29 & Saturday, November 30, we will have limited hours and will close as soon as all sick patients are seen. We will be available for sick children on Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve. We will be closed Christmas Day & New Year’s Day. We will have regular business hours on Thursday, December 26 and Thursday, January 2 but may close early. For more info on what to do when the office is closed, visit our After Hours page.
Growing up happens so fast! Use our guide to learn what to expect from your child as they grow. We discuss the physical and mental developmental milestones each age group typically achieves and offer tips for sleep, feeding and more.
A few weeks before your appointment for ages 4 mo, 9 mo, 12 mo, 24 and 36 mo checkups, you should receive an email or phone call regarding the ASQ screening. At the 18 month well visit, a similar form, the MCHAT—a specific screener for Autism—will be given to you at your appointment.
Parents often wonder how to determine if their child's behavior is "normal' or if they might have a problem that needs attention. There are many kinds of learning differences a child might experience. Our diagnosticians are experts at evaluating and determining if there are issues that can be addressed and treated in a friendly, supportive environment.
Should I have my child's cholesterol checked? High cholesterol runs in families. If your parents or grandparents have a history of high cholesterol, you may too. Having high blood cholesterol puts you at risk for heart disease, the leading cause of death in the United States.