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CDC Guidelines Change for Isolation and Quarantine (as of 12/27/2021)

**NOTE** As of 1/4/2022, the NYS DOH is aligning with the CDC’s updated isolation and quarantine recommendations as listed below. If You Test Positive For COVID-19 (ISOLATE) EVERYONE: (regardless of vaccination status). Stay home for 5 days. Day 0 is the day of symptom onset, or (if asymptomatic) the day of collection of the first


Friday December 24, 2021 – CLOSED Saturday December 25, 2021 – CLOSED Friday December 31, 2021 – CLOSED Saturday January 1, 2022 – CLOSED Our Genesis Pediatrics family wishes you Happy Holidays!

Next New Parent Support Group -January 21, 2022

Our next Virtual New Parent Support Group will be on Friday, January 21st at 10:00am. For security purposes, we ask that you call the office 585-426-4100 to obtain the Meeting ID and the Passcode so you are able to log on. All caregivers are welcome to join!

Congratulations to Dr. Ellicott.

Genesis Pediatrics would like to congratulate Dr. Emilie Ellicott for opening her new solo practice. While we wish her well and support her new endeavor, Henrietta Pediatrics is NOT an extension of Genesis Pediatrics. We hope that Genesis Pediatrics will continue to be your family’s medical home.

Mother changing her baby's diaper on bed

Your Guide To Prevent And Treat Diaper Rash

With all the precautions new parents take to keep their newborn healthy and happy, diaper rash can sometimes be forgotten. The last thing a new parent wants is to cause their little one any pain. Yes, diaper rash hurts, so take advantage of your guide to prevent and treat diaper rash.

child getting a shot

Should My Child Get A Flu Shot?

Maybe you have been thinking about skipping this year’s flu shot since there were so few cases last year. Think again! Now is not the time to skip a flu shot or even procrastinate. This is true for you and for your child. Should my child get a flu shot? The answer is a resounding

Monroe County COVID Vaccine Appointments for 5-11

The Monroe County Department of Health are now operating appointment-only vaccine clinics. The clinics will only be for people 5-11 years old. Appointments can be booked on the county’s website. All minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. KEEP CHECKING THE ABOVE LINK FOR UPDATES AS THIS INFORMATION WILL CHANGE DAY TO DAY! #thisistheirshot

COVID Vaccine Appointments

Stay tuned for information regarding the date/location of the next vaccine clinic where Genesis Pediatrics can schedule your child for an appointment. You are welcome to schedule your own appointment at the Monroe County website. #thisisourshot #COVID #COVIDvaccine #crushCOVID

COVID Vaccine Approved For Children 5-11

As of yesterday, 11/2/2021, the COVID-19 vaccine was recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for children ages 5-11. While our practice does NOT currently carry the COVID vaccine, Genesis Pediatrics is working diligently with Monroe County and other Primary Care practices in the area


There are no walk-in appointments! We understand that wait times on the phone are very long due to high call volumes. Scheduled appointments are necessary.