Information for Parents in Rochester

banner-for-parentsAs parents, especially if this is your first child, you often have questions and concerns. Our Parent Information section is here to help address some of the more common issues we are often asked about as pediatricians.

We have compiled some of our own resources (including an electronic version of our colorful GAP packet for home remedies, handouts on breastfeeding, our immunization schedule, etc) and added to them some of our favorite resources from the web.

Pediatrician Health Resources

Health and Wellness

We monitor, diagnose, and treat developmental and physical concerns as your child grows, including obesity. Click below for great sources of information on general health topics, safety, nutrition, and immunizations.

Illness and Injuries

Links to resources on home care of simple illnesses and injuries.


Genesis Advice Packet (GAP)

Our electronic version of our colorful GAP packet provides useful information on various common illnesses such as earache, fever, cough, sore throat and more.



Great websites on the care of your newborn, breastfeeding advice, and some of our office handouts on these same topics.


Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

There is no precise cause of SIDS, but there are several factors, both physical and environmental, that influence its risk.


Breastfeeding Tips

Some frequently asked questions of mothers who want to breastfeed.


Child Dosage Charts

A resource for how much medication to give to children based on age and weight.


School-Age Children & Teens

We provide sports physicals and other care for school-age children, including vision and hearing screenings.


Guide to the Flu

Think you know everything about the flu? Learn how to prevent getting the flu and how to treat it.


Immunization Schedule

An easy to reference online guide to know when your child’s immunizations are due.


ADHD Evaluation and Management

Correctly diagnosing and treating your child is important for success at school and at home.


Behavorial Health

Our pediatricians work to identify mental health disorders early on and provide treatment and recommendations.


Asthma Evaluation and Treatment

We’ll review your child’s symptoms and medical history, and do a physical examination to diagnose pediatric asthma.