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We are receiving many phone calls and portal messages regarding mask requirements/exemptions for children in school.
As noted in guidance from the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, … Continue reading
Return to School During COVID-19
What Is Our Opinion?
A big question parents have right now is how students can go back to school safely during COVID-19. You may be seeking an opinion from your provider here at Genesis Pediatrics regarding whether or not you should send your child(ren) back to in classroom learning. … Continue reading
COVID19 Restrictions for Non-Essential Medical Visits
The Monroe County Medical Society recommends any non-essential patient visits that are currently scheduled for the next two weeks be cancelled. If you had a well child visit for a child 3 years or older scheduled between 3/17/2020 and 3/27/2020, … Continue reading
There are a lot of questions out there about Coronavirus and how it may affect our community. There is no reason to panic at this time, but it is important to stay up to date with the most *accurate* information available. … Continue reading
The flu season is upon us which means that it’s time for flu shots!
There are a lot of misconceptions out there about the flu shot. So, let’s do a reality check.
FACT: Last season,more than 80,000 people died from flu-related illnesses in the U.S. … Continue reading
Below are the requirements for school physicals and immunizations according to grade level per the New York State Department of Health.
Please call the office to schedule an appointment for your child(ren). … Continue reading
At the 2 year well-child check, this may be the conversation at the end of the visit:
Provider: “We will see him when he turns 3 years old!”
Parent: “Wow, … Continue reading
We are now well into “Flu season”.
Here are a few updates from the NYS Department of Health from the past week regarding Influenza: … Continue reading