Keeping Our Patients Safe
Genesis Pediatrics is making every effort to curb the potential spread of infection and keep our patients and the community safe.
All toys, books and magazines have been removed from the waiting room and from the exam rooms. … Continue reading
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
In the event that you or your child has been exposed to COVID-19, either by travel out of the country or travel to a high-risk area in the U.S., please do not come into the office, … Continue reading
Flu Vaccine Clinics are now open for scheduling! Please call to schedule an appointment for your child(ren)! … Continue reading
DROWNING IS THE LEADING CAUSE OF UNINTENTIONAL DEATH IN CHILDRENAGES 1-4
Below are tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics to protect children from drowning.
Never leave children alone in or near the pool or spa, … Continue reading
Did you know that Genesis Pediatrics has 3 Doctors of Osteopathy (ie. DOs)?
A pediatric doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO) is a pediatrician who has studied medicine at an osteopathic medical school and has gone on to complete a pediatric residency. … Continue reading
The FDA is reminding parents and other caregivers not to put babies in sleep positioners. These products—sometimes also called “nests” or “anti-roll” products—can cause suffocation (a struggle to breathe) that can lead to death.
These are a couple of examples of unsafe sleep products available for infants:
A few REMINDERS:
NEVER use infant sleep positioners. … Continue reading
Ticks are most active during the warmer months, April to September, therefore it is important to be extra vigilant in taking preventative measures.
For Skin: Use 30% DEET for children (6 months and older) and adolescents. … Continue reading