Pediatric Care in Rochester, NY

As 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

Well Child Visits

Besides providing routine health care, well-child visits at Genesis Pediatrics are important because they are effective in helping to prevent and detect illnesses and problems before symptoms occur.

Children & Teens

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

Newborn Care

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


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

Illness & Injuries

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

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.

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.

Guide to the Flu

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


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


Our nurses are all lactation certified and are here to help. You can also check our breastfeeding FAQs for breastfeeding tips.

Behavioral Health

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

Sick Child Visits

Is your child showing symptoms? Schedule a sick child visit today!

Vision and Hearing

With all of this rapid growth and the standard amount of chaos that comes along with raising a child, it can be easy to miss new health problems. This is what makes regular screenings and checkups so important.

Pink Eye

The outer lining of your eyeball is called the conjunctiva. When this part of your eye becomes inflamed, it is known as conjunctivitis or pink eye.

Strep and Mono

These tests help us to conclude accurate results regarding illnesses that may be affecting your child.


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.