Sick Child Care in Rochester

Resources for Illnesses and Injuries

If your child is experiencing ongoing symptoms from an illness or injury, call our pediatric office at (585) 426-4100 to schedule an appointment with a provider. Use the resources below to learn more about your child’s health.

You can also reference our Genesis Advice Packet for information on illnesses and injuries.

illness and injuries Symptom Checker

Great resource from the AAP where you can look up illnesses based on symptom or body part, and get a complete explanation of possible causes, things to try at home, and signs that you should come see your pediatrician.

Sports Injuries

Information about sports injuries and sport-specific safety tips written by the American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons. Also includes some information on non-sport-related orthopedic problems (scoliosis for example) and non-sport-related safety tips.

OrthoKids is the website for kids as well as parents to learn about pediatric orthopedic conditions, injury prevention, and treatment. 

View our Genesis Advice Packet

Request a Sick Child Visit Today!

The expertly trained pediatricians at Genesis Pediatrics have extensive experience providing care to sick children in Rochester. If your child is showing symptoms and is in need of care, call (585) 426-4100 to request an appointment at our pediatric office in Rochester, NY.


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