We understand the concern that many may have over the Covid 19 pandemic and would like to minimize anxiety regarding visits to our office. We have implemented the following recommendations: First, we are only allowing 1 parent or adult accompany the child/patient to the office. If you have a protective mask, please wear it while […]Continue reading
We know that our community is becoming increasingly concerned about the coronavirus. We are attaching a link to https://healthychildren.org a website affiliated with the American Academy of Pediatrics that will give you some insight and updated information. If you are ill, and have recently traveled to any of the countries at risk, please seek attention at a […]Continue reading
This video describes the journey of a vaccine for children from development through post-licensure monitoring. Learn about the three phases of clinical trials, vaccine licensing and manufacturing, how a vaccine is added to the U.S. Recommended Immunization Schedule, and how FDA and CDC monitor vaccine safety after the public begins using the vaccine. Source: https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/parents/resources/childhood.html#videosContinue reading
Urgent Care: Is It Worth the No Wait?The best place for children to receive medical care is at a pediatrician’s office. But, sometimes kids don’t wait for office hours to get sick or injured. So, what should you do for those times when your baby runs a high fever during the night or your young athlete hurts his wrist […]Continue reading
New to our practice Dr. Norma Guzman. I graduated from Ponce School of Medicine and did my pediatric residence at H.U.R.R.A. (Hospital Universitario Ramon Ruiz Arnau).Dr. Guzman has experience in different pediatric settings while working/living in Florida, Oklahoma, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Dr. Guzman has a heart to serve and finds it rewarding to simply practice pediatric […]Continue reading
It is easy to know when to take babies and toddlers to the doctor for well-child checkups. The schedule is pretty frequent early on. But after age five many parents do not see the need to go to the doctor unless their child is sick. If your children are generally healthy, they could easily go […]Continue reading
Southlake Pediatrics is making significant financial donations for COVID 19 relief to our charity of choice, HOPE Worldwide. From personal volunteer experience, we trust HOPE Worldwide is bringing direct relief to families in need. Please check them out if you are in a position to help . HOPE Worldwide has local and international chapters with a mission to bring hope and changing lives. By choosing us you are also giving back to the community at large.