Pediatricians to Parents: This Thanksgiving…Keep Safety on the Table

November 19, 2020

Recommendations from the Georgia Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatricians “While we want families to enjoy this Thanksgiving holiday, we encourage efforts to keep COVID-19 transmission to a minimum,” said Hugo Scornik, MD, FAAP, president of the Georgia Chapter of the American Academy of… Continue Reading »

Flu Clinic 2020; It’s not too late!

November 18, 2020

As of mid November we’ve given almost 5,000 flu shots safely and efficiently. Please don’t hesitate- come get yours before we get into the winter and flu season. This year, with Covid-19 also circulating, it is more important than ever for everyone over 6 months… Continue Reading »

COVID 19: Facts, Updates, Changes at DPC

July 20, 2020

Please read this practice statement, including a TESTING UPDATE, we have put together to provide accurate information, help you understand the impact of COVID 19 on children, and learn what we are doing at DPC to care for our patients in the safest way… Continue Reading »


March 21, 2020

Our response to COVID 19 – we accelerated our telemedicine implementation and are ready to launch on Monday, March 23. The same trusted and convenient care that you love in our office, now provided in the comfort of your home! What is telemedicine? Telemedicine allows… Continue Reading »

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Letter to our families about Covid 19

March 15, 2020

Dear Families, School closings, containment zones and quarantines are ramping up Covid-19 anxiety amongst all of us, from the youngest, who respond to our stress, to the elderly, who are most affected, to those of us in the middle, who feel responsible for the whole… Continue Reading »

COVID-19 Current Information Updated Continuously on the CDC Website Embedded Here

February 29, 2020

Staying up to date with accurate information as we learn more about this emerging and rapidly changing new virus is important to increase preparedness and to allay fears. We have embedded here for you the official CDC website with continuous updates on on the latest
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Updated GHSA Sports Form

February 25, 2020

As of January 1, 2020 the newest version of the Georgia High School Association pre-participation sports form is required for athletic participation. Here is a link to the updated form (also available on the portal) and the requirements per the GHSA website. A physical exam… Continue Reading »

Holiday Hours

December 11, 2019

We will close Friday December 13th at 1:00 pm for our annual staff holiday celebration. We will be available by phone for emergencies. Thank you all for allowing us this time away from the office to honor our hard working, dedicated staff. We will be… Continue Reading »

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We are Thankful for You!

November 26, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving! We will be open regular hours on Wednesday, closed on Thursday and open from 8:30 to 2:00 on Friday. As always, we will be available by phone for urgent concerns 24/7. We hope you have a fun filled, healthy holiday, and if you… Continue Reading »

Vaping: Talking to Teens about the Dangers

September 11, 2019

Vaping has become a big problem among teens (and some pre-teens) lately. While we have always discouraged kids from vaping, it has become even more urgent lately, as “an outbreak of severe lung disease related to vaping has caused severe illness and death in many… Continue Reading »