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COVID and FLU VACCINE,COVID TESTS, OFFICE UPDATES

September 28, 2021

With the current viral and Covid 19 surge we are offering many services to help you take the best care of your family this fall. Read all the current recommendations, details, and how to best access care: COVID VACCIINES: We continue to stock a large… Continue Reading »

Pfizer COVID 19 Vaccine for Ages 12 to Adult is HERE!

August 23, 2021

We are continuing our vaccination effort with over 9500 vaccines given to our patients, families, and the community! WE HAVE A LARGE SUPPLY TO USE FOR 12-15 YEAR OLDS, WHICH IS AVAILABLE UNDER EMERGENCY USE AUTHORIZATION. On August 23rd the FDA granted full approval for… Continue Reading »

DPC COVID 19 Vaccination Clinic

April 17, 2021

Today is 4 weeks since we began our vaccination effort for our patients, families, and the community. We have given over 3500 Pfizer vaccines! It has been an amazing experience for all of us at DPC to see the positive response, to see teens 16… Continue Reading »

COVID 19: Facts, Updates, Changes at DPC

March 20, 2021

Please read this practice statement, updated 8/23 including a TESTING UPDATE, and VACCINE 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… Continue Reading »

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 »

TELEMEDICINE IS HERE!

March 21, 2020

Our response to COVID 19 – we accelerated our telemedicine implementation and launched on Monday, March 23. One and a half years later we have done over 5,000 visits! The same trusted and convenient care that you love in our office, now provided in the 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 »