We now have both the flu shot and Flu Mist available. All children over the age of 6 months can now come in for a vaccine. We are now scheduling appointments at both our Three Chopt office and our Bell Creek office. We offer afternoon/evening Flu Vaccine Clinics on select days. Please call the Call Center at (804)282-4205 to schedule.
Did you know that a child's backpack should not weigh more than 20% of his total body weight? As the school year starts this fall, you may want to evaluate your child's book bag and discuss strategies to keep it lighter and wear it properly. Please follow the link below to an article from the American Academy of Pediatrics for more information.
Dr. Grabill will be joining Pediatric Associates of Richmond in July. Having spent most of his childhood in Richmond, Dr. Grabill is a proud graduate of Manchester High School, and excited to get back to the area. He was a Health Studies Scholar at Virginia Tech, where he received his Bachelor of Science. He then attended medical school at MCV/VCU, where he received the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine award. He will complete his pediatric residency in June of 2013 at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia and the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware. Dr. Grabill is eagerly returning to his hometown with his family. In his free time he enjoys playing the guitar, soccer, basketball and golf, and is a die-hard Hokie fan.
Whether you have questions about breastfeeding your child, want reassurance that nursing is going well, or need assistance finding the right breast pump or nursing bra, our Lactation Consultants are here to help.
The dosing of Acetaminophen for infants is changing. Please follow the below link for important information.