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Masking Update: April 1st, 2023

As of April 1st, 2023, our office will be moving to a masking optional policy.
We encourage those with sick symptoms to continue to wear a mask in the office.
All providers and staff members will continue to mask if requested as well – … Continue reading

Pharmacy changes with medication shortages

There has been an increase in medication shortages at pharmacies recently. With certain medications, parents and patients are able to get the medication transferred directly by the pharmacist to a different location if the pharmacy is the same company (such as a Walgreens to a Walgreens).  … Continue reading

COVID bivalent booster age 6 month+

COVID bivalent booster vaccine age 6 month +
Update: We anticipate approval of the COVID bivalent booster vaccine for ages 6 months and above in the coming month. For those interested in the bivalent booster vaccine for this age range, see indications listed below. … Continue reading

Recent Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) message to patients

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) recently sent out communications to families regarding routine vaccinations not being up-to-date. Please view the link at the bottom of this message for the state information regarding this message.
If you would like to double check your child’s immunization status you can view their immunization record. … Continue reading

COVID vaccine approved ages 6 months – 5 years

This weekend, COVID vaccines were approved by the FDA and CDC for children ages 6 months-5 years. We will be offering the Pfizer COVID vaccine in our office for this age range. We are working on getting the doses for younger children in our office and ready to go-the office will post again and send MyChart blast messaging when scheduling is available. … Continue reading

Pfizer COVID-19 booster approved for ages 5+

The Pfizer COVID-19 booster vaccine was recently approved by the FDA and CDC advisory committees for ages 5 and up. The booster dose can be given 5 months after the 2nd dose in the original series.  A nurse appointment to receive the booster dose can be made on MyChart. … Continue reading

Formula Shortage Information

The formula shortage has been affecting many of our patients. Please see below for more information from the American Academy of Pediatrics and an infographic on cross brand substitution options.
Reminder: making homemade formula or adding extra water to formula can be dangerous for infants. … Continue reading

Masks in the office

Reminder: We are still requiring masks in the office at this time to continue to help protect young infants and children too young to be vaccinated, as well as those children with high risk medical conditions.
We appreciate your help keeping all our patients safe and healthy! … Continue reading

Pfizer COVID vaccine approved for ages 5-11

November 2nd, 2021 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed the CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP) recommendation that children 5 to 11 years old be vaccinated against COVID-19 with the Pfizer-BioNTech pediatric vaccine. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the Emergency Use Authorization of the Pfizer vaccine down to age 5 years. … Continue reading