We are pleased to announce that the ASK (Autoimmunity Screening for Kids) study will be offering free diabetes and celiac screenings to children age 1-17 in our Castle Rock office on Tuesdays. This is a valuable service that has been offered at our Centennial location for several years – now also available in Castle Rock!
We will no longer be seeing newborns at Parker Adventist Hospital after 12/31/19 due to low patient volumes. We apologize for any inconvenience, but please know that your infant will receive excellent care from the hospital based pediatricians during your stay. We still recommend a weight check appointment in our office within 2 days of discharge, as always.
- Thursday, September 26, 6-8pm
- Sunday, September 29th, 9am-12noon
- Thursday, October 3rd, 6-8pm
- Thursday, October 10th, 6-8pm
- Sunday, October 13th, 9am-12noon
- Sunday, October 20th, 9am-12noon
- Friday, November 29th, 10am-1pm
- Saturday, September 28th, 9am-12noon
- Thursday, October 17th, 5-7pm
- Thursday, October 24th, 5-7pm
- Saturday, October 26th, 9am-12noon
Please call 720-875-1565 and let us know which clinic your family will attend and the number of people attending.
Walk-in flu immunizations will be given every Tuesday 1:45-4:30pm beginning September 24th through December.
Flu vaccine is available to patients, parents, family and friends.
Cost for non-patients $30 for flu vaccine.
Good news! We are now in-network for Cigna Local Plus, Cigna Connect, and Cigna SureFit plans! Please call our office if you would like to schedule an appointment.
Your little one gets home from school and is scratching their head aggressively. Then you get the call that head lice is spreading around school…
It sounds like the beginning of a nightmare, but it’s very common! The most important part is understanding what you need to know to get through the next few weeks.
As parents, we often spend a lot of time worrying over the safety of our children. This is especially true for parents with kids that are involved in sports. But, what can you know about sports injuries and concussions that may help ease your mind just a bit?
Do you have a youngster who’s a picky eater?
Bright Futures and the American Academy of Pediatrics are now recommending a 2 1/2 year old well child visit. Many parents have asked about this recently, so we are beginning to offer them in the office. Since it is a fairly new recommendation, we are asking parents to contact their insurance company and confirm that it will be covered under your plan prior to scheduling. Please talk to your primary care provider if you have questions.
Just ask any parent if raising children today is challenging. Most of us know the answer, but that challenge can be exacerbated if you are raising a child with ADHD.
Most parents are well aware that telling children what to do and how to act is far less effective than showing them what to do and how to act. Teaching children what is a good habit early in life works best when the habit or behavior is modeled by the parents themselves.
Whether the child is 3 or 13, kids look to their parents for guidance, so consider these 8 great habits for kids to develop early in life.