New Psychologist On Staff

We are pleased to announce that Natalie Vona, PhD has joined the staff of Pediatrics 5280.  She has been practicing for over 10 years and is very skilled at helping children, teenagers and parents with a wide variety of issues from potty training and sleep concerns to school avoidance, anxiety and depression.  She is an amazing resource for 5280 patients.  Call the office to schedule an appointment.  It can be on the same day or completely separate from an office visit with one of our medical providers.

Three Easy Steps to Prevent the Flu

Per the CDC’s latest reports, the flu has now been reported as widespread in 42 states plus New York City and the District of Columbia, with 53 pediatric flu-related deaths reported so far. What this means for most, and certainly those with children, is that the flu is much closer to you and your home than you may think. While most of the recommendations for prevention should be practiced throughout the year, it’s more important right now to follow these steps to prevent sickness for not only you and your family, but numerous others. 

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Dr. Stapp’s last day

Life does not always go exactly the way we plan, but we should always do the best we can with what we are given.  Dr. Stapp has had a tremendous impact on the lives and health of children in the Denver Metro area over the course of his career.  His love for kids, medicine, and his extraordinary ability to build and run organizations make him one in a million.  While he may be stepping down from patient care for personal health reasons, we know that he will continue to be an important part of Pediatrics 5280 and healthcare for kids in Colorado.  We wish him all the best in this next phase of his career and have tremendous gratitude for all he has done!

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