Summer Fun: Molluscum?

Summertime is here! Time for fun, sun, swimming, and….. SKIN RASHES?? During the warm summer months, more children present to the pediatrician’s office with complaints of various skin rashes. One very common rash seen year round that is commonly a problem during the summer is Molluscum. What is Molluscum?: Molluscum Contagiosum (Poxvirus) is a viral skin […]

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Home Alone?

As our state is in the beginning phases of reopening and many parents are preparing to return to work, this summer offers a different outlook compared to the usual routine of many families. With concerns of the potential spread of COVID-19 upon reopening our state and the desire to continue “social distancing” as much as […]

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COVID Time: In Office Visits

Visits during COVID-19 In the office Even though families are staying home to prevent the spread of COVID-19, there are still important reasons why you may need to bring your child into the office, including: Newborn visits after a baby is born. To stay up-to-date on immunizations and well child visits. For hearing and vision screenings. To […]

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Face Mask for Children

Cloth Face Coverings for Children During COVID-19 T​o protect ourselves and others from COVID-19, the CDC now recommends ​cloth face coverings be used when outside. But what about children? Continue reading for answers to some frequently asked questions about cloth face coverings and children during the COVID-19 pandemic. Why are people wearing cloth face coverings right now? Since […]

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Poison Prevention

With the recent changes due to COVID-19, children are out of school and daycare. Many children are being cared for by parents that are simultaneously attempting to work from home. Distraction for even a moment can be disastrous in many ways, one of which is ingestion and/or contact with a poisonous substance. Most poisonings occur when […]

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COVID-19 Summer Plan

Pathway Pediatrics is taking precautionary measures to decrease the exposure and spread of COVID-19, while continuing to provide the best care to our patients. To help decrease unnecessary exposure we have implemented changes to our appointment policies and office flow. The health and well-being of our patients and families is important to us.  We continue […]

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