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Dr. Newman's day off is now Wednesday instead of Thursday!

Dr. Newman is now scheduling patients on THURSDAYS. He will now be out of the office on WEDNESDAYS. Read More
at Monday, February 12, 2018
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Scrub-a-Dub! How to Be Safe in the Tub

When we mention “bath time,” how do you respond? With a smile? An eye roll? A flutter of anxiety? Depending upon your child’s age and stage, the feelings toward bathing your little one can vary. Some kids love to play in the tub; others view bath time as the least fun, and therefore worst, part of the day. No matter how you view bath time in your house, we can all agree on one thing: every bath time that is safe is a success. In fact, January is National Bath Safety... Read More
Posted by Tim Flatt at Monday, January 29, 2018 | 0 comments
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New Changes in the New Year

Once January 1, 2018 arrives, we have some important changes happening on the Pediatrics East staff. First, we want to congratulate Dr. Anthony Senter on his retirement! While he has been a bright spot in our Germantown clinic since joining in 1993, we are happy for him and his well-deserved retirement. We know he will enjoy spending more time with his wife Cassandra, his children, and his grandchildren! Thank you for your many years of dedication to the Pediatrics East family. ... Read More
Posted by Tim Flatt at Wednesday, December 6, 2017 | 0 comments
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Keeping Spirits Bright: How to Handle Holiday Stress

While there are many reasons we call the holidays “the most wonderful time of the year,” parents can sometimes start to question whether or not this is true! Lists of things to do and buy pile up; stress levels run high; colds are common; and it feels like everyday problems are more difficult to handle. No matter how old your child is, from toddlers to teens, the holiday season can also bring out some emotions, moodiness, and tantrums that make events not-so-merry. 5 Tips... Read More
Posted by Tim Flatt at Thursday, November 30, 2017 | 0 comments
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Setting Sleep Schedules for Kids

Just as most things in life, kids do best when given rules and boundaries that help them learn right from wrong and how to develop. In the same way, establishing sleep routines and patterns for kids makes a huge difference in how they learn, grown, and interact with others each day. However, there can be moments where routines are thrown off. As we look forward on our calendars to Daylight Savings, the holidays, and winter break, it can be frustrating to think about schedules being... Read More
Posted by Tim Flatt at Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | 0 comments
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