The following are websites that provide reliable and unbiased information useful in caring for your child:
This year, the Center for Disease Control and the American Academy of Pediatrics both recommend annual vaccination for influenza ("the flu"). For detailed information in this disease, please click HERE.
Vaccinations are usually part of the Well Child Visit. The following is the 2016 vaccination schedule for the United States:
Immunization schedule for children 0-18 years of age, click HERE.
Immunization catch-up schedule for children 4 months - 18 years of age, click HERE
Childhood Injury Prevention information, click HERE
Safety Barrier Guidelines for Residential Pools, click HERE
I hope that you will find the information contained in this page useful. I look forward to speaking with you in person about any topics that concern you so that, together, we can provide a safe and healthy environment in which your child can flourish.
Harry Zilberman, MD, FAAP, FRCPC
Medical Director, Nevada Pediatric Specialists