COVID Antibody Testing

COVID Testing

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has an excellent, up-to-date summary of the current state of COVID-19 antibody testing. At this time, our practice is not recommending that patients be tested for antibodies, as the results are difficult to interpret. If your child tests positive, it means that they may have antibodies from an infection with the virus that causes […]

“Is it safe to return to camp or daycare?”

Camp Guidance for COVID

It’s been a long, weird spring of quarantining, balancing working from home and remote learning for pre-K children through college-aged adults, and now that the school year has ended, many families have asked us whether it is safe to send their child to camp or other activities. Although the American Academy of Pediatrics recently released […]

Telemedicine

Telemedicine

Due to the extraordinary circumstances caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Pediatric Associates is now offering pediatric video visits through Spruce Health as an option for safe remote care. See your clinician virtually for illness, behavioral health, follow-up appointments, and more. Suitable for the evaluation of: Rashes and skin infections Allergies and sinus complaints Conjunctivitis (pink […]

Flu Vaccine Available

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Flu shots given in our offices are supplied by the State of New Hampshire to children under the age of 19.

Sports Injuries/Concussions

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As your primary care physicians, we are fully capable of evaluating and treating sports injuries such as sprains, contusions, exercise-induced asthma, vocal cord dysfunction and concussion.

Antibiotics: FACTS

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Repeated use and misuse of antibiotics are some of the main causes of the increase in resistant bacteria.