Albuterol Inhaler Recall

On September 21, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a voluntary recall of all unexpired albuterol sulfate inhalation aerosol manufactured by Catalent Pharma Solutions for Perrigo Pharmaceutical Company in Minneapolis, due to possible clogging of the inhaler resulting in patients not receiving enough or any medicine.  Click here for the FDA’s full […]

A Note from Dr. Murcin

board certified pediatrician

Five year ago, I was privileged to join the Physician group at Pediatric Associates.  Over that time, it has been my pleasure to serve the many patients and families of this community.  However, for reasons both personal and professional, I’ve made the difficult decision to transition out of the practice effective 1 Oct 2020 to […]

Flu Shots Are Here!

A young girl receives a flu shot

According to the CDC, getting a flu vaccine is more important than ever during 2020-2021 to protect yourself and the people around you from flu. Flu vaccination is especially important for people who are at high risk for complications from the flu, many of whom are also at high risk for complications from COVID-19. Children […]

Important Information and Updates Regarding Coronavirus

COVID-19

We are here for you! Click here to read our updated operational and financial policies as we strive to deliver safe, high-quality care to our patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Wondering whether it’s safe to send your child back to daycare or camp? Click here for a discussion on safety measures and risk mitigation. Click […]

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.