Deadlines for PIAA forms for winter Sports are fast approaching. Please get your forms to our office prior to October 28th to be sure they are complete in time. Forms can be submitted through our online portal or dropped off at our office. If your child is not up to date on their wellness visit,
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Caring for Lackawanna County’s kids since 1977.
Pediatricians in Scranton, PA
At Pediatrics of Northeastern Pennsylvania, we have been serving Lackawanna County and the surrounding area since 1977. We are committed to helping all of our patients achieve their health goals in a collaborative and supportive environment. Our number one priority is the health of your child. Pediatrics of Northeastern Pennsylvania is able to blend the latest in health information technology, our years of pediatric experience, and genuine compassion to deliver the finest medical care available for your child. We offer a variety of pediatric services for your child including physicals, autism screening, asthma evaluation, flu shots, quick sick acute hours, and more.
Call (570) 346-1464 to schedule an appointment with Pediatrics of Northeastern Pennsylvania today.
It's flu shot season. Make a plan now to get your flu shot.
Flu shots are available for all patients 6 months and older. Like all vaccines, it takes 2-3 weeks after vaccination for a vaccine to be fully effective so plan to get vaccinated by no later than Halloween.
We have several options for getting your child vaccinated:
- Flu vaccine can be given at your child’s well visit if they have one in early fall
- Walk-in flu shots are available Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 3-5 Starting September 12 and running through October 26 and continuing on Tuesdays only from 3-5 through the month of November
- A drive-through flu shot clinic will occur (rain or shine) on Sunday October 1; you must preregister for this option.
- A flu shot clinic will also run from 8-4:30 on Monday, Oct 9 (Columbus Day); you must also preregister for this option.
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Students may be preparing to get back on to the sports field. Before this can happen, most school districts require students to undergo a sports physical before they can try-out or participate in any athletic team. When is the Best Time to Complete a Sports Physical? The optimal time to have a physical performed is
Please reach out now to schedule your annual Flu Shot! Drive through clinics return on select Sunday mornings in the fall, Columbus Day clinic October 10, 2022 and in office clinics every Tuesday and Thursday 3-5pm starting mid September. Every child 6 months and older should be vaccinated annually with Influenza vaccine. Flu shots can