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Deadline for PIAA Forms for Spring Sports is March 11, 2024

Deadlines for PIAA forms for spring sports are fast approaching. Please get your forms to our office prior to February 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,

Sports Physical for Fall Sports

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

Seasonal Flu Shot Information

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

Reminder To Keep Your Child’s Vaccine Up-To-Date

A case of polio has recently been reported in an unvaccinated individual from Rockland County, New York. The polio vaccine is part of the routine pediatrics vaccine schedule and is required for schools. If your child is behind on any of their childhood vaccines, please reach out to our office to set up an appointment

Both Moderna and Pfizer vaccines are now available for children 6 months up.

Our vaccination of 6 mo to 5-year-olds is in full swing! COVID-19 vaccine has been approved for all children 6 months through 4 years of age. As pediatricians, we are overjoyed that all children now have access to this important vaccine. Pediatrics of Northeastern Pennsylvania will begin vaccine administration for any child in this age

Information on Baby Formula Shortage

Our Similac representative has provided us with the following information for parents dealing with the formula shortage. The following information applies to Similac only (as far as we are aware). Also, we are just passing along information. We know this is a stressful situation for many parents.

Does My Child Have ADHD?

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Evaluation in Scranton, PA Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) has many symptoms and not all are that easy to spot at first. It is a complex disorder that is usually diagnosed before teen years and on average by age 7. When a parent asks the question, does my child have ADHD,

Quick Sick Walk-in Hours cancelled indefinitely

To allow us to more appropriately triage our patients and control the risk of unnecessary contact between well patients and potentially sick patients, all visits will be by appointment only until further notice.  No walk-ins will be accepted at any time.

Should I Get a Flu Shot?

Flu season is different every year, and it’s important to make sure you’re ready. Even the healthiest people can get very sick from influenza because it affects everyone differently. So what can you do to prevent getting the flu? Look into getting the flu shot.