Welcome to Kids Care Pediatrics

August 15, 2012
Kids Care Pediatric Associates, P.C. appreciates the opportunity to provide medical services for your children. We have been serving the local community for over 25 years, and we hope the trust we have earned from you, the parent as well as your children continues for many years to come. The information that follows is designed to answer any questions most patients have. We want you to know about our policies and methods of practice. The more you know, the more we can be of service. If there are any questions, however, please feel free to contact us
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Web Site problems

February 23, 2014

We apologize for the difficulty you’ve had seeing our site. The site is back up but not in its totality. Please browse while we try to get it all back.  Most pages are available.  If you notice a problem,  please notify us via email @  website@kids-care.com.

Travel Vaccines (Yellow Fever and Typhoid)

January 16, 2014

As of January 31st 2014 Both Drs Feinstein and Perlman are licensed to administer the Yellow Fever Vaccine.  If you are traveling to areas that require the following:

 

 

Yellow Fever Vaccine
Typhoid Vaccine
Malaria Prescriptions

please call to make an appointment.  Please be aware that the above vaccines are NOT covered by insurances and must be paid for at the time of administration.

 

 

A.D.H.D. Experts Re-evaluate Study’s Zeal for Drugs

December 30, 2013

Twenty years ago, more than a dozen leaders in child psychiatry received $11 million from the National Institute of Mental Health to study an important question facing families with children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: Is the best long-term treatment medication, behavioral therapy or both?  Click here for the full article.

Baby’s Gaze May Signal Autism

November 07, 2013

 

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When and how long a baby looks at other people’s eyes offers the earliest behavioral sign to date of whether a child is likely to develop autism, scientists are reporting.  Click here for full article

Prescription Changes

August 23, 2013

NYS has instituted a new law called I-Stop that is meant to control certain controlled subtances.  Unfortunately,  this law also includes medications we commonly use for Attention Deficit Disorder.  If you or your child is taking any of the following:

  • Adderall and Adderall XR
  • Concerta
  • Dexedrine
  • Focalin and Focalin XR
  • Metadate CD and Metadate ER
  • Methylin and Methylin ER
  • Ritalin, Ritalin SR, Ritalin LA
  • Vyvanse
  • Daytrana
  • Quillivant XR

please click here for further instructions: I Stop Notice to patients

HPV Vaccine Found to Help With Cancers of Throat

July 19, 2013

A vaccine that protects women against cervical cancer also appears to protect them against throat cancers caused by oral sex, and presumably would protect men as well, according to a study released Thursday. Click here for full article

Kids Care adds a Nurse Practioner

July 19, 2013

We are pleased to announce the addition of Kathleen DeVarso, CPNP, to our staff. Kathy is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, trained and certified to provide the same Pediatric care you expect from all of the Kids Care Providers. We have added additional hours in Elmont to accommodate you and your children. Please click here for more information on Mrs. DeVarso.

Please take our patient satisfaction surveys

December 04, 2012

Please click on this link to take a survey about the medical care we offer.  The results will help us improve the care we offer to you.  This is completely anonymous!

Kids Care Lynbrook is now a WiFi Hotspot!

November 14, 2012

You wanted WiFi in the Waiting room,  now you got it.  We are now an optimum WiFi Hotspot.  If you are an Optimum or other Cable Customer with a login,  you have unlimited browsing.