Our Ridgefield office will be closed Thursday, August 9, 2018. We will resume the normal schedule on Thursday, August 16, 2018. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Is your child going to camp or some other summer program? Will you need to have forms filled out to give any medications when he or she is there? Please get the forms to us now. It takes us a lot of time to complete the forms and you can be sure yours is not the only child who will need them, We get forms completed very quickly but we cannot promise same day or one day turn around, Plan ahead and get the forms to us right away!
Influenza vaccine (flu shot) for the 2017-2018 season is available in all offices starting Monday, September 18. Call to schedule your flu shot as soon as possible!
FCAAIA Notes: The first national guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of asthma were published in 1993, with updates and revisions more recently. Guidelines are just that-they are not rules or laws. But, they are evidence based recommendations to help physicians maintain control of asthma, use as little medication necessary to do so, and to decrease the risk of complications of asthma.
It is important for our patients to understand the basis and rationale for our treatment recommendations. They should ask any questions they have, but realize that “empowerment” is not just knowledge; it is in essence consent and agreement that comes from understanding. Continue reading