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Fall Allergy Prevention and Tips for Every Family

2018-10-23T15:32:26+00:00Parent Resources|

Fall Allergy Prevention and Tips for Every Family By Diane Scull, Asthma Educator/Care Coordinator at Annapolis Pediatrics We all love Fall! The beautiful colors of bright orange, yellow, red and brown. The pumpkin patches and apple picking trips with our families, warm apple cider, hay rides, and corn mazes, going camping, and making s’mores [...]

Flu Season 2018/2019

2018-11-14T13:11:35+00:00News, Parent Resources, Services|

Flu 2018/2019 See the list of flu clinic dates and locations below. We will begin giving flu vaccines at well visits starting on September 17th, 2018. Siblings are also able to receive the flu vaccination at these well visits. Please remember, we cannot provide flu shots during sick visits or in our walk-in clinic. If [...]

Ticks and Lyme Disease – Get the Facts

2019-05-03T10:38:59+00:00Parent Resources|

Ticks and Lyme Disease – Get the Facts By Susan Emerson, CPNP Facts: Most tick bites are harmless and don't need medical treatment. Some ticks (like the deer tick, wood tick, and others) can carry harmful germs that cause diseases like Rocky Mountain spotted fever and Lyme Disease. The deer tick is tiny, about the size of a [...]

Jennifer Redmond, CPNP, Now Also an International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant

2018-07-09T11:06:33+00:00News, Parent Resources, Services|

Jennifer Redmond, CPNP, Now Also an International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant Annapolis Pediatrics is proud to announce that Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP), Jennifer Redmond is now officially an International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). Jennifer is now one of three certified lactation consultants at Annapolis Pediatrics, each with extensive background as nurse practitioners, over 1000 [...]

Annapolis Pediatrics Celebrates 70 Years of Service

2018-07-02T16:10:53+00:00News|

Annapolis Pediatrics Celebrates 70 Years of Service Annapolis Pediatrics providers and staff reflect on taking care of the community’s children. Annapolis, July 2nd, 2018: Annapolis Pediatrics announced today that the practice celebrates 70 years of taking care of the community’s youth. Annapolis Pediatrics’ founder, Dr. Philip Briscoe saw his first patients, two newborns, born [...]

Annapolis Pediatrics Announces the Retirement of Dr. Dwight Fortier

2018-06-11T14:16:53+00:00News|

Annapolis Pediatrics Announces the Retirement of Dr. Dwight Fortier After over 40 years of service, a beloved pediatrician hangs up his stethoscope. Annapolis, June 11th, 2018: Annapolis Pediatrics announced today that Dr. Dwight Fortier will be retiring from the pediatric practice on August 25th, 2018 after 46 years of service. Dr. Fortier was born [...]

Oh My, Allergies!

2018-05-24T14:53:24+00:00Parent Resources|

Oh My, Allergies! By Nichole Tucker, CPNP at Annapolis Pediatrics Its allergy season!! As you may have noticed, the grass is green, the flowers have bloomed and everything is coated in pollen. With this, many children are showing signs of seasonal allergies. Symptoms and severity of seasonal allergies can vary child to child. Common [...]