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Telemedicine With Our Doctors

As we all adapt pediatric practice in response to COVID-19, we, the providers at Pediatrics East of New York are committed to being here for our patients during this difficult time. We will be continuing to provide care to our patients while maximizing social distancing to protect ourRead More >

Current Office Operating Hours

We have temporarily closed our office on Tuesdays and Thursdays until further notice. You can reach our on call doctors to arrange Telemedicine visits with your concerns during those time. Our office will remain open on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays to conduct well visits. Please call the officeRead More >

NO SATURDAY OFFICE HOURS

We’re suspending Saturday office hours effective immediately until further notice. You can still reach our doctors through the on call phone line if you need assistance. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

Walk in Hours SUSPENDED

The current COVID-19 outbreak is a rapidly evolving situation, in order to continue to provide safe, quality medical care to all of our patients, we will be suspending walk-in sick hours until further notice. We ask you to call the office prior to coming in to triage andRead More >

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

In effort to partner with local health department, CDC, and federal agencies to slow and contain the transmission of COVID-19 in the United States, please be advised that our office has to implement plans to prevent and minimize the spread of COVID-19 during this time. For anyone whoRead More >

NYS Health Exchange Coverage Update

Due to the uncertainty caused by conflicting and often confusing information available on the NY State of Health/Health Plan Marketplace website, we have been receiving many calls inquiring which of these insurance plans we accept at our office. The Health Insurance Exchange is updated yearly, and information concerningRead More >

Understanding the Health Insurance Exchange HIX

Due to the confusion caused by conflicting and often confusing information concerning the NY State of Health Exchange and AHCA, we have been receiving many calls inquiring which of these insurance plans we accept at our office. The Health Insurance Exchange is a “work in progress” and informationRead More >

NYULMC Health Information Exchange Consent

As a part of a network of healthcare providers affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center, our practice also became a part of the recent NYULMC Health Information Exchange system.  What does this means to our patients?  The HIE system is designed for affiliated healthcare providers, i.e., NYU Emergency Room, NYU specialists, orRead More >

2019-2020 seasonal flu shots are here!

We have received our 2019-2020 seasonal flu vaccines.  The American Academy of Pediatrics recommend seasonal flu shots for children 6 months and older and especially if there are chronic medical issues such as asthma, heart issues, or diabetes.  It’s also highly recommended that all household contacts of newborns (parents, siblings, caregivers) get vaccinated with the flu shotRead More >

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, we are now offering telemedicine/video visits. Meet with your doctor to get a prescribed treatment plan, refill or get a new prescription and much more all from the safety and comfort of your home.Click here to Learn More and Call/Email to Schedule a Telemedicine Appointment