NYC Pediatrician Enables Parents To Take Good Care Of Their Kids
The average child falls ill now and then no matter how carefully parents try to keep them healthy.
Every parent places a great deal of importance on their child’s health and well-being. It helps to have the support of a really good pediatrician who is available not just for routine visits and the occasional emergency consultation, but also for good advice on how to take care of a child. After all, the parents and other primary caregivers spend most of their time with the child in their care, and will usually be the first ones to notice that the child might not be feeling well, long before the pediatrician can see the child. Premier Pediatrics NY is a very popular NYC pediatrician practice where the main aim of the doctors is to give parents all the resources they need to take excellent care of their kids.
The average child falls ill now and then no matter how carefully parents try to keep them healthy. Illness is very clearly an integral part of childhood and it actually helps build a child’s immunity. Most doctors do not recommend that parents bring their children in for every small occurrence, unless the symptoms seem severe, or do not abate within a day or so. Other exceptions would be times when the child is clearly very uncomfortable.
Parents have to be very careful when using over the counter medications to treat their kids. The recommended dosage is generally based upon the weight and age of the child and pediatricians ensure that parents have the right information whereby they can administer the correct dosage. In addition, there is generally a limit to the total amount of medication that can be administered over a 24 hour period. If there’s ever any doubt about the medication that your child should be taking, it’s important to immediately consult with a pediatrician or pharmacist, depending on the nature of the question.
Premier Pediatrics has locations in Brooklyn and the Flatiron area of Manhattan. Our Brooklyn office is conveniently located near The Atlantic Center within walking distance of Park Slope, Cobble Hill, Boerum Hill, and Fort Greene. We have a clinical staf
Sep 27, 2014