Torresdale Pediatrics

March 2017 

Hello from Torresdale Pediatrics!
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Don't forget to turn the clocks forward!
Daylight savings is on Sunday, March 12th.

Emergency Preparedness and Pets

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Pets are a beloved part of many families in our practice. In the same way that you consider all the ways to keep your family safe, it's important to have an emergency plan in place for your furry, fluffy, and/or feathered friends.



Spring and Summer are just around the corner!
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Whether it's spring sports or summer camp, your child will need an up to date physical to participate in all of those warm weather activities. Beat the rush! Call to schedule your child's appointment today at (215)-638-0555.

Satisfaction Survey now online. Please participate!
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This month if you pay a visit to our office, you may receive an email asking for feedback about your visit. We're asking that you take 3 minutes to complete the survey because the information really helps focus on improving quality in our office.  Thanks in advance for your help!
Does your child have food allergies?

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About 8% of all children have food allergies [AAP], and if you are the parent of a child with food allergies, the best thing you can do is be prepared. The AAP recently created a 2-page download tool that parents can use to make sure a plan is outlined. 

Patient Information Update
It is important that EVERY time you come to the office that you let us know if any of your child's information  has changed, including home address, email information, and an accurate phone number.
To download our Tylenol Dosage Table and our Ibuprofen (Advil/Motrin) Dosage Table, as well as other useful resources, please visit our website.

Hours

Monday - Thursday    8 AM - 7:30 PM
Friday   8 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday   8 AM - 12 PM

www.TPeds.com  
215-638-0555
 
The information in this newsletter is for information purposes only and not intended to replace proper medical care. Always seek the advice of a trained health professional with any questions you may have about a medical condition. Any information received from this newsletter is not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any medical condition.