Contact

Takoma Park

7610 Carroll Av #400
Takoma Park, MD 20912
P: (301) 891-6141

Gaithersburg

501 North Frederick Ave, Ste 320
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
P: (240) 801-4903

Greenbelt

7525 Greenway Center Drive, #215
Greenbelt, MD 20770
P: (301) 232-3638

Starting Solid Foods

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that babies should exclusively breastfeed for the first 6 months of life, and then be introduced to solid foods after that around 6 months of age. However, not all babies are exclusively breastfeeding up until 6 months of...

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Screen Time

Establishing screen time limitations is a difficult task to accomplish even during normal times.  But in this pandemic, with many children and adults spending so much of their time at home in front of screens for school and work, this is an even more challenging...

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Flu Vaccine

This years flu vaccine is our most important vaccine campaign ever at Park Pediatrics. While it’s hard to believe our country is facing such a serious pandemic, we are reminded on a daily basis about our new reality with most kids unable to attend school and many...

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CDC guidelines for Halloween and Thanksgiving

Celebrating virtually or with members of your own household pose low risk for spread. In-person gatherings pose varying levels of risk Holiday Guidance from the CDC . Event organizers and attendees should consider the risk of virus spread based on event size and use...

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Pediatrician or Family Practice Specialist?

When it comes to children’s health, we try to choose the most nutritious foods, the best sports activities, and the best schools for our little ones. Choosing the right doctor is another extremely important decision we make for our children’s health and future...

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Preparing for Your Child’s Annual Health Check up

An annual health checkup is a more extensive visit in which a comprehensive physical, mental, and developmental evaluation is done to make sure your child is healthy from head to toe. In addition most children will get a vision and hearing test and a review of daily...

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Vaccinations

Vaccinating your children is one of the most important things you can do to keep your children healthy. With the rise of social media and fake news, parents can be inundated with rumors and false information about the dangers of vaccinations. At Park Pediatrics we...

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Back to School Tips for Parents

Back to school can be a stressful time for children and parents alike. The need to return to a busy schedule and the intense demands of school can be intimidating for all. However, keep the following in mind to help with the transition: Don’t Wait Until the Last Day...

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A Brief Introduction on Keeping Your Children Healthy

We all try to do our best to help our children be the healthiest they can possibly be. Here are a few tips to help you along the way: Encourage Your Child to Be Physically Active Studies suggest that a lack of physical activity is one of the major reasons for...

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Our Locations

Takoma Park

 

7610 Carroll Av #400
Takoma Park, MD 20912

(301) 891-6141

(301) 891-6841

Gaithersburg

 

501 North Frederick Ave, Ste #320
Gaithersburg, MD 20877

(240) 801-4903

(240) 801-4905

Greenbelt

 

7525 Greenway Center Drive, #215
Greenbelt, MD 20770

(301) 232-3638

(240) 241-4837