As parents, especially if this is your first child, you always have questions and concerns. Our For Parents section is here to try and help address some of the more common issues we are often asked as pediatricians.
An easy to reference online guide to know when your child needs an exam and/or immunizations.
Commonly requested dosage information for over the counter medications.
Information on well child visits including some billing information.
Mental Health Services for your child in Rochester, NY
After an initial consultation with the physicians at Twelve Corners Pediatrics to talk about issues your child is dealing with, our doctors will make a recommendation to either treat your child within our practice or refer them to a qualified mental health specialist that can provide for quality coordination of care for your child. If you would like to schedule a consultation with your doctor to evaluate an emotional or social issue your child if facing, please call our office (585-473-3535 x4) to make an appointment. If you are ever concerned that the emotional issues your child is facing are severe enough to risk suicide or injury to self and/or others, please seek immediate medical attention at an emergency facility or call 911.
We screen for depression at all adolescent well child exams using the following screening tool:
Netsmartz.org – how to stay safer on the Internet
Playground Safety – AAOS