Parent Resources

General Child Health, Wellness & Illness Information
www.HealthyChildren.org

Information from the American Academy of Pediatrics.

www.cdc.gov

Outstanding web site for general health care information, run by the US government.

Written by respected pediatric experts
 
General health and well-being information from the Mayo Clinic
 
Information from the publishers of the popular book series “What to Expect”
 
Information for parents from Nemours Children’s Clinic

ADHD

www.help4adhd.org

National resource center on ADHD 
 
Children and adults with ADHD (CHADD)
 
Information for parents from the American Academy of Pediatrics

Adolescent and Teen General Health

www.cdc.gov/parents/teens/index.html

Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
 
Information for teens from Nemours Children’s Clinic

Autism

www.milestones.org

Respected site with extensive information on autism, related treatments and support
 
Information from the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)
 
Ohio center for Autism and low incidence
 
Information from Keystone Behavioral Pediatrics located in Jacksonville, FL

Allergy

Allergy Fact Sheet 

Nemours Children’s Clinic
 
National professional organization on allergy, asthma and diseases of the immune system
 
General information on food allergy, diagnosis and treatments

Asthma

www.aaaai.org

National professional organization on allergy, asthma and diseases of the immune system
 
Outstanding web site with complete and reliable asthma information

Breastfeeding

CDC Breastfeeding Recommendations

www.cdc.gov/breastfeeding/recommendations/index.htmragraph
 
La Leche League
http://www.lalecheleague.org/nb.html

Cancer

www.cancer.org

American Cancer Society
 
Cure Search 
 
Lance Armstrong Foundation
 
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
 
National Cancer Institute
 
National Marrow Donor Program/ Be the Match
 

Child Development

www.cdc.gov

Child Development

Children with Special Health Care Needs

http://www.floridahealth.gov/healthy-people-and-families/childrens-health/childrens-medical-services/index.html

Resources from the FL Department of Health for parents with children with special healthcare needs
 
Children’s Medical Services (CMS)
 
Family Village- Global community of disability related resources
 
National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities
 
Florida Department of Education Disability information
 
Learning Disability Online

Clinical Trials

www.clinicaltrials.gov

US Clinical Trials

Dental and Oral Health

Eczema

www.eczemacenter.org

General information on the management of eczema

Immunizations

www.immunize.org

Information on immunizations supplied by reliable national professional medical organizations
 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
 
Information about childhood immunizations

Mental Health

www.aacap.org

Reliable mental health information from the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
 
Mental health information from NIH 
 

Nutrition

Obesity

www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpao

Centers for Disease Control Division of Nutrition, Physical activity and Obesity
 
Obesity in children
 
Raising Fit Kids
http://www.webmd.com/parenting/raising-fit-kids/weight/weight-loss-recommendations?page=2

Prematurity

www.marchofdimes.com/prematurity

March of Dimes information on prematurity
 
Follow-up and development of preterm children

Safety

www.cdc.gov/family/kids/index.htm

Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
 
Child safety

Sickle Cell Disease

www.scinfo.org

Sickle Cell Information Center

Sleep Problems

www.sleepfoundation.org

National Sleep Foundation
 
American Academy of Sleep Medicine
 
www. parentpro.com
Solutions for parenting concerns

Forms

If you are a new patient to our practice, please pre-register before you call our office to schedule your child’s first visit. You can go to our patient portal then click registration. You also have the option of printing out our new patient paperwork to fill out ahead of time and reduce your wait time. Please remember to bring your insurance card and a photo ID. If you have any record of your child’s immunizations, please bring those to your first visit as well. If you do not have a current immunization record at the time of your child’s 1st well child exam with us then it will delay us in completing your child’s Florida Immunization Form needed to enroll in Florida schools. If you do not have any records, please come prepared to fill out a release with all past physicians phone numbers and addresses.

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