Becca Video Picky Eating

Beating Picky Eating: Strategies for Parents

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Becca McCurdy shares some proven strategies for overcoming picky eating. Try to avoid frequent snacking, start small, use positive peer power, and prepare meals together!       Transcript: Even though most children will go through a picky eating phase, that doesn’t make it any less frustrating for you as a parent. […]

Amanda Travel Health

Video: Travel Health Tips

Traveling abroad with your family? Our Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Amanda Whisnant reviews some travel health tips to keep in mind, as well as how to prepare before your trip.     Transcript Hi, I’m Amanda Whisnant, one of the nurse practitioners at MD Pediatrics. Today I’d like to address some common questions regarding your family’s health when […]

Kim Inhaler

Asthma Management: Video

Inhalers and spacers are a crucial part of asthma management. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Kim Mowery explains, and then demonstrates with her daughter Kamryn, how to use them properly. Transcript Kim Mowery: Hi, I’m Kim Mowery, one of the pediatric nurse practitioners at MD Pediatric Associates. Today I’d like to take a few minutes to discuss the […]

Dr Vani on Vaccines

The Importance of Vaccines: Video

It’s okay to have questions about vaccines, and we’re here to give you answers. Dr. Vani explains what vaccines are, how they work, and why we support vaccination for children at MD Pediatrics. Transcript: Vaccines: Why are they important? Dr. Vani: Hello, I’m Dr. Vani Venkatachalam, one of the community pediatricians at MD Pediatric Associates. Today […]

Dr. Fitz on antibiotics

Flu Mist Update: Video

Have you heard? The FluMist wont be available for the 2016-2017 flu season, meaning that everyone will need to get the shot. Dr. Fitzgerald explains this decision and affirms why you and your family should receive the flu vaccine this year. Transcript: Dr. Fitzgerald: Hi, I’m Ralph Fitzgerald. I’m one of the doctors at MD […]

Well Exams: Video

Parents sometimes ask us why new babies require so many well exams, and Dr. Kincaid is here to explain why well checks are vital to monitoring your child’s health and development. Transcript: Well Exams: Why are they important? Dr. Kincaid: Congratulations on becoming a parent. One of the most exciting and challenging things about becoming a parent […]

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