Links

We are committed to providing you with credible online health information and are pleased to provide links to the following health resources. Tenafly Pediatrics is not responsible for their content or for subsequent links that may be provided. Information contained in these sites should not serve as a substitute for medical advice from your child's doctor.


Not sure whether you need to call the doctor or not? Handling acute illnesses after hours is a major challenge in pediatrics. Parent Care offers clinical algorithms developed by experts in pediatric after-hours care to help parents determine when it is necessary to contact the doctor or call center.  You can find our Parent Care page by clicking here: Parent Care

General Information

American Academy of Pediatrics             http://www.healthychildren.org

Car Seat Guidelines for 2012                  Car Seat Article

General Health - Nemours Foundation http://kidshealth.org

Developmental Milestones                      http://www.babycenter.com/baby-milestones

Introducing Solid Foods                           http://www.babycenter.com/0_introducing-solid-food_113.bc             

Vaccines

Center for Disease Control                    http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines

Vaccine Safety                                           http://www.vaccinesafety.edu
                             
Vaccine Information                                 http://vec.chop.edu/service/vaccine-education-center/

Travel Guidelines                                     http://www.cdc.gov/travel/vaccinat.htm
                                                                     http://www.mdtravelhealth.com/

 

Food Safety

EPA                                                             http://www.epa.gov

Food Allergy Resources                         http://www.foodallergy.org

Recalls

U.S. Consumer Product Safety             http://www.cpsc.gov

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)  http://www.fda.gov

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Information                      http://www.breastfeeding.com

Grief Counseling

Valley "Journeys" Program             Journeys Brochure

 

Help for Autism   --  The Institute for child development at the Joseph Sanzari Children's Hospital at the Hackensack University Medical Center has initiated a "Medical Home for Autism."  The "Medical Home" establishes partnerships between patients, clinicians, workshops, support groups and resources for children with autism and their families.  The "Medical Home" acts as a central source of health and wellness for the whole family, providing leading edge care.

Tenafly Pediatrics will be active participants in this important and needed initiative.  If you click the link below you will see information about some of the services and programs that are available.  You can also call the Institute for more information at 551-996-2256

Link:   Autism Program

 

Videos From our Physicians at Tenafly Pediatrics

Feeding Solid Foods by Dr. David Wisotsky

Nosebleeds by Dr. Darren Saks

Sleep Training by Dr. Sheryl Jawetz

Toilet Training by Dr. Larry Stiefel 

Vomiting by Dr. Michael Smith

Burns by Dr. Erin Lindenberg

Poison Ivy by Dr. Sunmee Kim

Ear Infections by Dr. Robert Jawetz

"The Flu" by Dr. Aviva Schein

Sore Throats by Dr. Robert Jawetz

Dry Drowning/Secondary Drowning by Dr. Robert Jawetz

"Video Brochure" of Tenafly Pediatrics