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Welcome to Hyde Park Pediatrics

ns1Welcome to Hyde Park Pediatrics, recognized by Massachusetts Health Quality Partners (MHQP) as one of the top pediatric practices in the region. Our entire team, from our doctors to our nurses to our care coordinators to our administrative staff, are highly accomplished and compassionate professionals who are firmly committed to our patients and their families. We all believe that caring for young people and keeping them healthy is fundamental to creating a happier and more vibrant society. We hope this information will answer many of your questions about our office and will prove helpful as we work together to serve your family’s healthcare needs. Your comments and suggestions are always welcome. Thanks for choosing us.


Acne

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 6.30.22 PMDispelling the Most Common Acne Myths   What causes acne? Acne usually starts in the teenage years because of the hormonal changes that occur as we mature.  The body begins to produce hormones called androgens, which are male hormones but which are found in both men and women.  These hormones cause an excess of oil to build up in the pores.  When this oil clogs the pores, it leads to whiteheads and blackheads, which are [...]

22 Tips for Feeding Your Picky Toddler

child-520732_640by Debra Simons, PNP  One of the most common concerns of parents is what to feed a picky toddler. Most infants are enthusiastic eaters, but once children reach the 15-month mark, they often become less interested in eating and may become downright picky. Infants are covered in luscious layers of baby fat. But in the toddler years children burn through that fat and caloric needs along with appetite decreases. As a result, toddlers become picky. [...]

Springtime Allergies & Prevention

pasque-flower-323212_640For many adults and children the onset of Spring brings the start of seasonal allergies, or seasonal allergic rhinitis. Symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis include itchy and/or runny nose, nasal congestion, and sneezing. In addition to these symptoms, young children can have a chronic cough, bad breath, recurrent sore throat, recurrent upper respiratory infections, nasal-sounding speech, fatigue, and decreased appetite. Allergic rhinitis is the most common form of environmental allergy and the most common chronic [...]

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Infants and sleeping

As infants age, they naturally acquire the ability to sleep longer stretches overnight. There are proven strategies to help babies learn to prolong these sleep stretches. Beginning by about 2 months old, we recommend that you try to catch the deliciously drowsy moment just before your baby falls asleep and put him down then, in his usual sleep space, before he is sound asleep. If he falls asleep while feeding, give him a kiss or

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Does the ‘BRAT’ Diet Really Work?

Has the BRAT diet withstood the test of time? As a wave of vomiting and diarrhea illness sweeps our area it is worth reviewing the best foods to feed a child with a stomach virus. For decades parents, grandparents, and pediatricians alike recommended the very bland BRAT diet for kids with diarrhea. BRAT stands for: Bananas, Rice, Applesauce, and Toast. The BRAT diet was thought to rest the gut by being easy to digest and

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Introducing CHADIS

      The Child Health & Development Interactive System (CHADIS) Hyde Park Pediatrics is pleased to announce the introduction of CHADIS: The Child Health and Development Interactive System to our practice. CHADIS is a web-based screening system that administers online questionnaires to be completed by parents, teens or teachers. This dynamic system assists our providers and families in assessing whether development is on schedule and whether there is evidence of a developmental or behavioral health

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Q & A: What should I do about MCAS related stress?

Q: “ It’s MCAS time & my son is having stomach aches, headaches, and other ailments. I suspect this may be stress, but what should I do?” Students today feel enormous pressure during standardized tests that can result in physical as well as psychological symptoms of stress. Our partners at PCA offer advice for helping your child manage their stress better. A:  First, talk to your pediatric provider to determine whether a visit is recommended

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HPP Gets High Marks

Consumer Reports Ranks Hyde Park Pediatrics Top Pediatric Practice in Metro Boston. The Massachusetts Health Quality Partners surveyed patients of every primary care practice in Massachusetts. Our patients gave us top ratings for physician communication, timely appointments…

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About Us

Welcome to Hyde Park Pediatrics, recognized by Massachusetts Health Quality Partners (MHQP) as one of the top pediatric practices in the region. Our entire team, from our doctors to our nurses to our care coordinators to our administrative staff, are highly accomplished and compassionate professionals who are firmly committed to our patients and their families.

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Our Location

Contact Details

Address:
695 Truman Pkwy
Hyde Park MA, 02136
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100 Highland Ave
Milton, MA 02186
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Phone: 617-361-1470

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