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2021-2022 Holiday Hours

2021-2022 Holiday Hours

The doctors and nurses of West Plano Pediatrics wish you a healthy and happy holiday season. In observance of the holidays, please refer to our holiday hours: THANKSGIVINGClosed: Thursday, November 25Open Morning only: Friday, November 26Closed: Saturday, November 27 CHRISTMASClosed: Friday, December 24Closed: Saturday, December…

2021 Flu Clinics Update

2021 Flu Clinics Update

Great News!  West Plano Pediatrics has secured additional doses of flu vaccine.  We will be holding an additional Flu Clinic on Wednesday, October 20th, 2021 from 3:30pm till 5:00pm for patients 6 months and older, including those over 6yrs of age.  Please call our office at 972-608-0774 to…

Back to School Advice

Back to School Advice

We have been asked our advice regarding masks and Covid vaccination as school begins by many of our patients and families. Last year, as a community, we learned that in-person school was optimal for a child’s mental health and learning.  In addition, we know that wearing…

COVID Vaccine

COVID Vaccine

The CDC and the FDA have approved the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 12-15.  West Plano Pediatrics (WPP) strongly recommends this vaccine for our patients and families ages 12 and up. This also includes our breast-feeding mothers. We do not have the vaccine available…

Sports and COVID-19

Sports and COVID-19

As the school year begins and sports resume, you might be wondering what the best options are. We know that participating in sports is very important for a child’s physical and mental health. Sports help kids burn energy, stay active, focus, learn teamwork, and make…

Summer Physicals 2020!!!

The American Academy of Pediatrics has started the “#Call Your Pediatrician Campaign.” This campaign calls attention to the fact that skipping vaccines and checkups can be dangerous. As our world slowly starts to reopen, we have expanded our ability to accommodate more annual checkups, school…