Saturday
Sep222018

The 2018-19 quadrivalent seasonal influenza vaccine is here

It is time to make appointments for your child's flu shot. And as a courtesy to our families, we will offer the flu vaccine to the parents of our current patients for $45. You can find a summary of current recommendations for the flu vaccine here. In addition to appointments during our regular office hours, SF Bay Pediatrics will hold flu vaccine clinics on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at our Marin location and on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at out San Francisco location. Appointments for these Saturday clinics are appreciated but we will accept walk-ins.

Saturday
Sep222018

Pay your SF Bay Pediatrics bill online!

Online payments are easy with this link!

Saturday
Jun302018

Welcome Dr. Adam Davis!

Dr. Adam Davis joins SF Bay Pediatrics in July 2018. Dr. Davis received his MD from University of Massachusetts and did his pediatric training at Northwestern University in Chicago. He moved to San Francisco and completed a fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology and a Masters in Clinical Research at UCSF.  Prior to joining SF Bay Pediatrics, he worked for nearly a decade caring for inpatient pediatric patients at CPMC. He lives with his wife, an adult ICU nurse, and 2 children in San Francisco and you may see him out and about, enjoying the local trails, farmer's markets and rock gyms. Dr. Davis is accepting new patients.

Sunday
Mar112018

Shellfish Advisory from Marin County

The Department of Public Health warns our local residents to avoid eating recreationally harvested oysters, mussels, clams, and scallops from Marin County due to increased risk of dangerous levels of paralytic shellfish poisoning toxins. This warning does not apply to commercially sold oysters, mussels, clams, and scallops from approved sources. More information can be found on the Marin County public health website's online warning.

Sunday
Nov052017

You are invited to an educational lecture on cannabis health concerns for children and families

The November forum lecture on the health impact of cannabis is a free event, sponsored by First 5 Marin Children and Families Commission. Marin County Public Health Officer, Dr. Matthew Willis, will address health issues related to cannabis and: pregnant women, breastfeeding mothers, second and third hand smoke in the family environment, "edibles" that look like candy, brain development (from infants to teens and young adults) + pesticides, poisoning and other concerns. Participants will also learn about local ordinances, state law, federal enforcement + what happens on January 1, 2018 from the Marin County Community Development Agency.

WHEN: Monday, November 20th from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

LOCATION: Embassy Suites Hotel, 101 McInnis Parkway, San Rafael, CA 94903.

If you have any questions, please call Michelle Fadelli at 415-257-8555 or email Michelle@First5Marin.org.