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Primary care pediatricians serving Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Pittsboro, Hillsborough, Briar Chapel, and Mebane North Carolina

Village Pediatrics specializes in pediatric medicine.

We care for your child's physical, emotional and developmental health!

 


04/13/2020– COVID-19 UPDATE

Hello- Here at Village Pediatrics we are all well and hope that you and your families are too! The VP providers and staff are here to help care for your children ages 0-22. We are seeing scheduled patients in our Southern Village office from 8am to 5pm. Only well infants and children in the morning and sick patients in the afternoon.  

 

We’re also able to treat many problems as Virtual Visits using internet video connection via Face Time or secure Zoom.  If you have a concern that you’ve been meaning to discuss with your child’s doctor, this is an ideal time to call!

 

To keep your family healthy, we recommend scheduling the following types of appointments:

  • Newborns and babies under 2 years of age will be seen in the office for regular checkups (birth and 2, 4, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18 and 24 months). These visits are so important to your infants health! At each wellness visit:
  • Your baby Is weighed and measured to monitor growth parameters
  • Your baby has a hands on physical exam to screen for serious illness
  • You have time ask questions and we provide anticipatory guidance
  • Your baby receives necessary vaccines (a resurgence in measles or whooping cough would be terrible right now!)
  • Afternoons are for sick visits only- please call for same day appointment
    • Fevers, sore throats, coughs, stomach aches can all be evaluated including any necessary testing
  • Virtual visits using Face Time or Zoom technology-
    • Routine medication follow- up visits for ADHD or mood
    • New onset concerns for ADHD, anxiety, OCD, depression
    • Behavioral concerns such as sleep challenges, picky eating, potty struggles, toddler tantrums, and setting limits with your teen
    • Chronic medical problems

 

  • If your child is behind on vaccines we can conduct a vaccine only visit in your vehicle in our covered parking lot!!

 


Coronavirus Info 

 

We at Village Pediatrics are following the Covid-19 [novel Coronavirus] outbreak closely. Our practice receives updates from the NC Department of Health and local health departments. The links below provide reliable information about this current health issue. 
 
 
 
 

 


COVID-19: Guidance on Arriving Home & Keeping Family Safe

 


 

Village Pediatrics takes Blue Home for 2020

For 2020 Blue Value is now Blue Home


 


 

It is with great sadness that we let you know; Lizzie, our sweet therapy dog has gone to heaven. 
She will be greatly missed by all her families. 
Lizzie brought happiness and joy to all she encountered.

 

 

Lizzie - Volunteer Therapy Dog

 

 


Teething Necklaces and Beads: A Caution for Parents

"​​​​​When parents see their baby suffering, they just want a solution. Teething necklaces and beads have become an increasing popular alternative treatment to ease teething painBut, are they effective and safe? The answer is no."

Click here for info on Teething Necklaces and Beads


NO-COST EYE ASSESSMENTS FOR INFANTS 6-12 MONTHS

 

The American Optometric Association recommends scheduling

our baby’s first eye exam around six months of age

 

https://www.infantsee.org

Forms and Advice

Administrative Forms

Registration
Release of Medical Information

Well Child Visit Documents

Two Week to One Month Well Child Check
Two Month Well Child Check
Four Month Well Child Check
Six Month Well Child Check
Nine Month Well Child Check
Twelve Month Well Child Check
Fifteen Month Well Child Check
Eighteen Month Well Child Check
M-CHAT Assessment (Autism Screening)
PEDS Assessment (Global Developmental Screening)
5-yr Assessment

Common Problems and Questions

Jaundice
Baby Bottle Tooth Decay Prevention
Lice Treatment and Prevention
Tylenol and Motrin Doses
Benadryl Dosage 2
Dealing With Ticks
Tick-borne Infections Council of North Carolina
Vaccinating Your Child
Feeding your Toddler
Incorporating Solid Foods
High Iron Foods
Tips For Managing ADHD
NC Car Seat Laws
24/7 Nutrition Advice and Lactation Educators from Gerber
Care of Your Child’s Cough
Developmental Milestones (from the Tumble Gym)
Portal Pointers

Other Handy Forms

Immunization Action Coalition
Preschool Children’s Medical Report
Vanderbilt Initial- teacher
Vanderbilt Initial- parent
Vanderbilt FollowUp- teacher
Vanderbilt FollowUp- parent
Immunization Schedule

Helpful Websites

American Academy of Pediatrics
Autism Society of NC
Camp Carefree
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Environmental Working Group
Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network
Immunization Action Coalition
Parenting Science
Pregnancy Resources
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Taffic Safety Administration
Vaccines.gov
Victory Junction Camp
Zero to Three – National Center for Infants, Toddlers, and Families