In observance of the Christmas holiday, Great Kids Pediatrics will be closed December 24th and December 26th (Monday).
In observance of the New Year holiday, Great Kids Pediatrics will be closed December 31st and January 2nd (Monday).
If you have a medical emergency, please go directly to the nearest emergency room. If you have an urgent matter that your child needs to be seen by a physician, please go to the nearest urgent care facility. Our physicians recommend Night Light Pediatrics for Pediatric urgent care. Please visit their web site for information on their hours, their locations and their contact information. http://www.nightlightpediatrics.com/
If you need dosing for over the counter fever or allergy medication, please visit the child health section of our web site. If your child is a current Great Kids Pediatrics patient and you need urgent nurse advice, you can call our answering service at: (281)587-5042.
Take the proper precautions and have your children vaccinated before your travels or to prevent infection from exposure at school.
Great Kids Pediatrics recommends influenza vaccine for all patients 6 months and above. Especially if your child has a long-term health problem like asthma...
FluMist, the nasal influenza vaccine, will not be available for the 2016-2017 flu vaccine season.
Great Kids Pediatrics continues to participate with as many commercial health plans as possible. However, we are not currently contracted with some plans. Effective 1/1/2017 we will no longer participate on the Blue Cross Blue Shield Advantage HMO - BAV plan. (we continue to participate with regular HMO Blue)
Up to date information from the United States Center for Disease Control regarding Zika virus.