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EPIPEN RECALL

Posted by on April 3, 2017 in News | Comments Off on EPIPEN RECALL

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting consumers to Meridian Medical Technologies’ voluntary recall of 13 lots of Mylan’s EpiPen and EpiPen Jr (epinephrine injection) Auto-Injector products used for emergency treatment of severe allergic reactions. This recall is due to the potential that these devices may contain a defective part that may result in the devices’ failure to activate. The recalled product was manufactured by Meridian Medical Technologies and distributed by Mylan Specialty. While the number of reported failures is...

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Thank you for your patience!

Posted by on April 3, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Thank you for your patience!

To all our patients, It has been over 3 months since we have moved into our new location at 2020 Center Street, West Roxbury. We want to thank you all for your patience as we continue to make improvements. We love our new place and want to make sure our patients love it too. As part of our continuous quality improvement process, we welcome any and all feedback about your experiences with us. Please feel free to contact us at our designated patient feedback email with any concerns that you may have. Thanks in advance for helping us to continue...

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Congratulations to Dr. Tunick on his Retirement

Posted by on March 10, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Congratulations to Dr. Tunick on his Retirement

Most of you are already aware that I retired from my clinical practice on December 22nd. Roslindale Pediatrics has been my second home for almost 30 years. It is with bittersweet emotions that I take my leave. Thanks to my colleagues, my staff, but most of all to the thousands of children and their parents who became my second family. I do know, however, that I leave you in good hands. Mitchell Tunick,...

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Update on HPV Vaccine – only 2 shots for young adolescents

Posted by on November 4, 2016 in News | Comments Off on Update on HPV Vaccine – only 2 shots for young adolescents

The CDC has changed the recommendation for the HPV vaccine.  They recommend that 11 to 12 year olds receive 2 doses 6 months apart, and children 15 and older still receive the 3 vaccines.  Please read the attached article from the CDC website. https://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2016/p1020-hpv-shots.html    

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We have moved!

Posted by on November 3, 2016 in News | Comments Off on We have moved!

We are excited to announce that we have moved our office.  We are now at 2020 Centre Street in West Roxbury.  We will no longer be seeing patients at our old office in the Faulkner Hospital. We are striving to make the move as seamless as possible for our patients, and we are making sure that we keep the things that our patients love about our practice.  We continue to have our same themed rooms; so you don’t need to say goodbye to the Fish, Train or Balloon Rooms.   There is no need to learn a new phone number, as our main number will still...

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Patient Portal Now Available!

Posted by on May 17, 2016 in News | Comments Off on Patient Portal Now Available!

We are pleased to announce that our Patient Portal is now up and running. With this online service you can now: request future appointments request referrals request medication refills check laboratory results send general messages. More functions will become available as we develop the service. Please register and sign-up the next time you come in to the office.

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New “Patient Education” link

Posted by on June 23, 2015 in News | Comments Off on New “Patient Education” link

Our website now has 2 links for you to access the comprehensive list of educational hand-outs produced by the American Academy of Pediatrics. This up-to-date and reliable information is searchable alphabetically by topic. Simply click on the “Pediatric Patient Education” or “Patient Education” links on our home page to access this valuable resource.

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Orthopedic Injuries- Update

Posted by on June 15, 2015 in News | Comments Off on Orthopedic Injuries- Update

We are now collaborating with Childrens Hospital Orthopedics and Surgicare to take care of our injured patients. If your child is injured please CALL US. We may be able to save you a costly trip to the Emergency Department!

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Night Nurse

Posted by on February 15, 2015 in News | Comments Off on Night Nurse

To our families, Roslindale Pediatrics has decided to use Night Nurse, an on-call service staffed by Pediatric Nurses and Nurse Practitioners, for the hours of 11 pm to 8 am. We will also utilize their services on busy weekend and holiday afternoons when the doctors are seeing patients in the office. Night Nurse can be reached the same way you always reach us by calling our office number. If you need urgent help for your child during the hours listed above, Night Nurse will be available. Simply call our office number as usual and the...

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Are You Expecting Your First Baby?

Posted by on November 3, 2014 in News | Comments Off on Are You Expecting Your First Baby?

Congratulations!! Roslindale Pediatric Associates is pleased to accept all newborn patients. Having a baby can have its challenges, but finding a pediatrician shouldn’t be one of them. RPA offers all expecting parents an opportunity to visit our office before the arrival of their bundle of joy. You will have the chance to meet with one of our providers, learn about the practice, tour the office and ask questions. We offer one-on-one appointments with a provider or group prenatal visits (both free of charge) based on your schedule and...

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