As a pediatrician who specializes in the care of adolescents, I ask my patients a lot of personal questions.
For over 18 years, as a pediatrician specializing in orphan medicine, I have watched the many adoption moratoria come and go.
The “alternate vaccine schedule,” touted by Oprah-approved pediatrician Dr. Robert Sears.
Part of my job as a pediatrician is to take the scary things in the news and make them the right size.
Newtown pediatrician Laura Nowacki lost eight of her patients in the massacre at Sandy Hook.
A pediatrician told her that he was more “fem” than he was masculine.
After all the rigmarole, they found what any pediatrician already knew: the MMR causes fever.
When Ellie was 18 months old, their pediatrician, now at a loss for other explanation, suggested they return to a geneticist.
Nobody should waste their time penning letters that any pediatrician with a whiff of insight will ignore.
The author, a pediatrician who experienced the problem in his own family, addresses physicians and parents.
pediatrician pe·di·a·tri·cian (pē'dē-ə-trĭsh'ən) or pe·di·at·rist (-āt'rĭst)
A specialist in pediatrics.