My philosophy

The practice of pediatric medicine is, in reality, a contract between the pediatrician and the parent for the responsibility of the health care of the child. As such, I welcome the inquiries of expectant, new or seasoned parents to explore the role of pediatrician and the practice of pediatrics.

I believe in a very positive approach to the health care of children. This begins with good nutrition and careful prenatal care of the expectant mother. After birth, it is my aim that each child achieve his optimal state of well being, and I emphasize the underlying good health of the child. I see each child as a developing organism whose systems and senses are growing and changing. I perceive my role as one of guidance-to help each child fulfill his potential in early life to provide a healthy foundation for the years of maturation and adulthood. 

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Babies

Your newborn is seen in the hospital within the first day of life and daily thereafter until discharge. Phone us to discuss any concerns you may have after you leave the hospital. Your baby’s first visit is at one week of age.

Baby Guide »

Prenatal Visit Form »

 

75 Years of Combined Experience with office associate Dr. Safir

75 Years of Combined Experience with office associate Dr. Safir

Toddlers

Enrolling in Kindergarten requires a Physical Exam, completed vaccination record, Tuberculosis (TB) test, Hearing and Vision testing. Please let us know if you need any forms to be completed. 

Toddler Guide »

Vaccine Schedule 2010 »

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grade school 

Along with yearly physicals and sports physicals please call us to schedule appointments to discuss concerns as they arise.

 

Gradeschool Guide »

Kindergarten Form »

 

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Adolescents

Young adults need yearly Physical Exams and updates to ever changing and increasing new vaccines to keep them healthy. In addition, we offer Sports Physicals and clearances.

Adolescent Guide »

Vaccine Schedule Adolescent »