COVID-19 Update 5/13

We are thinking of you all in this difficult time. We are continuing to follow all updates on coronavirus from the CDC, CT Health Department, and Yale New Haven Hospital on a daily basis. Due to the growing concern over COVID-19 (novel coronavirus), we are making temporary changes in our office practices. Our top priority is to keep everyone safe and healthy, and so during this time we believe that we will better serve you by limiting face-to-face interactions and exposures to others in the office. Consequently, for the time being, the vast majority of our sick visits will be ...

COVID-19 and Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome (PIMS)

It has recently been reported that there may exist a possible link between Pediatric Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome (or, PIMS) and COVID-19. This is obviously of note to the pediatric medical community and further studies are now being done to increase understanding about this possible connection, the symptoms, and best options for patient treatment. While this connection has yet to be fully understood, please be assured that the coronavirus has not been shown to affect children to a serious degree in most cases. While there are some children who have been reported to experience more severe illness related to the disease, ...