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How a Child's ADHD Affects the Entire Family Feb 10th, 2021

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common mental health disorder that often emerges during childhood. It causes disruptive symptoms typically classified as:  Hyperactive-impulsive: trouble sitting still or acting quickly Inattentive: difficulty concentrating and focusing Combined: both inattentive and hyperactive-impulsive behaviors ADHD symptoms range in severity in different children and...

3 Things Many Parents Don’t Know About Childhood Asthma Jan 28th, 2021

When you notice your child is struggling to breathe after physical exertion, it might be the first sign they have asthma. Asthma is a chronic respiratory disease that affects the lungs’ ability to take air in and move it out. Many people develop asthma symptoms in early childhood, but the...

We're at a new location! Sep 17th, 2020

Patient care is our priority at Westchester Park Pediatrics and we want to offer our patients the best. For that reason, we have moved to a new location and are looking forward to your visit! With a new and improved space, high tech equipment and fresh look, we offer the...