Welcome To Stamford Pediatric Associates

Making A Difference In The Lives of Children And Families

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Schedule a COVID-19 Vaccine for a Child

We have all the information you need to schedule your COVID vaccine for your child.

Symptom Checker

Doing a little research before you call our office? Our symptom checker is a great way to get answers to many common questions.

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Located in Stamford, CT and Darien, CT, Stamford Pediatrics has been helping patients for over
50 years.

We are very proud to be known for providing high quality care to our patients.

Stamford Pediatric Associates takes pride in keeping up with the latest medical information. All of our physicians attend a minimum of twenty-five hours of Continuing Medical Education yearly. Multiple of our physicians have been recognized as part of the Connecticut Top Doctors 2021.

Whether you are new to the practice or we have been caring for your children for years, it is our pleasure and honor to care for your family.

Medical Alert

Respiratory Surge Information

Children all across the country are experiencing an unseasonal extreme surge in respiratory viruses. This surge is filling children’s hospitals to capacity and making for extremely busy pediatric offices. The most prevalent viruses causing this surge are RSV and rhinovirus, however, there are many others in this viral “soup”.  Flu A and B are also emerging in recent weeks.  RSV, respiratory syncytial virus, causes much fear among parents and caregivers.  Here is some helpful information about RSV, cold viruses, determining which one your child is suffering from and how to know if your child needs medical attention.

COVID-19 Resource Center

We have all the answers to your most commonly asked questions. If you don't find the answer you are looking for, please contact us at Stamford Office, 203-324-4109 or Darien Office, 203-655-3307.

Frequently Asked Questions

Monkeypox in Children

Monkeypox is a rare infectious disease caused by monkeypox virus. The virus is now slowly spreading in the pediatric population.  This FAQ sheet provides practical information about the virus.

Featured Article

What To Know About Polio and the Recent Outbreak in New York

Stamford Pediatrics administers IPV, the injected form of Polio vaccine to all of our patients starting at 2 months of age. There is no cure for Polio, thus prevention is critical.  Please see the attached articles for detailed information.

Health News & Updates

COVID-19 & Other Respiratory Illnesses: How Are They Different?

November 7, 2022

Your child has a stuffy nose, cough and fever. Is it a cold? The flu? Or are they symptoms of COVID? Some COVID, flu, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and cold symptoms can be alike. But there are some clues that set each of these common viruses apart. Even with masks and vaccines, contagious viruses are…

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Take 5 and Prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome

November 1, 2022

Shaken Baby Syndrome occurs when a frustrated caregiver shakes an infant, causing severe brain and spinal injuries. It is natural to find taking care of a baby challenging, but caregivers should follow the Take 5 plan to give themselves a break, walk away, and return to the baby calmly. By taking the time to reduce…

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Teal Pumpkin Project – A Allergy-Safe Halloween

October 24, 2022

The Teal Pumpkin Project is a simple way to make trick-or-treating safer and more inclusive for the one in 13 children living with food allergies, and many others impacted by intolerances and other conditions. Placing a teal pumpkin on your doorstep signals that, in addition to candy, you offer non-food trinkets and treats that are safe for all…

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Allergy-Safe Tips for Trick-or-Treating

October 24, 2022

Every year, millions of children look forward to Halloween, planning their costumes and anticipating loads of candy. But kids with food allergies (and their parents) must approach Halloween with caution – and diligent label-reading! Many candies are off-limits for kids with food allergies, either because their allergen is an included ingredient or because of the…

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Halloween Safety Tips

October 19, 2022

Walk Safely Cross the street at corners, using traffic signals and crosswalks. Look left, right and left again when crossing and keep looking as you cross. Put electronic devices down, keep heads up and walk, don’t run, across the street. Teach children to make eye contact with drivers before crossing in front of them. Always…

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24 Halloween Treats Kids Can Make

October 11, 2022

More sweet than scary, these easy Halloween treats for kids are sure to delight your little goblins and ghosts. Not only are these a blast to make, but they will also be the hit of any Halloween celebration. Whether you’re looking for snacks for a kids’ party or just something unique to celebrate the holiday…

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How to Choose the Right Size Bike & Helmet: Tips for Parents

October 3, 2022

A bicycle that’s the wrong size for your child can be more than just uncomfortable. A bike that’s too big or too small can cause them to lose control and get hurt. Making sure their helmet is the right size for them is also important to protect against injuries. Tips to help your child’s bike…

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Selecting Healthy Snacks for Toddlers

September 25, 2022

Toddlers use a lot of energy to grow and play, and their little stomachs can’t hold enough food to keep them from getting hungry between meals. Many young children need both a morning and an afternoon snack. These should be timed so they will still be hungry for lunch and dinner. Snacks should include a…

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Newly Updated Family Media Plan Helps Balance Screen Time With Other Activities

September 15, 2022

Media Family Plans: A Great Way To Get Control Of Screens Without Arguments

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Helmets: They are not just for bike riding!

September 1, 2022

Bike Riding & Beyond: 4 Times Your Kids Should Wear Helmets 1. Bike riding While bicycle riding is a fun way to exercise and get around, about 26,000 kids go to emergency departments with head injuries each year. Wearing a helmet can decrease the risk of head injuries by about 85% and facial injuries by…

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Office Protocols & Safety

To protect the health and safety of our patients and staff we cannot accommodate walk-ins at any time.

All caregivers and children above 3 years old must wear a mask or face covering when in the office. Masks are available for purchase.

Exam rooms and all equipment are cleaned and sanitized between each visit.

Patients go directly into rooms as much as possible. We are minimizing the use of waiting rooms in both locations.

If any parent or child does not feel well on the day of their check-up appointment, please call the office for guidance.

All staff are wearing masks and following health guidelines.

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