• 30 SEP, 2021
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    RSV: The other epidemic

    RSV: The other epidemic

    By: Joseph Mechak, MD   There is currently a “twin-demic” in the pediatric population. The impact of the Delta variant of COVID-19 on the pediatric population has been making headlines in our area and around the country.  The less talked about circulating virus is the Respiratory Syncytial Virus or RSV.  RSV is nothing new, but

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    • 27 SEP, 2021
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    Disruption to Phone Service 9/27/2021

    Disruption to Phone Service 9/27/2021

    We currently are experiencing technical difficulties with our phone lines. We have learned that Bandwidth (one of the major back-bone carriers on the US Public Telephone system) is experiencing a large array of outages. Please be advised this issue is outside the control of Potomac Pediatrics and our staff are working as diligently as they

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    • 15 SEP, 2021
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    Letter to Our Patients

    Letter to Our Patients

    Dear Patients, We are reaching out today to apologize and address concerns many of you have raised. Concerns that we also share. Over the past few years, it has become increasingly difficult to reach a live person on our phone lines. In the past 4 months, getting an appointment has also been increasingly difficult; having

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    • 27 AUG, 2021
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    7 Tips for a Smooth Back-to-School Transition

    7 Tips for a Smooth Back-to-School Transition

    By: Joseph Mechak, MD   For many kids, it has been almost a year and a half since they were physically in the classroom.  The transition back to school after summer break can be a challenge under the best circumstances… which these are not.  We hope that you and your children are as ready as

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