Entries by Dr Katy

Updated Office Workflow

As of August 3, 2021 We are currently seeing an unprecedented number of sick patients this summer, with non-COVID19 viral illnesses more typically seen in winter and early spring. In addition, we are now seeing COVID19 infection creep back into our community. This is disappointing but not surprising given the uptick in COVID19 infections across […]

The Latest Update on COVID19 Vaccination for Children

Good morning! As many of you know, the FDA has just authorized the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children between the ages of 12 and 15 in the US. As the Washington Post just reported (5/10), this authorization was based on “a trial of nearly 2,300 adolescents between 12 and 15 years old, half of whom received […]

New Guidance for Patients with Recent or Prior COVID19 Infection

Dear SBP Families,   Dr. Henry and I wanted to reach out with an important update related to children, COVID19, the rare but serious potential for cardiac complications, and new guidance on return to PE and sports clearance. This is an important topic for all parents to understand – so please read on here and also visit […]