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Early Closing Wednesday, January 17

Due to the weather/road conditions both our Three Chopt and Bell Creek offices will be closing at 4:30 PM Wednesday, January 17th.  If you have a medical emergency, please call 911.  If you have an urgent medical matter than cannot wait until our offices reopen on 1/18/18, you may call 804-282-4205 and follow the prompts […]

Delayed Opening Friday, 1/5/18

Both offices will be opening at 9 o’clock this morning, Friday, 1/5/18. The call center will begin taking calls at 7:30 am.

Delayed Opening/Early Closing Thursday, 1/4/18

Due to the snow and road conditions we will only be open from 9am to 4pm today (Thursday, 1/4/18). If you have a concern about your child after hours that is not an emergency, but also cannot wait until we re-open, please leave a message on our on-call voicemail; a provider will return your call […]

Flu Shot Appointments now available

You can now schedule flu shot appointments for your children 6 months and up at both offices.  We are offering appointments during normal business hours as well as some evening clinics. Please contact the Call Center at 804-282-4205 between 8:30 A.M. and 4:30 P.M. Monday–Friday to schedule an appointment.  Please see below for a few […]

Honors and Recognition

We have been humbled and honored to be recognized through the years by both the Richmond community and our peers in the medical field, as noted in publications such as Richmond Magazine’s Top Docs issues, and Style Weekly’s Best of Richmond and Family Favorites issues. We’re always striving to provide your children with the absolute […]

2017-18 flu vaccines are in

Flu season is fast approaching.  Beyond really good hand washing the best thing we can do to protect ourselves and our children is get our flu shots.  P.A.R.’s first flu shot shipment has arrived and next week we will begin scheduling flu shot appointments.  A few things to note about flu vaccines this year: The […]

EpiPen & EpiPen Jr Recall

Mylan has voluntary recalled certain lots of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr because of a potential defect that could make the device difficult to activate in an anaphylactic emergency.  The EpiPen and EpiPen Jr devices recalled were manufactured from December 2015 and July 2016. Please see the lots recalled below: U.S. Impacted Lots: Product/Dosage NDC Number Lot […]

Congratulations Dr. Nelson on being voted a Top Doc

Richmond Magazine’s annual Top Docs publication comes out April 2017. This year Dr. Nelson was voted by other doctors and healthcare professionals in the Richmond metro area as a Top Doc. Please join us in congratulating her. We’re honored to have her as part of our group.

Vaccine Changes for Infants and Teens

1) Pentacel:  After reviewing the most recent safety and effectiveness data, we are now recommending that instead of 3 individual shots for DTaP, Hib and polio at the 2, 4 and 6 month check-ups, patients receive a single shot called Pentacel.  Pentacel combines those 3 into a single shot, and will be given with Prevnar […]

PAR once again named Family Favorite Pediatric Group

We’re honored to be voted the Favorite Pediatric Group in this year’s annual Style Weekly Family Favorites issue.  It is the 11th straight year we have been given this honor. We feel so fortunate to be your pediatricians. Thank you for the recognition.