COVID-19 vaccines: Texas Dept of Health anticipates shipping on June 27 to smaller practices and we will give updates as soon as our shipment arrives. Stay tuned here! We will also send an email blast and post on Instagram @411Pediatrics about upcoming vaccine clinics! Can't wait? Texas Children's Hospital has appointments at their Austin outpatient care center here https://www.texaschildrens.org/covid-19-information/covid-19-vaccination/covid-19-vaccine-scheduling. And Dell Children's has a walk-in, no-appointment clinic at 4900 Mueller Blvd for all kids 6 months and up, Pfizer vaccine on Wed June 29 5-8 pm.

FLUMIST is here!

by |  September 24th, 2015
  

140625-flumist-vaccine-1645_790eb929e16a99dd10647699d121e67d.nbcnews-fp-1200-800

FLUMIST is here!

We received the first batch (200 doses) of the Flumist Nasal Spray vaccine and will begin offering it with the following guidelines:

1. Flumist is approved for children 2 years of age and up.

2. Flumist is only approved for children who do NOT have asthma, wheezing in the past year, or significant medical conditions with compromised immune systems.

3. Please schedule a nurse visit to receive the vaccine. We are happy to schedule during regular office hours and after hours care on weekdays and weekends.

4. Please do not walk in without an appointment to receive the vaccine–because the supply is limited at the moment, we want to ensure the vaccine is available when you want to come in.

5. We are not offering any flu vaccine to parents yet, due to the limited supply. We do not have any injectable flu shots yet, but we’ll let you know once it arrives.

Thanks so much for your understanding!


|, , infections vaccines

About

Dr. Ari Brown is a pediatrician and a mom. Dr. Brown is Board Certified and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She has been in private practice for over 20 years. Her passion to advocate for children and educate families extends beyond the office setting. She is the co-author the bestselling "411" parenting book series including Expecting 411: Clear Answers and Smart Advice for your Pregnancy, Baby 411, and Toddler 411. Dr. Brown has received several professional awards including the Ralph Feigin, MD Award for Professional Excellence, the prestigious Profiles in Power Award by the Austin Business Journal for her service to the community, Austin's Favorite Pediatrician by Austin Family Magazine, and Texas Monthly Magazine's Super Doctor.

Comments are closed.