Entries by Melissa Messer

WEATHER UPDATE 1/16/21

All offices will operate on a 2-hour delay tomorrow and will open at 10am.  If you have an appointment before 10am, please do not call the office to reschedule.  We will call you tomorrow afternoon.  Please be safe!

Holiday Hours 2021

We will be open Friday, December 24th at Apex from 8a – 12p for Walk-in sick urgent care. We will be closed Saturday, December 25th in observance of the Christmas holiday. All offices will re-open Monday, December 27th at 8:00am. We will be closed Saturday, January 1st to celebrate the New Year. Have a safe […]

Covid Vaccine Update

We FINALLY have our large shipment of vaccine & are ready to see you! Call the office today to schedule an appointment. If you have an upcoming well child check, you will be able to get the vaccine at that visit & will not need an additional visit. Thank you for your patience as we […]

Covid Vaccine Update

Whew! We have been able to vaccine about 900 patients so far. We expect our Wave 3 vaccine doses THIS WEEK. When we get the notification that the vaccine has shipped, we will send an email/text to all patients ages 5-11, & we will update our website as well as our social media accounts. We […]

Covid Vaccine Update

We are excited & can’t hide it! We only have ONE MORE STEP before we can start administering the vaccine so many of you are waiting for! When Dr. Rochelle Walensky, Director of the CDC gives the final approval – and it could come as soon as tonight! – we will be ready to go! […]

Covid Vaccine Update

Many of you have seen (and called about!) that the FDA approved the Covid 19 vaccine for children ages 5 – 11y. We are waiting on TWO MORE approvals from the ACIP (Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices) & the CDC. The ACIP is meeting tomorrow & will hopefully approve the vaccine. Once we get the […]

Covid Vaccine Update

The FDA is meeting today to consider giving Emergency Use Authorization for children ages 5-11 years to receive the Pfizer Covid vaccine! If the FDA approves it, the next step is approval from ACIP (Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices) who are scheduled to meet Tuesday, 11/2/21. The final step will be recommendation from the CDC. […]

Covid Vaccine Update 10/21/21

We do not have any new information about when we will receive the vaccine for ages 5 – 11 years, but anticipate it will be the first or 2nd week of November. If you would like to be placed on a wait-list for the vaccine, please click the link below. If we have left over […]

Covid Vaccine for School Age Children is Coming!

Cary/Fuquay/Apex Pediatrics is one of the first Pediatric practices in the state that will receive Covid vaccine for children ages 5 – 11. Many of you have questions – So do we! What we know: 1. We are getting a small amount of vaccine initially. These vaccines will be offered to immunosuppressed & high risk […]

Flu clinics!

We have several open flu clinics open – with daytime & evening hours available.  At this time, we will have flu clinics at our Apex & Cary locations only due to unexpected issues with staffing.  We apologize for the inconvenience, and hope you will take advantage of the dates & times at our other two […]