Entries by Melissa Messer

We Are Closed July 3

Cary/Fuquay/Apex Pediatrics will; be closed Friday, July 3rd in observance of Independence day. We will reopen Saturday, July 4th from 8a-12p in Apex for urgent sick care. Have a fun & safe 4th of July!

Race Resources for Parents

Seeking information to questions your children may have about race? We have compiled this list to help. Don’t see what you are looking for? Call us! We stand with you. Talking to Children after Racial Incidents: https://www.gse.upenn.edu/news/talking-children-after-racial-incidents Jason Reynolds talks to Kids about Racism and the Protests: https://thekojonnamdishow.org/shows/2020-06-01/kojo-for-kids-jason-reynold-talks-about-racism-and-the-protests Having ‘The Talk’: Expert guidance on preparing kids for Police Interactions: https://www.npr.org/local/309/2019/08/27/754459083/having-the-talk-expert-guidance-on-preparing-kids-for-police-interactions How to be an Anti-racist parent: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/55660452e4b00f5b0e559446/t/5ecffcbd8302042c268f1907/1590688957444/How_To_Be_An_Anti-Racist_Parent.pdf Raising Race Conscious Children: http://www.raceconscious.org/ Supporting kids of color in the wake of Racialized Violence: https://soundcloud.com/user-551505264/supporting-kids-of-color-in-wake-of-racialized-violence Talking to Kids about Racial Violence: https://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/07/12/talking-to-kids-about-racial-violence/?referer=http%253A%252F%252Fm.facebook.com

We are a Mask Zone

When visiting our offices, we ask that anyone 2 years or older wear a mask.  Please plan on bringing your mask to the visit, and if you need one, please ask one of our patient coordinators at Check-In.

Sports Physicals

It’s summer time!  Now is the perfect time to schedule your child’s annual well child check and sports physical.  Don’t wait until the end of the summer because our appointments will fill up quickly. Call today!