For Parents

As parents, especially if this is your first child, you always have questions and concerns. Our For Parents section is here to try and help address some of the more common issues we are often asked as pediatricians.

Web Resources

American Academy of Pediatrics

Centers for Disease Control

K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital

Jersey Shore University Medical Center


Immunization Information

Review our recommeded immunization schedule and links for any questions on immunizations.

Vaccine Safety


General Parenting Resources

Healthy Children - American Academy of Pediatrics

Adventures in Parenting – National Institute of Child and Human Development

Allergy Prevention in Children

Tox Town - introduction to toxic chemicals and environmental health risks

FunfitKids – President’s Council on Physical Fitness & Sports