Slide Peds First Pediatrics is a small group practice located in Medford, NY.  All medical services are performed under the supervision of board certified pediatricians who are committed to working as a team, along with their staff, to ensure the best care is provided to all families.  We are an NCQA Recognized Medical Home.  Learn more about our team

Slide Peds First Pediatrics is a small group practice located in Medford, NY.  All medical services are performed under the supervision of board certified pediatricians who are committed to working as a team, along with their staff, to ensure the best care is provided to all families.  We are an NCQA Recognized Patient Centered Medical Home. 

Slide Self Help Services Please explore the tools below designed to provide you access to information pertaining to a wide range of topics when and where it works best for you. You may also download commonly used forms by clicking here. Is My Child Sick?
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Educational Articles To learn more about various conditions and their management as well as topics pertaining to normal child development, please browse through the various articles categorized by topic by clicking here. Patient Portal Our patient portal currently permits you to view portions of your child's medical record, communicate with our office securely, and complete many of the assessment tools we use to assist with screening for and managing various conditions.
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The mission of Allied Foundation is to impact and improve the health and wellbeing of residents within Allied Physicians Group’s geographical footprint, which currently includes: Long Island (Nassau and Suffolk), Queens, Brooklyn, Richmond, Westchester, Rockland, and Orange.  Current initiatives include Breastfeeding Support through a support line as well as breastmilk depots, Community Education, Early Childhood Literacy, and Community Service (Diaper Bank, Food Donations, Service to Habitat for Humanity, and many others!).

Baby getting listened to PREVENTATIVE HEALTH CARE VISITS Preventative Health Care

Preventative Health Care encompasses a wide variety of services to both promote good health and prevent diseases. We provide preventative health care based on the American Academy of Pediatrics Bright Futures Guidelines for Health Supervision.
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Peds First Pediatrics is available 7 days a week to provide care for when your child is ill. We limit booking for acute illnesses such as fever, ear pain, sore throat to the day you call for the appointment. We kindly request that you call as early in the day as you recognize that you wish to have your child evaluated.
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breastfeeding baby BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT Breast Feeding Support

We aim to educate families and encourage breastfeeding. We provide access to an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant to support all families that are attempting to breastfeed. Peds First also seeks to identify and assist mothers who are suffering with post-partum depression.
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Helmets and Lacrosse Sticks CONCUSSION MANAGEMENT Concussion Management
Peds First provides evaluations for concussions in the event an injury is sustained. If concussion is of concern, we provide monitoring of symptom progression and establish appropriate limits on return to activity. When available we utilize individualized baseline performance measurements of physical and cognitive skills to assist with post concussion management.
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Support Sign CARE COORDINATION Care Coordination

Our Care Coordination Team is constantly evolving in an attempt to minimize "Gaps in Care." We seek to identify the barriers that families face in receiving proper care and assist them in clearing those barriers.
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Food, Stethoscope and Heart NUTRITION SUPPORT Nutrition Support

The old adage states “You are what you eat.” To a large extent, this is accurate – optimal nutrition is one factor to help you live a longer and healthier life. However, what is optimal depends on the individual, and this is the focus of our nutrition department.
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Chest x-ray ASTHMA MANAGEMENT Asthma Management

Asthma is a chronic inflammatory condition affecting the smaller airways in the lungs of nearly 1 in 10 children. We actively seek to identify children that are at risk for having asthma so that we may provide the proper education, monitoring, and therapy as needed to minimize both short and long term consequences of poorly controlled asthma.
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A 2018 study in The Journal of Pediatrics demonstrated that among children ages 3 to 17 years, about 3% suffer from depression and 7% from anxiety. Of great concern is that more than 1 in 5 of these children went untreated for their condition. We seek to identify those children at risk for mental health conditions so that we can provide assistance where appropriate.
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Kids writing ADHD MANAGEMENT ADHD Management

ADHD is a common condition that affects children more than just academically. It can cause difficulty in all avenues of life, and when severe can contribute to the development of other mental health concerns such as depression and low self esteem. We seek to identify and manage this condition to maximize the success of those affected.
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Slide Peds First Pediatrics has been a proud member of Allied Physicians Group since 2014. Allied is a physician owned organization comprised of more than 150 providers of pateint-centered care who collaborate on best practices. Allied Divisions share core values of Respect, Integrity, Compassion, Humility, Empathy, and Staff (RICHES). LEARN MORE ABOUT ALLIED