The latest news and information from Interlachen Pediatrics
COVID-19 Vaccine Recommended for All Persons 12 Years and Older
We are very excited about the recent development of the Emergency Use Authorization by the FDA and the recommendation by the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices for the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for persons 12 years of age and older! … view
Currently, 1 in 54 children are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Early detection is key in improving outcomes. Please see this article from healthychildren.org regarding Autism Spectrum Disorder and how to identify signs in your child and how pediatricians screen for Autism.
Dr. Hicks has announced she will be moving. Her last day with Interlachen Pediatrics will be September 19, 2020. She will be returning to her native North Carolina, or possibly Georgia. She has been a wonderful addition to our practice and her patients have valued her kind and caring demeanor.… view
Readers of Orlando Family Magazine voted two of our own as Best Pediatricians in Orlando!
Thank you to our families and the readers of Orlando Family Magazine for voting Dr. Sareh Dyer and Dr. Melissa Velarde as two of the Best Pediatricians in Orlando! https://www.orlandofamilymagazine.com/current-… view
Recently, many parents have called for advice on what is considered an exposure to COVID-19 and if their child should be tested.
As there is currently widespread community transmission and more activities outside the home, the potential for exposure has increased.… view
We have received numerous requests for advice on the decision for in-person versus online school attendance.
We acknowledge that this is a personal decision and that every child and family's circumstances are unique. We would like to provide information to help you… view