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If you suspect your child may have measles, please
let the scheduler know by PHONE. We will take
adequate precautions to avoid possible exposure to
If your child is 12 months to 4 years old, and had
one MMR immunization, she is up to date.
If your child is over 4 years of age, she should
have had 2 MMR immunizations.
We are sad to
announce the retirement of Dr. David Alexander.
Dr. Alexander practiced pediatrics in Phoenix for
over 40 years, 35 years at Camelback Pediatrics.
We will miss our excellent pediatrician and friend.
We wish him only the best in the years to
From the American Academy of Pediatrics.
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Children's Hospital, Denver
Find out about
acute illnesses and symptoms and when to call the doctor.
The correct dose matters.
Click here to see
dosing charts for acetaminophen (Tylenol) and
ibuprofin (Motrin, Advil).
Please be sure to double
check the strength of the medicine as there
are several concentrations of children's fever
reducer still on the market.