COVID-19 Vaccines

At Pediatric Associates of Hampton & Portsmouth, we strongly believe in the importance of immunizations and fully support the childhood immunization schedule established by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). We now stand with the AAP in applauding the FDA’s recent approval of Pfizer and Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccines. Many caregivers are inquiring as to when […]

COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions


With the rise of infections in our area, we wanted to reach out and provide some ongoing guidance for our patients and their families. Our office has been extremely busy with triage calls, questions, and visits of all kinds. We have appreciated your patience as we deal with the increased volume of caregiver concerns. Most […]

COVID Antibody Testing

COVID Testing

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has an excellent, up-to-date summary of the current state of COVID-19 antibody testing. At this time, our practice is not recommending that patients be tested for antibodies, as the results are difficult to interpret. If your child tests positive, it means that they may have antibodies from an infection with the virus that causes […]

“Is it safe to return to camp or daycare?”

Camp Guidance for COVID

It’s been a long, weird spring of quarantining, balancing working from home and remote learning for pre-K children through college-aged adults, and now that the school year has ended, many families have asked us whether it is safe to send their child to camp or other activities. Although the American Academy of Pediatrics recently released […]



Due to the extraordinary circumstances caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Pediatric Associates is now offering pediatric video visits through Spruce Health as an option for safe remote care. See your clinician virtually for illness, behavioral health, follow-up appointments, and more. Suitable for the evaluation of: Rashes and skin infections Allergies and sinus complaints Conjunctivitis (pink […]

Coronavirus Office Policies

Child Mask

For the safety of our patients and staff, and in an effort to continue delivering the highest quality care, Pediatric Associates has made careful modification to our operational and financial policies. When you call to make an appointment, our staff will review these with you and answer any questions that you may have.(Last updated 11/25/20) […]

Important Information and Updates Regarding Coronavirus


We are here for you! For general questions on isolation, quarantine, and testing,click here to read our COVID-19 FAQ’s. Click here to read our updated operational and financial policies as we strive to deliver safe, high-quality care to our patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. We are pleased to now offer telehealth visits for select appointments […]