WHEN TO CALL THE DOCTOR?

FEVER

  • Has signs of dehydration, such as a dry mouth, sunken soft spot or significantly fewer wet diapers and is not able to take in fluids

  • Is younger than 3 months (12 weeks) and has a temperature of 100.4°F (38.0°C) or higher

  • Fever rises above 104°F (40°C) repeatedly for a child of any age

  • Your child still "acts sick" once his fever is brought down.

  • Your child seems to be getting worse. 

  • The fever persists for more than 24 hours in a child younger than 2 years.

  • The fever persists for more than 3 days (72 hours) in a child 2 years of age or older.

ASTHMA

  • Wheezing 

  • Shortness of breath 

  • Nocturnal cough >2 nights per week

  • Using Albuterol >3 times per week (besides exercise) 

  • Concerns of asthma not being controlled

CAN I GET A SAME-DAY APPOINTMENT?

We are currently offering Telehealth appointments.  Please call the office to schedule your appointment.

CHECK YOUR SYMPTOMS

Click to check your Childs symptoms with "Symptom Checker" via HealthyChildren.org