Parenting Tips

Adoption: Guidelines for Parents

Babysitting Reminders

Bedtime - The Four B's

Beyond Screen Time: A Parent’s Guide to Media Use

Brushing Your Toddler's Teeth

Bullying: It’s Not OK

Choosing a Pediatrician

Choosing Quality Child Care: What's Best for Your Family?

Connecting With Your Community

Consequences for Actions

Contact Information

Dinnertime Conversation Strategies

Discipline and Your Child

Divorce and Children

Encouraging Your Child

Establishing Chores and Routines

Getting Children to Listen the First Time

Giving Children the Responsibility for their Own Dinner

Giving Eye drops to your Toddler

Giving Positive Suggestions Rather Than Negative Reprimands

Growing Independence: Tips for Parents of Young Children

Handling Stressful Situations with your Child Effectively

Help Stop Teenage Suicide

Helping Children Help Themselves

How to Teach Children About Rules

Humor Even for Vomiting Illnesses

Internet and Your Family, The

Listening to Kid Logic for a Compromise

Making Morning Struggles More Enjoyable

Media History

Medications, Administration of

No Rewards for Crying

Normal Weight and Height Guidelines

Not Giving In

Pacifier, Weaning from

Picky Eaters

Positive Reinforcement/Rewards

Potty Training for Boys

Potty Training for Girls

Predicting your Child

Reading to Infants

Reading to Toddlers

Sibling Relationships

Sibling Rivalry

Single Parenting

Sleep Problems in Children

Start Reading to Your Child Early

Staying Cool When Things Heat Up

Talking With Your Teen: Tips for Parents

Tantrums - Preparation is critical

Tattooing and Body Piercing

Teen Dating Violence: Tips for Parents

Teen Suicide and Guns

Teen Suicide, Mood Disorder, and Depression

Teeth, Brushing of

Teething

Temper Tantrums

Temper Tantrums

Thumbs, Fingers, and Pacifiers

Tips for Parents of Adolescents

Trampolines: What You Need to Know

Traveling with Young Children

Trying New Foods

What Is ADHD?

What is ADHD? Questions from Teens

When Children Won't Eat Vegetables

When to Learn About Rules

Is Your Child Sick?TM

Visual Symptom Checker

News @ East Elm

  • Patient Portal Is Now Open!

    The Patient Portal allows you secure, convenient communication with our office, 24/7.
     
  • Pay Your Bill Online!

    Did you know you can now quickly and easily pay your bill online?
     
  • Visit Our Facebook Page!

    East Elm Pediatrics is now on Facebook! Please follow the link to like, follow, and share our page.
     
  • Monthly Staff Meetings

    East Elm Pediatrics holds monthly staff meetings on the first Wednesday of every month. On these Wednesdays, our office will remain open until 8:00 pm, but from 5:00 - 7:00 pm we will only see Walk-In/Urgent Care patients.
     
  • Homepage Patient Portraits

    The pictures on our Homepage feature our own patients!
     
  • Flu Vaccine

    The flu vaccine is now available! Give us a call and schedule your child's appointment today!
     
  • Pediatric Urgent Care!

    Happy New Year! We now have extended office hours and Pediatric Urgent Care!