Pediatrician Steven Blatt, MD, directs the Upstate Pediatric and Adolescent Center
A pediatrician discusses keeping children healthy during the pandemic
The American Academy of Pediatrics urges parents not to put off well-child visits to the doctor, particularly for young children. Pediatrics professor Steven Blatt, MD, director of the Upstate Pediatric and Adolescent Center, explains what's important about these visits. He also discusses how medical care has been provided during the coronavirus pandemic. Click here for an article where Blatt talks about the financial difficulties pediatricians' offices are facing, as well as children's health needs, in relation to the pandemic.