Revised Covid-19 Information 7/2021

Revised Practice Updates
Covid-19 Pandemic safety protocols remain in place but have been scaled back to reflect the progress on combating the virus within the community thanks to widespread vaccinations.

All persons 2 years and up who enter the office must wear a face mask, regardless of vaccination status.

The waiting room is open, but patients should call first before entering.

Pateints will continue to socially distance while inside.

Entry is limited to essential guests only.

Sick patients are using a separate entrance and are not congregating in the waiting room.

Advance and non-urgent appointments are rescheduled if Covid-19 symptoms are present among the patient's household members.

Extended hours to 5pm will resume in September 2021.
General Covid-19 Information
**We are following the American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines (12/2020) to conduct in office cardiac screening for all children 5 years and older to determine risk of carditis and clearance to resume exercise/gym/sports.

We are vaccinating eligible aged patients for Covid-19 within the office.

Until vaccinated, continue to mask, social distance, and wash your hands frequently.

Do not send your child to daycare, camp, team sports nor school when ill nor if s/he has had close contact with someone who has or is under investigation for Covid-19. Proof of a negative test is required for us to write a note to return to above.

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Proudly Serving Buffalo, NY

Buffalo is the largest city in Upstate New York and is home to over 256,000 people. The economy in the area has a large focus on healthcare, with both private and public systems. The private healthcare system operates eight hospitals and countless clinics. Additionally, there are three public hospitals operated by Erie County and the State of New York. Of the hospitals in Buffalo, some of the most well-known include John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital and Sisters of Charity Hospital. Combined, these hospitals delivered over six thousand babies in the last year!

Contact Us for Compassionate Pediatric Care

If your child was one of the babies born in Buffalo recently, it is important to have a knowledgeable and compassionate pediatric care team on your side. Since 1999, Genesee-Transit Pediatrics, LLP has provided medical care to children and young adults throughout the Buffalo, NY area. From initial child vaccinations to sickness care, our pediatricians are here. Contact our offices today to learn more or to schedule an appointment for your child.

 

Transit Office Hours

4899 Transit Road Depew, NY 14043

Monday – Friday: 8am-4pm
Saturday: 8am-12pm

(716) 558-5437