12/1/2021-We are giving the Covid-19 Pfizer vaccine for children 6 months & up and also have Covid-19 Pfizer booster vaccine available at our office-call to make an appointment.

Revised Covid-19 Practice Information (August 2022)

MASKS are REQUIRED for all entrants aged 2 years and older in all areas of the office at all times… even when the doctor is not in the exam room with you.

The waiting room is open, but please call the office (ext. #4) from your car to let us know when you have arrived for your appointment.

Patients with appointments for communicable, infectious illnesses are directed to enter through the side door on the left side of the building.

Well visits/physicals and non-urgent appointments are rescheduled if a patient has any Covid-19 symptoms. Your child may be seen for a sick visit that day, but we need to know in advance, so we can direct you to enter through the proper entrance per above.

Refer to the Erie County DOH website for information about the latest isolation recommendations. (Note that the new, less strict guidelines may not apply to a patient who cannot mask because of their age (<2 years) nor to patients who cannot consistently/reliably wear a KN95 [or better] mask.)

https://www2.erie.gov/health/index.php?q=coronavirus

The American Academy of Pediatrics and all our doctors recommend Covid-19 vaccinations and updated boosters for all children aged 6-months and older. You may call us to book an appointment for the vaccine.


CARDIAC CLEARANCE after Covid-19 Infection
Your child needs a cardiac clearance exam for sports participation after infection with Covid-19 if they meet any of the criteria below:

  • ≥12 years of age and engaged in varsity sports or high intensity/highly competitive sports (regardless of symptom severity)
  • For children ≥5 years of age(including non-athletes ≥12years)
    • they had Covid-19 illness with any of the following:
      • fever (≥ 100.4) for 4 days (96 hours) or more
      • chills, severe muscle aches, or severe fatigue for ≥7 days?
      • chest pain or shortness of breath
      • hospitalization
    • since the Covid infection:
      • they passed out or felt as if they were going to pass out
      • they mentioned anything strange about their heart beats
    • they have a cardiac condition that requires periodic follow up with a cardiologist

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Proudly Serving Those In West Seneca, NY

Our highly skilled, board-certified pediatricians are here to care for your infant or child should you live in West Seneca, NY. We take great pride in serving our community with the very best pediatric care and treat you and your little ones like you’re a part of our family. We understand the needs of growing families in the West Seneca area and offer expanded office hours and 24-hour “on call” service.

The main concern of our team is the healthcare needs of your child. We’re here to help you through your parenting journey from prenatal and newborn care to adolescence care. So, whenever you are in need of trusted pediatric care in the West Seneca, NY area, we ask that you call our experienced and friendly team at Genesee-Transit Pediatrics, LLP.

Currently Accepting New Patients

If you have recently become a parent or are looking for a new pediatric care team to bring your growing family to, we ask that you think of us at Genesee-Transit Pediatrics, LLP. We have been serving families in the West Seneca, NY area since 1999 and are proud to provide your child or children with the medical care they need to be as healthy as possible. Call today to learn more or to schedule an appointment! We are currently accepting new patients.

 

Transit Office Hours

4899 Transit Road Depew, NY 14043

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

(716) 558-5437