Independence Day

All offices will be closed Wednesday, July 4th, in observation of Independence Day.  All offices will reopen on Thursday July 5th. Have a safe and happy holiday!…

Schedule Your Physical Today!

Beat The Rush! Schedule your child’s summer camp or school physical now to ensure you get the time and day you want. Physicals are considered current by ASD for one year.  …

Memorial Day

We are closed Memorial Day, Monday May 28th, but will still be open Saturday and Sunday, May 27th and 28th. We hope you have a safe and fun Memorial Day weekend!…

Dr. Adrian Furman

Coming to LaTouche Pediatrics in September 2018!

Dr. Adrian Furman identifies as an Alaskan Native pediatrician from Bristol Bay. He was raised in his mother’s ancestral village of Egegik and was initially a commercial fisherman by trade. Adrian spent two…

Flu (Influenza)

Influenza is a respiratory illness caused by a virus. Flu infections are highly contagious. They spread easily in schools, households, child care settings, the workplace, and any other places where groups of people are together. Your child can catch the…

Introducing Amanda Dunlap, FNP

Amanda grew up in Missoula, Montana, and attended Montana State University-Bozeman to obtain her Bachelor of Science in Nursing.  Shortly after, she moved to Alaska and began working at Providence Alaska Medical Center as a registered nurse, first on the…

Sandie Frenier’s Retirement

With mixed emotions, we would like to announce the retirement of Sandra Frenier, PNP, IBCLC. Her last day will be December 28, 2017. Sandie is a wonderful pediatric provider who will be missed by many. Sandie says “Looking back on…

Holiday Hours

All of our offices will be closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. In addition, our Huffman will also be closed on 12/26, and 1/3. Our Eagle River Office will be closed on 12/29, 1/3, and 1/4.    …

MUMPS OUTBREAK, BOOSTER DOSE MMR FOR HIGH RISK PEOPLE

Anchorage has over 100 confirmed cases of mumps and Public Health has recommended a booster dose of the Measles, Mumps, Rubella vaccine for persons in high risk groups (Pacific Islanders, Native Hawaiian) or in group care where there have been…

Bronchiolitis

Bronchiolitis is a common respiratory illness among infants. One of its symptoms is trouble breathing, which can be scary for parents and children. Read more to learn about bronchiolitis, its causes, signs, and symptoms.
What is bronchiolitis?
Bronchiolitis is an…