Holiday Hours and Office Closures

iStock_000005463634MediumOur Providence office will be closed on Christmas Day (12/25/16) and New Year’s Day (1/1/17).   Our Huffman office will be closed Monday (12/26/16) through Thursday (1/5/17). Our Huffman office will reopen on Friday (1/6/2017).   Our Eagle River Office…

Reading Skills Summer Program

Reading Skills and Speed Reading Programs Offered through UAA This Summer in Anchorage and Eagle River!

  Programs available:
  • 4-Year-Olds and Entering Kindergartners
  • Entering 1st Graders
  • Entering 2nd Graders
  • Entering 3rd Graders
  • Entering 4th and 5th Graders
  • Entering 6th-8th Graders

Dr. Lyon

Krystal, Dr. Lyon, Daisy, Megan RIt is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our friend, teacher and colleague, Dr. Jon Lyon.

Dr. Lyon worked tirelessly to improve healthcare for Alaska’s children through projects like the All Alaska Pediatric Partnership, The Children’s Hospital…

Auvi-Q Epinephrine Injector Recall

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Sanofi US is voluntarily recalling ALL Auvi‑Q® (epinephrine injection, USP). The recall involves ALL Auvi‑Q currently on the market and includes both the 0.15 mg and 0.3 mg strengths. The products have been found to potentially have inaccurate dosage delivery.…

Vaccine Mobile App

VEC-app-promo-largeDownload this free mobile app from the Vaccine Education Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to learn about the vaccines we offer, to find out which vaccines your child may be due for at their next visit, and to…

Measles

There has been one confirmed case of measles in Fairbanks. If you are concerned your child may be at risk of contracting measles or may already have measles, read below for more information or call our office to speak to

Symptom Checker

symptomcheckerCheck out our new and improved symptom checker! Find helpful advice on how to care for your child when they are sick, when to call the doctor, and what may be causing their symptoms. You can search 3 different ways-…

Parking at Providence

IMG_2605Looking for parking at our Providence location? Try the third floor of the parking garage. We now have designated parking for LaTouche Pediatrics patients right by the Tower A door.…

Whooping Cough (Pertussis )

Pertussis, or whooping cough, is less common in young children than it used to be, as the pertussis vaccine has made most children immune. Before this vaccine was developed, there were several hundred thousand cases of whooping cough each year…

Enterovirus D68

What is enterovirus D68? Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) is one of many non-polio enteroviruses. This virus was first identified in California in 1962, but it has not been commonly reported in the United States. For more information on Enterovirus D68 please…