Dr. Lyon’s Memorial Bench

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Dr. Lyon’s work for the children of Alaska is memorialized outside the Hickle House at the Providence Hospital in Anchorage. This beautiful bench is situated in front of the playground so park goers can enjoy the sights and sounds of

Our Current Resident, Dr. Reilly

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Dr. Reilly is joining us for her second rotation at LaTouche Pediatrics!

Emily M. Reilly, MD, MPH

Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine

Undergraduate School: College of the Holy Cross

Graduate School: Columbia University

“I lived in the …

Flu (Influenza)

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We are still seeing the flu, but it is slowing down. 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…

Croup

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Croup is a condition that causes a swelling of the voice box (larynx) and windpipe (trachea). The swelling causes the airway below the vocal cords to become narrow and makes breathing noisy and difficult. It is most commonly due to…

Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease

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Hand-foot-and-mouth disease is a viral infection most often seen in infants and children younger than 10 years. It is most commonly caused by coxsackievirus A16. Coxsackieviruses are one type of enterovirus. Despite the similarity in names, hand-foot-and-mouth disease is a…

Thanksgiving

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Our Providence Office will be closing at 6:00pm on Wednesday November 27th. All of our Offices will be closed on Thursday November 28th for Thanksgiving. Additionally our South and Eagle River Offices will be closed Friday November 29th. Our Providence…

Flu Vaccines

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We currently have flu shots! Schedule your appointment today!…

Labor Day

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 All offices will be close on Labor Day, Monday Sept 2nd, 2019. Have a fun and safe holiday!

Air Quality Information

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If your child has asthma or breathing problems and/or you are concerned you can contact our office.

Here are some links to helpful information.

http://www.muni.org/…/a…/environment/airq/Pages/default.aspx

https://dec.alaska.gov/…/air-monitoring/wildfire-smoke-info/
https://www.epa.gov/in…/wildfires-and-indoor-air-quality-iaq

https://www.aap.org/…/Ch…/Documents/Wildfires-AcutePhase.pdf

http://dec.alaska.gov/Applications/Air/airtoolsweb/Aq/

https://airnow.gov/index.cfm?action=aqibasics.aqi