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  • Fifth’s Disease & A Primer for Seasonal Rashes!
    The cardinals are out singing so Spring is near! It also means that Fifth’s Disease or “Slapped Cheeks Disease” is near. This is generally a very minor virus (the Parvo Read more
  • WMPEDS Meets AG Maura Healey on Vaping!
    Pictures from left to right: Dr. Hartman, Dr. Winickoff, Attorney General Maura Healey, and Mark Gottlieb JD. Attorney General Maura Healey and her team met with Dr. Hartman, Harvard Medical School’s Read more
  • 4th of July Office Hours!
    Attention families, Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 Our Westwood office will be open for illness from 8:30-12:00. Our Easton and Mansfield offices will be closed for the July 4th holiday.  As a reminder, we always Read more
  • School’s Out – Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinets!
    Dear Families, Over the past few years, there has been mounting evidence that some high school students (those without a diagnosis of ADHD) are inappropriately taking stimulant medication (Adderall, Concerta, Ritalin, Read more
  • WMPEDS to Attend AG Maura Healey Press Conference on Vaping!
    Dr. Hartman has been invited by Attorney General Maura Healey to attend a press conference tomorrow, Tuesday 7/24/18 at 11AM, to announce the kick-off of an investigation into a major Read more
  • Fortnite – is it ok for kids to play?
    The above is from a Q and A on Boston Children’s Hospital’s Center on Media and Child Health website. Q: Can you please offer guidance on Fortnite? It seems to be Read more
  • 2018 Flu Clinic Dates!
    Please call the office to schedule your child’s flu appointment. The dates & locations are as follows and will be open from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm. Easton Flu Clinic Dates Read more
  • 2018 Thanksgiving Holiday Hours
    Our office is observing the Thanksgiving Holiday as follows: Wed Nov 21st: Our office will be closing at Noon.Thurs Nov 22nd: Our office will be CLOSED; we have a physician on call.Fri Nov Read more
  • The New Deceptive Vape Device – Suorin Vagon!
    This new vape pen is already in our area – it is called the Vagon. It looks like a felt tip marker and has a clip attachment that can be Read more
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day Hours!
    Our Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday hours will be held in our Westwood Office.  MLK Day Office Hours:January 21, 2019 from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PMWestwood Office: 541 High St, Westwood, Read more
  • Appendicitis or Constipation?
    We hope that your families are having a joyous and peaceful holiday season amidst all the chaos. School stress, holiday travel, and rich food this time of year can contribute to a child Read more
  • 2017 Christmas and New Years Holiday Hours
    Our office is observing the Christmas and New Years Holiday’s as follows: ChristmasSun Dec 24th: Westwood office open until 12 PM.Mon Dec 25th: All offices closed. New YearsSun Dec 31st: Westwood office open until Read more
  • A Primer of Seasonal Illness!
    Colds – can last up to 14 days. Kids under 3 years of age can have up to 60 to 80 days of cold symptoms from October to April. Often as Read more
  • Snow Update: 1/4/18 – All Offices Closed
    Due to the severity of the impending storm, we will be closed all day tomorrow, Thursday 1/4/18. At this point, we anticipate a normal opening on Friday. For updated information please check Read more
  • Snow Update – 2/7/18 – Closing at 5 PM
    Due to today’s inclement weather, we have decided to close our offices at 5 PM tonight. We anticipate a normal opening tomorrow morning. For updated information please check our website www.wmpeds.com, Read more
  • Wait Times and Call Back System
    Dear WMPEDS Families, Over the past few weeks, we have been experiencing a higher than usual call volume due to wintertime illness. The average call back time in approximately 60 minutes. We Read more

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