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  • 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
  • Register for Spring Teen Mindfulness Classes Before 3/21!
    Description: Mindfulness Meditation for Teens utilizes guided meditation and other techniques (education, discussion, yoga) to help individuals learn to better experience their emotions and develop a sense of calmness. Participants will Read more
  • Snow Update 3/8/18 – 10 AM – Delayed Opening
    Due to the inclement weather, we have decided to delay tomorrows (3/8/18) opening until 10 am. For further updates please check our website www.wmpeds.com, our facebook page and our instagram page. While closed, Read more
  • JUULing – A Dangerous Trend
    “JUULing” is a form of vaping. When asked if they vape, many teens would say they do not; but parents need to ask specifically if they “JUUL”. The JUUL has Read more
  • JUULing – What Can You Do To Stop It?
    The American Lung Association is suing the FDA for delaying its timeline to regulate these products from 2018 until 2021. Creating 3 more years for underage users to become nicotine addicts. Read more
  • HPV Vaccine – The Science Behind the Vaccine!
    Learn the facts and truths about the HPV vaccine in this video by Dr. Hartman. As of April 2017, the practice has given over 5,100 doses with no serious side Read more
  • Needle-Phobic Flu Vaccine Session
    We are pleased to announce that we will be holding our second needle phobic group sessions the week of October 16th thru the 19th. This program will involve a two-session Read more
  • Do you think your child has ADHD?
    Have you been concerned about your child’s ability to focus, complete school work or even their social skills?Does your child lose things, forget things or become frustrated too easily?Are teachers Read more
  • 2017 November Flu Clinic Dates!
    Appointments are now available for flu clinics in all three offices. Clinics will be run from 5:30 – 7:30 PM. November Flu Clinic Dates: Westwood: 11/8, 11/20*, 11/29Mansfield: 11/7, 11/21*, 11/28Easton: 11/9, 11/30  * = Read more
  • 2017 Thanksgiving Holiday Hours
    Our office is observing the Thanksgiving Holiday as follows: Wed Nov 22nd: Our office will be closing at Noon.Thurs Nov 23rd: Our office will be CLOSED; we have a physician on call.Fri Read more
  • Meningitis B Vaccine Now Available at WMPEDS
    As many of you are already aware, there have been two confirmed cases of meningitis at UMass Amherst. They were found to be caused by Meningococcus Type B, which is Read more
  • MyChart Online Registration – Register Now!
    As you may be aware, in June of 2017 we switched electronic health records systems to EPIC. In doing so we gained a powerful new patient portal system called MyChart, Read more
  • 7 Things Parents Should Know About Open Enrollment
    It’s time to sign up for health insurance! This year, open enrollment is from November 1 – December 15, 2017. The Affordable Care Act is still law, which means you and Read more
  • Teaching Your Children About Heroes
    Holiday Season in the Age of MarketingWhile the Holiday Season is often a period of joy and giving, we at Westwood-Mansfield Pediatrics have been saddened by the degree of commercialism Read more
  • Asthmatics Traveling for the Holidays
    Having asthma shouldn’t stop kids from enjoying family holiday travel. Before you travel, make sure that your child’s asthma is well controlled. If it’s been getting worse, check in with us. Read more

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