Navigating the World of Pediatric Care: A Guide by Dr. Andrew Satran

Pediatrics is more than just medical care for children; it’s a journey through the various stages of growth and development. Dr. Andrew Satran and the team at Advanced Pediatrics of Rockland in Pomona, NY, are dedicated to guiding families through this intricate path.

The Role of a Pediatrician: Beyond the Basics

Pediatricians are more than doctors; they are partners in your child’s health and development. Dr. Satran’s expertise extends beyond treating illnesses. It encompasses monitoring growth and developmental milestones, providing vaccinations, and offering guidance on nutrition and safety. Pediatric care is a blend of science and compassion, aiming to create a foundation for a lifetime of good health.

Comprehensive Newborn Care: A Foundation for Healthy Beginnings

Newborn care is the cornerstone of pediatric medicine. Dr. Satran’s approach in Newborn Care involves thorough examinations, guidance for new parents, and ensuring developmental milestones are met. This initial stage is crucial for setting up a healthy trajectory for your child’s future.

Annual Physicals: Tracking Growth and Development

Regular Annual Physical exams are vital. They are not just about measuring height and weight but understanding each child’s unique developmental journey. Dr. Satran uses these opportunities to discuss educational challenges, social interactions, and emotional well-being, creating a holistic picture of your child’s health.

Nurturing Through Illness: The Approach to Sick Visits

Pediatrics is not just about prevention but also caring during illness. Sick Visits are handled with a blend of medical expertise and empathetic care, ensuring children and parents feel supported and understood. Quick recovery and effective management of chronic conditions are the goals.

The Importance of Vaccinations in Child Health

Vaccinations are a pillar of preventive pediatric care. Dr. Satran’s Vaccination program follows the recommended schedule to protect against various diseases, emphasizing the importance of immunizations in promoting long-term health.

Accessibility and Convenience: Same Day Appointments

Understanding the unpredictable nature of childhood illnesses, Dr. Satran offers Same Day Appointments. This service reflects the commitment to accessibility and convenience, ensuring that urgent health concerns are addressed promptly.

The Role of Lab Testing in Pediatric Diagnosis

Lab Testing is an integral part of diagnosing and monitoring various conditions. From routine blood tests to more specific diagnostic tools, these tests provide critical insights into a child’s health, aiding in effective treatment planning.

Navigating Pediatric Health in the Era of Covid-19

The pandemic has brought unique challenges to pediatric health. Dr. Satran’s approach to Covid-19 involves staying updated with the latest guidelines, offering vaccinations, and providing support for both physical and mental health impacts of the pandemic.

Empowering Families: A Collaborative Approach

Pediatric care is a partnership. Dr. Satran believes in empowering parents with knowledge and resources, fostering a collaborative environment. This approach ensures that decisions are made considering the child’s best interests and family dynamics.

Building a Healthier Tomorrow

Pediatric medicine is not just about treating illnesses; it’s about nurturing the next generation. Dr. Satran’s comprehensive approach, from newborn care to adolescent health, is designed to support each stage of your child’s growth, ensuring they have the healthiest possible start in life.

Connect with Dr. Satran

To learn more about our pediatric services or to schedule an appointment, please call us at 845-364-9800.


  1. American Academy of Pediatrics
  2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – Immunization Schedule
  3. World Health Organization – Child Growth Standards

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