Welcome to Eden Park Pediatric Associates, where children come first. Our pediatricians work together with each patient to provide exceptional medical care for kids in the Lancaster area. We pride ourselves on providing compassionate, comprehensive services to children from birth through adolescence. We are glad you have chosen us as your child's medical home.
Alert: Protect Your Child Against Flu! Schedule your flu vaccination appointment today!
The flu vaccine protects children from influenza viruses that can cause serious illness and even death. Young children are especially vulnerable to these viruses. Every year in the United States, an average of 20,000 children younger than 5 are hospitalized with flu complications such as pneumonia. Don't wait. Schedule your appointment today while supplies last.
Walk In Hours
Beginning November 1, 2016 and running through the end of March 2017, we are offering early morning walk-in hours from 7:30am to 8am Monday through Friday. No appointment is necessary, however your child must:
- be an active Eden Park Pediatrics patient
- be over 6 months old
- have only one health problem
- have symptoms for less than 3 days
- not have any chronic disease/illness
Community Lecture Series - Third Thursdays at 7pm
Eden Park Pediatric Associates presents educational classes on the third Thursday of each month at 7 pm in our Lancaster office located at 1725A Oregon Pike, Lancaster. These one-hour presentations are fun and interactive, with plenty of time for Q & A. Classes are free and open to the public.
December 2016 - Routine Childhood Immunizations: Good or Bad? presented by Dr. Margaret Knox-Lee.
In this one hour sesssion, we'll discuss:
- Why do we vaccinate children?
- What are the most common concerns we hear from parents?
- What can we do to help each other through the immunization process?
- What patient resources do pediatricians find to be helpful and reliable?
WHEN: December 15, 2016 at 7pm
WHERE: Our Lancaster office located at 1725A Oregon Pike, Lancaster PA 17601
Take A Look Around
Please take a few moments to read through our website to get a better feel for Eden Park Pediatric Associates' capabilities and the services that are offered. Our website provides you with the important background about our pediatricians, staff, office hours, financing policies, appointment procedures, maps, directions to our three office locations, and other useful information.
We know how hectic life can be. We are committed to making our practice convenient and accessible for your family. We want you to feel confident that when you choose Eden Park Pediatric Associates as your childs' primary physician, you are working with professionals who are qualified, experienced and caring. We do this by equipping you with the support and resources you need to make the most educated decisions about your child's health. The pediatricians of Eden Park realize that each child has unique needs. The practice offers many extra services. We have three offices that are located in Lancaster, Mount Joy and Brownstown (Ephrata). Your pediatric medical home Is only a short drive away! We can assure you that you will feel confident in our ability to meet and exceed all of your expectations. Please call our office at 717-569-8518 if you have any questions or to schedule an appointment.
Eden Park Pediatric Associates has achieved the highest level of quality recognition for
a Patient Centered Medical Home - Level 3!
Awarded by The National Committee for Quality Assurance
Every family has 24/7 online access through a secure server to their child’s school/daycare forms, vaccination records, allergies. Current and past medications, test results, appointment dates/times and even summaries of their office visits.
Lactation support is offered to all patients who are in need of guidance. Realizing that many parents have only outdated books or public opinion on the internet to support their baby’s breastfeeding, the pediatricians decided to fund Certified Lactation Consultants for Eden Park's new parents. The Lactation Center of Lancaster County at Eden Park provides breastfeeding support and counseling from our International Board Certified Lactation consultants Martha Kautz and Lisa Brown. Martha and Lisa, both RNs, have more than 20 years experience providing mothers, fathers and doctors with the professional guidance in breastfeeding your baby. If parents have a premature infant, or baby with medical problems, our lactation consultants have the experience to support these babies and their parents In breastfeeding. Referrals are received from family doctors, hospitals, nurses, birthing centers, parents, and relatives. Parents are also encouraged to call the breastfeeding “warm” telephone line, 24/7, for questions between appointments, after hours if needed.
Very Important Patients!
Eden Park recognized that for parents of children who have a lot of medical needs. It Is often frustrating to call in and explain your needs to different staff members. Eden Park Pediatric Associates has added the VIP, or VERY IMPORTANT PATIENTS, service to patients with extended needs. Eden Park's pediatric case management services are provided by pediatric RNs.
Asthma instruction and education is provided by the practice. There is no need to travel to another doctor's office! Instruction is given to the parent/patients on the use of inhalers and nebulizers. Correct use of the child’s inhaler devices is assessed with a special meter. Pulmonary Function is tested by spirometers to provide ongoing assessment of lung function as the child grows. The practice provides each patient with a personalized asthma action plan and asthma education materials tailored to their needs.
Attention Deficit Disorder Behavioral Health Needs
ADD/ADHD and behavioral instruction/education is assessed and diagnosed in the practice by your primary care physician. Your pediatrician then prescribes a patient-specific treatment plan tailored to your child's specific needs.