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If you are requesting additional visits to a specialist to whom we have previously referred you, please call our Referral Coordinator or you may contact them by email by sending a message to her form our portal.
If the child is being treated with a controlled substance medication (Ritalin, Concerta, Adderall,Vyvanse, and other medications used to treat ADHD) will need to be seen at least for yearly health checkups and occasionally during the year for a medication re check Parents or guardians should contact our office at least 72 hours in advance during normal weekday business hours when needing your child’s prescription refilled or if you think adjustments need to be made to your child’s medications. This gives the doctor an opportunity to review the chart appropriately if needed. If your child’s doctor is not in when you call, your prescription should be available the day after they return. Prescriptions for these medications will not be filled on a same day basis, or on weekends so please plan ahead in order to avoid any interruption in your child’s treatment. You will receive a return telephone call from our office if there is a problem with refilling the prescription. Otherwise because we do send refills electronically, be sure to check with your pharmacy to insure they received the refill.
Routine refills of daily medications (Example: allergy medications) do not usually require an appointment. These refills can be requested by sending a message through our portal or calling our office during normal weekday business hours. In some cases, an appointment may be necessary to complete your refill request. We may need to see your child if it has been a year or longer since the last visit or your child has new symptoms.
Once the baby is born, the hospital will notify our practice of the birth as long as you have previously designated one of our physicians to be your baby’s pediatrician. It is not necessary for you to contact us directly.
If you deliver at a hospital other than Northside Hospital Atlanta, it will be necessary to call our office at 770-442-1050 once you and your baby are home to schedule a 2 or 3 day follow up appointment.