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We make every effort to keep our patient families up-to-date on important news regarding pediatric health and safety issues, as well as information on what is new at Advanced Pediatrics and in the community. We share important news with our patients on a regular basis through our Blog, E-News and Facebook. We encourage all patient families to sign up for our E-News and to “Like Us” on Facebook, so that they don’t miss out on important pediatric news from our offices!

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Saturday Morning Flu Clinics

Posted: 9/27/2017 1:30:25 PM | 0 comments
Filed under: clinics, flu, Saturday, Vaccine

We will be holding Saturday morning flu vaccine clinics through October. Please call for an appointment. Learn more...


Dr. Payne featured in "Ask A Pediatrician" in Colorado Health & Wellness Magazine!

Posted: 9/20/2017 9:50:56 AM | 0 comments
Filed under: flu, influenza, Vaccine

Our very own, Dr. William Payne, tackled common flu questions and concerns in Colorado Health & Wellness Magazine - on stands and online now. Learn more...


APA Welcomes Two New Providers!

Posted: 8/15/2017 2:00:00 PM | 0 comments

Please join us in welcoming Pediatrician, Dr. David Higgins, and Physician Assistant, Wesley Gallegos, to our provider staff!


Scheduling Summer Well Care

Posted: 4/25/2017 1:35:14 PM | 0 comments
Filed under: care, Colorado, health, summer, well

Do your children need their annual well-care exam or physical for school, camp or sports? Our summer well care schedules are now open through August. Learn more... 


Advanced Pediatrics Celebrates 45 Years!

Posted: 3/14/2017 12:46:29 PM | 0 comments
Filed under: 45, anniversary, awards, Children's, Colorado, history, Hospital, Medical, School, success, University, years

Forty-five years ago, APA founders -- Dr. Michael Kurtz and Dr. Lee Thompson -- opened a small pediatric office in Aurora, Colorado.  Since then, Advanced Pediatrics has grown to a four-location team of more than 20 pediatric health care providers. Learn more...


Dr. Stevens Receives Career Teaching Scholar Award!

Posted: 1/25/2017 4:50:32 PM | 0 comments
Filed under: Award, Career, Clinical, Colorado, Department, Dr., Medical, of, Pediatrics, Professor, Scholar, School, Stephanie, Stevens, Teaching, University

In December 2016, Dr. Stevens was one of four physicians honored to receive the “Career Teaching Scholar Award” from the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Colorado Medical School.  Learn more...


Introducing the APA CARE Project!

Posted: 1/25/2017 1:42:23 PM | 0 comments
Filed under: Care, complex, coordinator, family, Medicaid, medical, navigator, needs, Project, special

Advanced Pediatrics is happy to announce that we are one of six pediatric practices in the Denver area to participate in the CARE (Coordinating All Resources Effectively) Project.  Learn more....


Saturday Morning Flu Vaccine Clinics

Posted: 9/27/2016 10:07:02 AM | 0 comments
Filed under: clinics, flu, Saturday, vaccine

We will be holding Saturday morning flu vaccine clinics in October and November.  Please call for an appointment.  Learn more....


We Value Your Feedback!

Posted: 5/23/2016 3:45:29 PM | 0 comments
Filed under: customer, feedback, review, service, testimonial

Patient satisfaction is a priority at Advanced Pediatrics, and our website makes it easy for you to let us know how we’re doing.  Learn more...


Have an Urgent Need? Get the Right Care at the Right Cost.

Posted: 5/2/2016 2:44:20 PM | 0 comments
Filed under: Advice, Care, Cost, Emergencies, Urgent

Finding the appropriate care is not only important for your child’s health, it may also save your family from unexpected and unnecessary medical expenses.


Too Much Screen Time?

Posted: 4/6/2016 12:56:40 PM | 0 comments
Filed under: children, media, mobile, screen, television, time, video

Young children these days are growing up in a media laden world.  A recent study in Contemporary Pediatrics notes that, on average, children between 6 months and 4 years are glued to screens (television, video and mobile / tablets) almost two hours per day.  How much is too much screen time for young children?


Preventing Flu and Viruses

Posted: 3/9/2016 8:18:40 PM | 0 comments
Filed under: flu, prevention, viruses

Antibiotics are NOT effective against viruses, so prevention is the best answer to keeping your family healthy.  We recommend the following tips to help protect your family: 


Text Message Appointment Reminders

Posted: 3/2/2016 4:03:34 PM | 0 comments
Filed under: Appointment, Message, Reminders, Text

Want to Receive Text Message Appointment Reminders?  Make sure we have your cell phone number on file for your current appointment reminders, and then text APA to 622622 to opt in! Learn more...


APA Welcomes Four New Providers!

Posted: 1/18/2016 3:52:55 PM | 0 comments

Please join us in welcoming Nurse Practitioners, Staci Dickard and JaNae Haycock, and Physician Assistants, Matthew Edwards and Ryan Pahlau, to our provider staff!


Dr. Michael Kurtz Retires from Advanced Pediatrics

Posted: 1/5/2016 2:05:52 PM | 0 comments

After a lifetime of devotion to providing the most advanced, patient-centered care available to children and their families, APA founder, Dr. Michael Kurtz, retired from Advanced Pediatrics at the end of 2015.


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