New parents are encouraged to schedule a prenatal visit to meet the doctor and tour our office. At this visit we will spend one-on-one time with you to answer any questions you may have as well as share vital information. Parental visits can be scheduled around your time and with no charge to you or your insurance. You also are not obligated to use Lake Grove Pediatrics if you are not 100% comfortable.
Please Note: If you would like Dr. Goldberg at Lake Grove Pediatrics to be your baby’s doctor, simply tell the hospital staff when you arrive at the hospital. The hospital will notify our office when your baby is born. Dr. Goldberg, will be in to see you and your baby very soon after.
Our practice is currently affiliated with:
- St. Charles Hospital
- St. Catherine’s of Sienna
- University at Stony Brook
- North Shore University Hospital (Manhasset)
- Winthrop University Hospital
If your Baby is born at other area hospitals you are welcome to come to our office after birth.
After coming home from giving birth, your baby should see the doctor within the next 2-3 days. At your baby’s first visit we will completely examine the baby and answer any questions or concerns that you may have.
Lake Grove Pediatrics Well Child Exam Schedule:
- 2 – 3 Days (then weight checks if needed)
- 1 Month
- 2 Months
- 3 Months
- 4 Months
- 5 Months
- 6 Months
- 8 Months
- 10 Months
- 12 Months
- 15 Months
- 18 Months
- 21 Months
- 2 years
- 2.5 years
- 3 years and up visits are yearly.
For immunizations schedule please see Immunization Schedule.
Lake Grove Pediatrics top items to have at home when you return from the hospital:
- Bulb syringe
- Nasal saline drops
- Thermometer (digital rectal)
- Nail File
Need help to decide which brand or style to buy just ask us.
Lake Grove Pediatrics Suggest These Items for Your Diaper Bag:
- Travel-size container of wipes
- 6-8 diapers
- Changing pad
- Diaper rash ointment
- 2 changes of clothing
- Baggies for soiled clothing or for diaper disposal
- Hand sanitizer
- Antibiotic ointment
- Sun block
- Fever reducer/pain reliever
Need help to decide which brand or style to buy just asks us.
As parents you will always have question or concerns. We want you to know that we are here for you, and that no concern or question you have will be taken lightly. We are your resource for support and guidance.