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Updates for Discovery Pediatrics

2016/2017 FLU UPDATE!!!!!!!

Flu Vaccine is here!

We currently only have flu vaccines for private insurances.Flu Mist will not be available this year. Flu clinics are scheduled on Wednesday 10/11/2017, Tuesday 10/17/2017 and Tuesday October 24,2017 from 5:00 PM- 7:45 PM.Please check back for more flu clinic dates and times. Please follow prompts on the portal under flu clinic for scheduling an appointment.
Please keep checking website for additional updates.

ALSO, for 2016/2017 FLU protection season we will bill the insurance company for this vaccine not only for the children; we will also bill the parents insurance for the flu vaccine.

Discovery Pediatrics Patient Portal

We are now offering an option to communicate with us online.  The patient Portal is a secure, web-based system that allows real time access to certain elements of your child’s medical record including:

-Add or update your personal information (this will speed up the check in process when you arrive for your appointment)

-Request prescriptions refills (not new prescriptions)

-Request forms

-Review and pay bills

-Review patient allergies

-Review patient current medications

-Review and print immunizations

When you connect to the portal, you are not connecting to our actual office computer system, but a secure web site hosted in our office.  Only the limited information you see is stored on the portal, the full records are maintained in our office on a separate secure server.

In order to use the Patient Portal, you must first access our web page (, click on the red link (Portal) and follow the instructions.  If you need assistance please call our business office during our normal business hours of (M-F 8:30a to 4:30p) and you will be guided through the process.

Note:  Patients over 18 have individual access to their records.  In order for parents to have access the patient must give access to the parent.

Important Information About The Patient Portal:

  • Use is for non-emergency communications and requests
  • Requests for services on the portal during the weekend will not be addressed until weekday hours of (M-F between the hours of 8:30a to 4:30p)
  • The portal is not checked on the weekends, it is only checked on the weekdays.
  • Please allow up to 24-48 business hours for us to respond.