You are a new parent which is exciting (and maybe a little daunting.) Perhaps you have some concerns. We encourage you to call anytime, we welcome your questions. Here are a few frequently asked questions and answers: Q. When will you see my baby after birth? A. We recommend an office visit at 2 to […]
Your child’s development is rapidly changing. You will have pediatric well-child visits most frequently during the most growth. A well child visit includes a complete exam at which time we’ll note your child’s weight, height, and other important information. Schedule your child for a Well Child Physical as part of preventive care. Generally, well […]
Boo! The only thing worse than being under the weather yourself, is when your kids don’t feel well. Don’t hesitate to call us for an appointment. The sooner your child feels better, YOU feel better!
The vaccine schedule recommended by our office, the CDC and AAP guidelines is as follows: Birth HBV: Hepatitis B vaccine; recommended to give the first dose at birth, but may be given at any age for those not previously immunized. For a recommended schedule by the Center for Disease Control, click here 2 months DTaP: […]
We perform hearing and vision screening for children at 3 years old or by appointment if concerned.
Is your child eating well? Is he or she a picky diner? It’s important to make healthy meal choices for your child early on in their development. Lead by setting a good example for your child. Introducing a young child to fruits and vegetables as well as providing healthy menu options will encourage him or […]
Is your child heading for school? Boarding a school bus for the first time? Transitioning to middle or high school? We provide wellness exams that prepare your child for school. Call to schedule an appointment.
Did someone wake up on the wrong side of the bed? Or is your child in a perpetual state of crankiness? Is their favorite word “no!” We can help with pediatric behavioral concerns.
Is your child active in sports? T-ball? Baseball? Soccer? Gymnastics? Dance? The activities are endless. We provide fitness exams for students who are participating in youth leagues and/or sports teams. Special offer for educators, coaches & camp counselors: If you are interested in having Dr. Smith provide onsite exams for your whole team, call to […]
We offer an array of services and even provide some in-house labs including: Strep Flu RSV Urinalysis Hemoglobin/lead (usually recommend at 15 months of age as part of anemia screen.) We treat children of all ages, from newborn to teens we care for your kids!
Yavapai Pediatrics Focuses on the Growth and Development of Children By Torrence Dunham | on September 28, 2018 It only takes one moment after stepping in Dr. Clarisa I. Smith’s Yavapai Pediatrics at 3001 Main Street #1C in the Prescott Valley Entertainment District to realize it is not a typical doctor’s office. From the colorful walls, chairs, tables and […]
We heart the media! We appreciate it every time we’re invited to participate on a radio or television program. For our latest interview with DJ Fone of KQNA, listen here!
Under the direction of Dr. Robin Blitz, Dr. Smith recently completed a training program through Phoenix Children’s Developmental Pediatrics and is now offering Autism evaluations and management.
Yavapai Pediatrics was recently highlighted as an Innovative and Promising Practice in Pediatric Medical Home Implementation, an initiative of the National Center for Medical Home Implementation (NCMHI) in the American Academy of Pediatrics. Only 4 other practices around the country have been selected: The following programs have been selected by an expert workgroup as innovative […]
Dr. Smith at Opening Ceremonies Bringing their A Game!