Newborns

 

Expecting a Baby?

Congratulations! Having a baby is one of the most special, rewarding times of your life.

Winter Springs Pediatrics, Winter Springs PediatricianFamily First Pediatrics provides expert care for newborn babies through adolescence. Please feel free to call our Winter Springs or Oviedo pediatric office to schedule a tour, meet the doctor and his staff, and ask any questions you may have. Dr. Selsky and his staff look forward to helping your child grow into a happy, healthy adult.

The following information will help you as you prepare for the exciting arrival of your baby.

When Should I Plan a Prenatal Visit?

If this is your first baby or you are new to our practice, please call to schedule a prenatal or “meet the doctor” visit. This is a great opportunity for you and your spouse or partner to meet Dr. Selsky and our staff, ask questions and learn more about our practice.

Who will see my baby in the hospital?

If you would like Dr. Selsky to visit and examine your newborn in the hospital, please let us know in advance. Otherwise, a qualified hospital pediatrician will take care of your baby in the hospital. Please tell your obstetrician and hospital that you have chosen Family First Pediatrics to take care of your baby.

When should I schedule my baby’s first appointment?

We see your family 24-48 hours after being discharged from the hospital. You can pre-register with our office, then call to schedule your first appointment after your baby is born.

Will my baby need a Circumcision?

Circumcision is a personal decision. If you choose to have your baby circumcised, you can schedule an appointment with Dr. Selsky to perform the procedure in our office during the first 2 weeks of life.

When will my baby Receive Vaccines?

Altamonte Springs Pediatrician, Altamonte Springs PediatriciansDr. Selsky and Family First Pediatrics understand and strongly support the scientifically based principles of immunization practice that protects not only the child, but also the community from potential deadly infections. We are happy to discuss these principles with our families. Our Winter Springs Pediatric office follows the immunization schedule recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Easy to read immunization schedule:
Recommended Immunizations for Children from Birth Through 6 Years (English)
Recommended Immunizations for Children from Birth Through 6 Years (Spanish)

Helpful Links:

The following is a list of sites that provide helpful, informative information for childcare:

Still have questions? Please call our Winter Springs pediatric office at (407) 335-4760 and talk with our knowledgeable staff, schedule a tour, and meet Dr. Selsky,  or you can Book an Appointment online.