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150 SW Chamber Court Suite 101
Port St. Lucie, FL 34986

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Optimal Care Pediatrics

150 SW Chamber Court Suite 101
Port St. Lucie, FL 34986

Mon-Fri: 8-5pm

Obesity in Adolescents and the Impact of Fad Diets

For the thirteenth in a series of childhood health topic talks hosted by Optimal Care Pediatrics, Dr. Mondesir interviewed Kerri Charles, a Registered Dietitian serving the Treasure Coast area on the topic of Obesity in Adolescents and the Impact of Fad Diets. We hope you found the information useful with understanding how obesity impacts adolescents, encouraging your child to make healthy food choices and overcoming weight-loss obstacles.

Contact Information – Kerri Charles, a Registered Dietitian  Email: kerri@kerricharlesrdn.com

 

Obesity in Adolescents and The Impact of Fad Diets: February 13

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We invite you to join us for an Optimal Care Pediatrics Facebook Live event – “Obesity in Adolescents & The Impact of Fad Diets” – on February 13th from 12-1 pm. Dr. Mondesir will be interviewing Kerri Charles, a Registered Dietitian. We will explore topics like how to make healthy dietary changes, emotional eating and the impact of fad diets and weight-loss/performance supplements in overweight adolescents. You will get tips on encouraging your child to make healthy food choices and overcoming weight-loss obstacles.

Please post your questions to the event discussion beforehand and we will answer them live!

Mental Health, ADHD and Your Child’s Well-being

For the twelveth in a series of childhood health topic talks hosted by Optimal Care Pediatrics, Dr. Mondesir interviewed Dr. Laura S. Olivos, a licensed psychologist and owner of The Olive Tree Center for Child & Family Psychology, LLC on Mental Health, ADHD and Your Child’s Well-being. We hope you found the information useful with understanding ADHD, recognizing the signs of ADHD, depression and anxiety in kids, and how to cultivate resilience in your child.

Dr. Laura S. Olivos Contact information:
info@olivetreepsychology.com
(772) 763-4070

Mental Health, ADHD & Your Child’s Well-being: January 19

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We invite you to join us for an Optimal Care Pediatrics “Facebook Live Event – Mental Health, ADHD and Your Child’s Well-being” – on January 19th from 10 – 11 a.m. Dr. Mondesir will be interviewing Dr. Laura S. Olivos, a licensed psychologist and owner of The Olive Tree Center for Child & Family Psychology, LLC. We will explore topics like the role that children’s mental health plays in their emotional development and overall well-being, recognizing the signs of ADHD, depression and anxiety in kids, and how to cultivate resilience in your child. You will get tips on what you can do to nurture your child’s psychological well-being and how to locate available community resources. We want to know what questions you would like to ask! Post them to the event discussion beforehand and we will answer them live!

Speech and Language Development in Your Child

For the eleventh in a series of childhood health topics talks hosted by Optimal Care Pediatrics, Dr. Mondesir interviewed Cheryl Scott Mitchell, a Speech-Language Pathologist and Therapist, MS CCC/SLP, on Speech and Language Development in Your Child. We hope you found the information useful with understanding how speech develops in children, possible causes of speech delay and tips on what you can do to encourage speech and language development in your child.

Speech and Language Development in Your Child: December 14

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We invite you to join us for an Optimal Care Pediatrics “Facebook Live Event – Speech & Language Development in Your Child” – on December 14th from 1-2 p.m. Dr. Mondesir will be interviewing Cheryl Scott Mitchell, a Speech-Language Pathologist and Therapist, MS CCC/SLP, who works with children in her practice. We will explore topics like the different stages of speech and language development, when should a child begin to talk, possible causes of speech delay and tips on what you can do to encourage speech and language development in your child. We want to know what questions you would like to ask! Post them to the event discussion beforehand and we will answer them live!

Developmental Milestones: The First 12 months

For the tenth in a series of childhood health topics talks hosted by Optimal Care Pediatrics, Dr. Mondesir went live on Facebook to discuss the key developmental milestones during baby’s first 12 months, what’s considered normal and what to do if your child has not achieved an expected milestone. Be sure to check out the recorded video. Here is a helpful resource for you: a Milestones Checklist and Tips from the CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention). For an appointment or to schedule a tour of the office call 772-301-0123.

Hometown News features Optimal Care Pediatrics

“Optimal Care Pediatrics offers comprehensive healthcare in warm, welcoming environment” – Hometown News St. Lucie County, October 25, 2018

To learn more about Dr. Mondesir and her commitment to providing the highest standard of pediatric care, check out the article here.

Preparing for Your Newborn: Video Resource



For the ninth in a series of childhood health topics talks hosted by Optimal Care Pediatrics, Dr. Mondesir teamed up with Physicians To Women staff member: Dr. Samantha Rawlins, a Board Certified OB/GYN physician, for our Facebook Live event  – Preparing for Your Newborn. We hope you found the information useful about the many ways you can plan and prepare for the arrival of your newborn.To contact Dr. Samantha Rawlins, call Physicians to Women at 772-288-2992.