Dr. Sindu Pillai, MD Inc.
Pediatricians located in Murrieta, CA
Though your child’s pediatrician is the expert in your child’s health, not all visits require a meeting with the doctor. At Dr. Sindu Pillai, MD Inc., in Murrietta, California, you can schedule nurse visits to update your immunizations or get help completing forms for the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program. Skilled pediatrician Sindu Pillai, MD, is also available if you have other health needs or questions after your nurse visit. Call the office or schedule your child’s nurse visit online today.
Nurse Visits Q & A
What are nurse visits?
Nurse visits are one of the health services available at Dr. Sindu Pillai, MD Inc. They offer nurse visits for their patients who need to update their immunizations or help with forms from the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program.
The nurses at the pediatric practice have many years of experience working with children and are proficient in providing needed care for your child.
When can I schedule nurse visits?
You can schedule a nurse visit at the pediatric practice if you need to update your child’s immunizations because your child is behind or you missed a vaccination.
Dr. Pillai provides immunizations at well-child visits based on the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) guidelines.
When it comes to nurse visits for immunizations, Dr. Pillai recommends calling the nursing staff first to discuss your concerns. Then, the nurses can determine if you can come in for a nurse visit or if you need to see Dr. Pillai for a well-child visit.
You can also schedule a nurse visit at the office of Dr. Sindu Pillai, MD Inc., if you need to help with your WIC forms. The nurses can check your child’s weight, height, and hemoglobin if necessary.
What happens during nurse visits?
The specifics of your nurse visit at the pediatrician’s office depend on the reason for your visit. However, you can expect the same compassionate and friendly care you get when you come in for well-child or sick visits with Dr. Pillai.
For immunization nurse visits, the nursing staff reviews your child’s immunization record and provides the vaccination your child is missing.
The experienced nurses at Dr. Sindu Pillai, MD Inc., talk to you about any side effects your child may have from the vaccination, such as pain or swelling at the injection site or a low-grade fever, and how to treat these symptoms at home. The nursing staff also gives you an updated immunization card.
The nurses can help you complete your forms at your WIC visit, providing the necessary health information to ensure everything is up-to-date.
Dr. Pillai is available if you have any questions or other health concerns following your nurse visit.
To find out more about nurse visits at Dr. Sindu Pillai, MD Inc., call the office or schedule a consultation online today.