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HOURS:

MON-WED-FRI: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

TUES-THURS: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

SATURDAY: 9:00AM - NOON



PHONE: 831.333.0999

FAX: 831.333.0909

E-MAIL: INFO@MPPMG.COM

NEWS:

Congratulations Dr. LaMothe!
Dr. LaMothe got the "Golden Pine Cone" Award for pediatrics
for the past three years!

 

2 UPPER RAGSDALE DR. #B210

MONTEREY,  CA  93940

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RESOURCES

 

RECOMMENDED READING

 

Newborn and Infant Care:

Getting Out with your Newborn (by Dr. Alan Rosen)

Going Home with Boy/Girl (by Dr. Alan Rosen)

Going Home with Boy/Girl (by Dr. Pierre LaMothe)

Circumcision Care (by Dr. Alan Rosen)

Blocked Tear Duct (by Dr. Alan Rosen)

 

Sleeping Issues:

Sleeping All Night

Sleeping Problems

Nightmares

 

Diet and Health:

Eating Well

Healthy Choices

Safety: Important at Every Age

Safety Proofing

 

Illnesses:

Ear Infection Facts

Flu Season

Gastroenteritis

Is This a Cold?

 

Skin Care:

Eczema

Neonatal Acne

 

Books:

General Health:

 

Your Child's Health, by Barton Schmitt

 

Infancy:

 

Your Baby's First Year, by the American Academy of Pediatrics

 

The Happiest Baby on the Block, by Harvey Karp

 

Childhood:

 

1-2-3 Magic, by Thomas Phelan

 

How to Talk so Kids Will Listen, & Listen so Kids Will Talk, by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

 

Raising Your Spirited Child, by Mary Sheedy Kurcinka

 

The Blessing of a Skinned Knee: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children, by Wendy Mogel

 

Body Changes/Adolescent Growth:

 

The Care and Keeping of You 1, The Body Book for Younger Girls by Valorie Schaefer

 

The Care and Keeping of You 2, The Body Book for Older Girls by Dr. Cara Natterson

 

Where Do I Come From? By Curtiss, Hill and Fiala

 

The Boy’s Body Book: Everything You Need to Know for Growing up YOU by Dunham, Kelli

 

The Good Teen, by Richard Lerner

 

Get Out of My Life - But First Could You Drive Me and Cheryl to the Mall, by Anthony Wolf

 

Sleep:

 

The No Cry Sleep Solution, by Elizabeth Pantley and William Sears

 

Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child, by Marc Weissbluth

 

Solve your Child's Sleep Problems, by Richard Ferber

 

Nutrition:

 

Red Light, Green Light, Eat Right: The Food Solution That Lets Kids Be Kids

 

Ending the Food Fight, by David Ludwig, M.D., Ph.D.

 

Feeding Your Child for Lifelong Health, by Susan Roberts and Melvin Heyman

 

Handbook of Pediatric Nutrition, the AAP

 

Be Fit, Be Strong, Be You, by Rebecca Kajander and Timothy Culbert

 

Mental Health:

 

What to Do When You Worry too Much: A Kid's Guide to Overcoming Anxiety, by Dawn Huebner

 

Helping You Anxious Child: A Step-by-Step Guide for Parents, by Ronald Rapee, Susan Spense,
Vanessa Cobham, and Ann Wignall