Welcome to Scarano & Taylor Pediatrics
We provide comprehensive medical care for children and teenagers from birth until their twenty-first birthday.
Our focus is on promoting excellent health for your child. We offer expertise in disease and accident prevention, developmental progress, nutrition, fitness and mental wellness.
Our services include: Well child examinations, treatment of acute illness and minor injuries, newborn circumcision, management of chronic disease and conditions, assessment and treatment for Attention Deficit Disorder, developmental screening/management of developmental disorders, and nutritional assessment/dietary counseling. Please refer to our services page for more information.
Our physicians are board-certified in pediatrics and maintain hospital staff appointments at Manatee Memorial Hospital and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center. They are appointed to the faculty of Florida State University College of Medicine and enjoy instructing medical students.
Patients are seen in our office by appointment. Same-day appointments are available for acute problems.
Our physicians are available to return telephone calls after office hours for urgent medical issues.
"Flu" Vaccines For The 2018-2019 Influenza Season Are Available (Commercial Insurance and Healthy Kids)
2019-2020 "Flu" Vaccines (Supplied by Vaccines for Children) for Patients Insured by Medicaid are Available
NEW UPPER AGE LIMIT FOR OUR PRACTICE IS 21
Good news for young adults! In response to patient demand, we will continue to provide care for patients until their twenty-first birthday.
MEASLES MAKES UNWELCOME RETURN TO U.S.
KEEP OFF TEETHING NECKLACES, FDA URGES AFTER REPORTED DEATH
Make Safe Happen Website/Mobile App Released by Nationwide Children's Hospital
7 Great Achievements in Pediatric Research
Routine Cholesterol (Lipid) Testing Now Advised for Children/Teens
Scarano & Taylor Pediatrics Launches Mobile App
Our new mobile application allows for easy navigation of content on our website. It can be accessed by searching for scaranotaylorpediatrics.com on your mobile device or scanning the 2D barcode above. We invite you to explore the "app" and look forward to hearing your comments and suggestions.
Training Children to Swallow Pills
Dr. Bonnie Kaplan, psychologist and researcher in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Calgary, has developed a proven method for training children to swallow pills. For access to the web page with training videos... Click here