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RSV Immunization for Infants

A new immunization to help protect infants against Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) was released during the 2023-2024 fall/winter respiratory viral season. Due to extremely limited supply issues, we were unable to obtain it in the office during… Read On

Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccine

As many of you have undoubtedly already heard, the first pediatric COVID-19 vaccine has now been approved for use in the 5 to 11-year-old age group. The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine was authorized under EUA by the FDA on October 29th… Read On

Spring COVID-19 Office Updates

Please see the prior COVID-19 office updates that had been shared previously on the website (posted in March and October of 2020) as most all of those policies are still in place, including: masks covering mouth and nose to be… Read On

Fall COVID-19 Office Policy Updates

As it has been a while since we’ve provided updates about our office procedures during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we wanted to pass along some information about where things stand at this point (please see the prior blog posts from… Read On

Tan and Garcia Pediatrics Response to COVID-19

We would like to assure all of our patients and families that we are continuing to keep up to date with the latest guidelines/recommendations from the CDC, State Department of Health, and local health agencies regarding COVID-19 (2019 novel… Read On

Update Letter From Dr. Kara Garcia

Dear families and patients of Tan and Garcia Pediatrics, I hope your winter is going smoothly, and that you all are staying well throughout the season. I am writing with a heavy heart to let you know that my family… Read On

We’ve moved!

Tan and Garcia is excited to announce that BOTH of our offices have completely moved to new spaces.  WHEW! We can’t wait to welcome our patients and their parents and caretakers into our new offices.  The East Shore office is… Read On

We’re Moving!!

We are very excited to announce that in early 2019, both of our office locations will be moving into fully remodeled new office spaces! Our East Shore office will be staying within the same office complex (4700 Union Deposit Road)… Read On

Flu Vaccines

It’s the time of year to be thinking about flu vaccines. “Flu season” generally runs from October through March (sometimes even as late as May or June) and the flu vaccine is updated each year to protect against what are… Read On