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  • Benefits of Breastfeeding
    Breastfeeding or nursing involves feeding a baby directly from the mother’s breast. It is a natural process that has many benefits for mother and child. However, breastfeeding can be challenging Read more
  • What To Know About Child Immunizations
    The topic of childhood vaccines can be difficult to navigate if you attempt to do so on your own, the good news is that you don't have to. The same Read more
  • The Importance of Well Child Physicals
    How a well child physical from your pediatricians in Houston, TX, can help keep your child healthy You want to protect your child’s health, and one way you can do that Read more
  • Caring For Your Newborn
    Get the facts about how to best care for your newborn during the first few months of life. Navigating parenthood is a roller coaster, and our Houston, TX, pediatricians Dr. Heena Read more
  • Does Your Child Suffer From Asthma?
    Asthma is a common and chronic condition that can affect your child’s ability to breathe with ease and can make it difficult for your child to participate in activities that Read more
  • Breastfeeding Help
    Breastfeeding has many benefits for both mother and baby. Breast milk provides babies with the perfect balance of nutrients needed for growth and development. Breastfeeding also helps babies and mothers Read more
  • How Do I Know Which Vaccines My Child Can Get?
    Is your child up to date on his or her immunizations? Keeping track of all the various vaccines your son or daughter needs can be a little confusing. Fortunately, your Read more
  • When Should Your Child Receive a Physical?
    So you have a growing family and want to go to a pediatrician to provide the best possible care for your child. But where do you go, and how often Read more
  • Learn About the Benefits of Breastfeeding
    Breastfeeding offers many advantages for your baby and you. Your Houston, TX, pediatricians, Dr. Heena Thakkar and Dr. Shilpa Pankaj of Peekaboo Pediatrics can help you adjust to breastfeeding and Read more
  • Living Well With Asthma
    Asthma is a condition associated with tightening in the chest and difficulty breathing. Symptoms can flare up when participating in physical activities, such as sports or exercise, but that doesn’t Read more
  • Treating Your Child's Ear Infection
    Children can develop an ear infection as the result of a virus or bacteria that causes inflammation and fluid build-up. Some kids only experience occasional ear infections, while others seem Read more
  • Umbilical Cord Care for Your Newborn
    The umbilical cord is the lifeline between mother and child before birth, carrying oxygen and nutrients to the little one. Because of its very direct link to your child, even Read more
  • Tips for Breastfeeding Your Newborn
    Experiencing issues with breastfeeding? Our pediatric team is here to help.   Breastfeeding is one of the most beautiful and natural experiences that a new mother can have; however, just because it’s Read more
  • First Time Parents and Caring for Your Newborn
    Here’s a helpful guide for how to survive for the first few months with your newborn. You can plan as much as you want before the baby comes but nothing Read more
  • Keeping Your Child Healthy
    Here are some simple strategies to help raise health-conscious children and teens. With kids at home every day, it’s more important than ever that the family is focused on ways Read more
  • How Immunizations Keep Your Child Safe
    Keep kids and teens up to date on vaccines in order to keep them healthy. While teaching your child how to properly wash their hands and avoid touching their face Read more

Peekaboo Pediatrics

Office Hours

Monday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed