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UPDATED January 2019: We know nothing is more important than your family’s health and general wellness, so whether you are looking for pediatric medical and dental care, lice removal services, allergy care, or fitness centers, we have found the best providers and services for kids and families in Brooklyn. For family health care, you’ll find doctors, dentists and orthodontists, hospitals, medical centers, and therapists. To enhance your children’s overall wellness, you will find classes in taekwondo, trampoline, and more. These health care and fitness facilities are located throughout Brooklyn, including locations in Park Slope, Prospect Park, Clinton Hill, Fort Greene, Dumbo, Brooklyn Heights, Crown Heights, Carroll Gardens, Bedford, Williamsburg, Bay Ridge, Flatbush, Coney Island, and beyond.
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NEW YORK CITY TAE KWON DO
7909 3rd Ave.,
526 Court St.
Every child needs a sense of achievement. There is no greater reward than seeing yourself do what you set your mind to. Our program helps give children the foundation for commitment, dedication, and greatness in athletic ability. It provides children with the necessary basic skills to do well in all sports. It helps develop their balance, coordination, patience, good listening skills, respect, courtesy, and self-confidence. It provides children with the necessary body control and endurance that are the cornerstones of success. After-school program includes pick-up at school, help with homework, and tae kwon do classes.
Where is the best place to get and stay healthy and fit? Sky Zone, Deer Park, LI. Our Sky Fit classes are second to none. Low impact, high energy, you will burn calories like never before. Trampoline workouts are fun. Anyone can do them so long as you are 13 or older. Certified instructors ensure you get the workout right for you. Dodgeball and volleyball nights are also offered.
AFFINITY HEALTH PLAN
For more than 30 years, Affinity Health Plan has been offering New York state-sponsored free or low-cost health coverage to New Yorkers who have Medicaid or no health insurance at all. Building on this unparalleled success, we added Medicare Advantage to seniors and dual eligible. Our managed care programs meet the need for coverage among people who are "underserved," those who may find it hard to get health care for different reasons such as language barriers, social and economic status, or other factors.
ALLIED PHYSICIANS GROUP
3 Huntington Quadrangle, Melville
The more than 120 physicians that comprise Allied Physicians Group are among the top pediatricians throughout Long Island, New York City, Westchester County, the Hudson Valley, and beyond. When you bring your children to an Allied pediatric practice, you know they are getting the very best care. Our doctors have access to resources, technology, and support that other, stand-alone pediatric practices simply cannot offer. Our doctors have more time for what matters most-you and your child! For more information, visit alliedphysiciansgroup.com or call us at 866-621-2769.
BROOKLYN FAMILY ORTHODONTICS ALEXIS K. FERMANIS, D.D.S., M.S.
142 Joralemon St. 6B, Brooklyn Heights
73 8th Ave. at Union Street,
Brooklyn Family Orthodontics has two convenient locations in Brooklyn Heights and Park Slope. Dr. Fermanis and her team provide orthodontic care to both children and adults using a variety of methods-removable retainers, Invisalign, metal braces, clear braces, and lingual braces (braces that go behind the teeth). Our goal is to get to know our patients and understand their individual needs so that we can develop a treatment plan that fits their lifestyle and helps them achieve a beautiful smile!
CHARLOT, DR. CASCYA - ALLERGY AND ASTHMA CARE OF BROOKLYN
10 Plaza St. E., Suite #1E, Brooklyn
311 Saint Nicholas Ave., Ridgewood
Dr. Cascya Charlot is an award-winning, Harvard Medical School-trained physician who is board-certified in pediatric and adult allergy and immunology. She is the chief of pediatric allergy at Methodist Hospital in Park Slope, and medical director of Allergy and Asthma Care of Brooklyn, in Park Slope and Williamsburg. She evaluates patients for a wide variety of allergic conditions including asthma, eczema, food allergies, sinusitis, and environmental allergies. Throughout her career, she has received numerous accolades including the prestigious Patients' Choice "Most Compassionate Doctor” award in 2012 and 2013.
Studio 214 provides a friendly, safe, and welcoming learning environment for students of all ages. We offer yoga, Zumba, ballet, and ballroom dancing classes for both kids and adults. With a core focus on maintaining smaller classes, our emphasis is on teaching proper techniques to our students of all skill levels through personalized and individual attention to each. Join us today to improve your health, build strength, and share many memorable experiences with our family.
LICEXCHANGE - THE NO-LIP-SERVICE LICE SERVICE
LiceXchange treats head lice exclusively in the privacy of your home-as inexpensively as possible. Experienced, conscientious, and kind staff will put your children at ease-applying all the tools of the trade-without the use of pesticides! We stand by our work, as long as "active" cases with lice follow our protocol. Founder Debra L. Rosen, has been successfully caring for schools and camps throughout the tri-state region for more than 15 years. LiceXchange, “where an age-old problem gets the royal treatment.” Call 917-657-0249.
MAIMONIDES CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL
4801 10th Ave., Brooklyn
Maimonides Children’s Hospital is one of New York City's leading pediatric hospitals, and is recognized by the National Association of Children’s Hospitals and Related Institutions (NACHRI). Our expert team of board-certified pediatric physicians, surgeons, nurses, and nurse practitioners provides compassionate family-centered care for infants, children, and adolescents. Our extensive range of pediatric services and specialties include allergy and immunology, cardiac care, neurology, orthopedic care, neonatal intensive care, critical care, and a fully accredited pediatric emergency room.
PARK SLOPE KIDS DENTAL CARE
150 4th Ave., Brooklyn
At Park Slope Kids Dental Care, children who are first seen for a friendly examination and cleaning are able to enjoy the dental experience and build a bond of trust with us. A customized dental plan that includes prevention, growth development, and possible treatment is created to fit your child’s specific dental needs. We are committed to giving children the best possible experiences at our office to help set them up for a lifetime of good oral health.
PEDIATRIC IMMEDIATE CARE
698 Manhattan Ave., Brooklyn
150 E. Sunrise Highway, Suite 105, North Lindenhurst
1077 W. Jericho Turnpike, Smithtown
Pediatric Immediate Care is a team of hearts where kids come first. State-of-the-art medical office equipment allows us to deliver your test results during your visit. Kid-friendly, walk-ins welcome, most insurance plans accepted. Complete pediatric and adolescent care, babies, school, and sports physicals. Certified urgent care recommended by Urgent Care Association of America. Thirty years of dedication to our patients. The offices are open seven days a week, including holidays, 8am-11pm.