WE HOPE THIS MESSAGE FINDS YOUR FAMILY IN GOOD HEALTH. IN EFFORT TO ADDRESS THE CONCERNS REGARDING POTENTIAL SPREAD OF CORONOAVIRUS IN OUR COMMUNITY WE ARE PUTTING INTO ACTION OUR PRACTICES PANDEMIC POLICIES AND PROCEDURES.
BEGINNING ON WEDNESDAY MARCH 18, ALL VISITS MUST BE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. ALL FAMILIES MUST CALL FOR AN APPOINTMENT. EACH CHILD CONTINUES MAY BE ACCESSED FOR APPROPRIATE TREATMENT. OUR OFFICE STAFF WILL ASK VERY SPECIFIC QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR CHILDS ILLNESS. WE WILL ASK THAT YOU DESCRIBED YOUR CHILD’S SYMPSTOMS AS CLAERALY AS POSSIBLE. THIS WILL ALLOW US TO DETERMINE IF WHETHER AN OFFICE VISIT IS APPROPRIATE OR NOT.
OUR OFFICE HOURS MAY SUBJECT TO CHANGE SO PLEASE CALL EARLY IN THE DAY SO THAT WE CAN ACCOMMODATE YOUR CHILD’S NEEDS. WE APPRECIATE YOUR PATIENCE AND UNDERSTANDING AS WE IMPLEMENT OUR PANDEMIC POLICIES AND PROCDURES.
WE THANK YOU FOR ENTRUSTING YOUR CHILD’S CARE TO US AS WE CONTINUE TO PROVIDE THE MOST COMPRHENSIVE PEDIATRIC MEDICAL SERVICES. REMEMBER TO USE BASIC INFECTIOUS CONTROL STRAGETIES SUCH AS SOCIAL DISTANCING AND FREQUENT HAND WASHING.
Anu R. Pathak, MD, is a board-certified pediatrician based in Southbridge, Massachusetts. With more than 20 years of experience, Dr. Pathak owns and operates her own practice, treating patients of all ages, from newborns to adolescents up to age 19.
Shortly after graduating from Dayanand Medical College in in 1986 from Ludhiana, India, Dr. Pathak moved to New York City, where she completed her residency at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn. She has since launched her own practice in Southbridge, specializing in pediatrics and adolescent medicine.
Dr. Pathak provides comprehensive pediatric care to children during every stage of development. She begins performing well-child exams shortly after birth and continues seeing her patients throughout their teenage years. From same-day sick visits, sports injury care, and asthma treatment to diagnosing and managing autism or ADHD, Dr. Pathak is a full-service pediatrician.
As children get older, their needs change and grow. When her adolescent patients begin reaching early adulthood, Dr. Pathak performs STD screenings and treatment in a safe environment where they feel comfortable.
Dr. Pathak is committed to forming lifelong connections with her patients and their families as a trusted pediatrician.