Car Seat Fit Recommendations

The Colorado Department of Transportation has a great brochure for understanding requirements and correct use of car seats for children. As they state on that page, “using the correct car seat could save your child’s life. Vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death...
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Pamela Penrose To Retire

An infant waiting to be checked in at Peak Pediatrics Wheat Ridge
A message from Pamela to the Peak Pediatrics family: Dear Friends and Families, I don’t want to leave without saying goodbye. I will be retiring from Peak Pediatrics, with my last day on October 31, 2016. It has been a privilege to watch your children change and grow. I am very...
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Peak Party at the Zoo!

We had our summer office party at the Denver Zoo last week and had a lot of fun with most of the staff and their families. To make it all a bit more interesting, we turned it into a scavenger hunt using the cameras on If you haven’t been to the zoo in a while, you should...
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Possible Medicaid Cuts

Many of you may know that the legislature is up against some pretty difficult decisions regarding the state budget. The governor’s office proposal contained some fairly significant cuts to the medicaid program. As a pediatrician that takes care of families with medicaid I...
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Flu Update

Uh oh!!  We have been in the midst of RSV season for a few weeks.  We are seeing lots of bronchiolitis and have had several hospital admissions over the past several weeks.  The CDC just announced that we are starting to see a rise in flu cases, and in fact we have seen a couple...
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