Croup

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

<span “>Croup is a terrifying illness for parents–and kids–to suffer through. In the middle of the night, your child may sit up in bed gasping for air, often coughing like a barking seal. These symptoms are so unsettling that panic…

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Neonatal Eye Care

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

<span “>Many of my patients refuse neonatal eye care.  They do this after having read information on their own and discussing the issue at length with me during a prenatal visit in my office. <span “>This is a controversial issue and…

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Jaundice

  • Posted by Dr. Jay Gordon

Red blood cells break down at a somewhat higher rate in newborns and some of the breakdown products have colors. Bilirubin is yellow and often gives a yellow tinge to the babies eyes and skin. The liver is responsible for…

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