Welcome to our offices based in South Burlington, Burlington, and Milton, Vermont. Timber Lane Pediatrics has been providing pediatric care in the Burlington area for over 50 years. We continue to dedicate themselves to the health and care of infants, children and adolescents from birth through age 22. We belong to Primary Care Health Partners, an organization of independent primary care offices in Vermont and northern New York.
Click on the yellow Covid-19 button on our homepage (next to the Portal button) for up-to-date information about Covid testing, symptoms and vaccines.
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July 4th Holiday Hours
Friday, July 2nd - All Timber Lane Pediatrics offices are open for normal patient hours
Saturday, July 3rd - Our South Burlington office is open for normal weekend hours
Sunday, July 4th - Our South Burlington office is open for normal weekend hours
Monday, July 5th - All Timber Lane Pediatrics offices are closed in observance of the holiday.
As always, a Timber Lane Pediatrics doctor is on call for any urgent issues when the office is closed.
Covid Vaccines Now Available for Ages 12 and Up!
If you have general questions about the Covid vaccine for your child or yourself, check out these wonderful resources:
1) An FAQ for parents from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) here.
2) Vaccine information from Dr. Paul Offit and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, which you can access here.
Dr. Barb Kennedy to Retire and Timber Lane Pediatrics to Welcome Dr. Patrick Duff
This July, Dr. Kennedy will retire from pediatric practice. She has been a guiding force at Timber Lane Pediatrics for 27 years! We will miss her dearly but wish her a relaxing retirement. Dr. Kennedy has written a letter to her patients you can find here.
Also this July, Timber Lane Pediatrics will welcome our newest physician, Dr. Patrick Duff. Dr. Duff completed his training locally at UVM. He will be working at our South Burlington office and is excited to see patients of all ages.
You can find more information about Dr. Duff here. Welcome, Dr. Duff!
How Do I Talk to My Child About Racial Bias and Recent Protests?
Here are two valuable articles on how to start and continue meaningful conversations with your children about racial bias and the recent protests sweeping the country. First, advice from the American Academy of Pediatrics, "Talking to Children About Racial Bias." Second, a timely article from the New York Times, "Talking to Kids About Racism, Early and Often."