The Be A Healthy Hero monthly newsletter is packed with tips and expert advice for raising healthy, active kids.
Doctors in your community are committed to supporting families—including these members of the Greater Rochester Obesity Collaborative.
Anthony L. Jordan Health Center
Lead – Shakina Miller, MD
Bay Creek Pediatrics
Lead - Julia Stein, MD
Correne Wirt, MD
Canandaigua Medical Group
Margaret Hollister, MD
Culver Medical Group
Lead - Karen Nead, MD
East Ridge Family Medicine
Lead - Mark Lavendar, MD
English Road Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine
Lead – Tresa Almy-Albert, MD and Amanda Knapp, MD
Lead – Jack Finnel, MD and Michelle Slymon, NP
Lead - Margaret Colpoys, MD
Lead – Dave Sullo, MD
Lead - Edward Lewis, MD
Long Pond Pediatrics
Lead - Diana Williams, MD
Lead - Tracy Maier, MD
Panorama Pediatric Group
Lead – Eric Ingerowski, MD and Ellie Weinstein, PNP
Lead – Leslie Glowinsky, MD and Laura Price, MD
Lead – Elliot Kaplan, MD and Marietta Cutrone, RN PNP
Pittsford Pediatric Associates
Lead – Cathy Hahn, MD
Rochester General Pediatric Associates
Lead – Larry Denk, MD, Mary Lou Pulcino NP
Strong Pediatric Practice
Lead – Meenu Jindal, MD and Betsy Vaczy, PNP
Lead – Ken Katz, MD and Sally Katz, NP
Threshold at the Community Place
Lead – Hollis A. Biggs, WHNP, FNP
Twelve Corners Pediatrics
Lead – Matt Carlin, MD and Mary Beth Robinson, MD
Lead - Vicky Liu, MD
Lead – Stephanie Page, MD
By visiting this website you've already taken the hardest step there is toward helping your kids. Because it means you know that if you don't take action today, they could face an unhealthy tomorrow. We're here to help you do just that, with tips, tools and advice that encourage your kids to eat well and stay active. It's really pretty easy. What is 5•2•1•0?
Find easy-to-use tips that can help you become the Healthy Hero in your family. Also, meet Healthy Heroes in our community who are making small changes to create a big difference.
What is "Active Play?" Find ways to get the entire family involved and locate safe places around town where kids can enjoy more heart-pumping play!
Eat fruit, lose the fries. Replace soda with skim milk. Learn more about healthy choices and shopping smart. Find quick, healthy recipes you can make at home. Easy tips for making meaningful changes.
Get access to local and national resources that will help your efforts to raise healthier kids. Also, see Healthy Hero in the news. Find pediatricians in the Rochester community.