Prepare for a Healthy School Year: Back-to-School Immunizations and Checkups

As the summer days wind down and the excitement of a new school year approaches, Arkansas parents are gearing up for the back-to-school rush. Amidst the hustle and bustle of shopping for school supplies and new outfits, it’s crucial not to overlook one of the most important steps in preparing your child for a successful academic year: back-to-school immunizations and checkups.

At My Kids Pediatric Clinic, we understand the significance of ensuring your child’s health and well-being, which is why we’re thrilled to introduce you to Dr. Jeremy Porter and the dedicated team of professionals at Healthy Connections clinics.

The Importance

Back-to-school immunizations and checkups play a pivotal role in safeguarding your child’s health and promoting their academic success. These appointments offer a comprehensive assessment of your child’s physical, emotional, and developmental well-being. Immunizations protect against a range of preventable diseases, ensuring that your child is not only healthy but also meeting school requirements. Regular checkups help monitor growth patterns, detect any potential health concerns, and provide a platform for discussing any developmental or behavioral issues that might affect your child’s learning experience.

Meet Dr. Jeremy Porter

At My Kids Pediatric Clinic in Hot Springs and Malvern, we’re proud to have Dr. Jeremy Porter leading our team. Dr. Porter’s passion for pediatric care and his commitment to your child’s well-being make him the ideal partner in managing your child’s health. With a wealth of experience and a warm, friendly demeanor, Dr. Porter creates a comfortable environment where both parents and children can openly discuss health concerns and receive expert guidance. Dr. Porter speaks both English and Spanish, eliminating communication barriers to your child’s care.

All Healthy Connections clinics are able to provide these services. Our team of doctors, APRNs, and PAs, are experienced in caring for our youngest patients.

Scheduling Made Easy – Call 888-710-8220

We understand that your time is valuable, and scheduling appointments should be hassle-free. That’s why we’ve made it easy to book back-to-school immunizations and checkups at all Healthy Connections clinics. Simply call 888-710-8220 to set up an appointment that fits your schedule. Our staff is dedicated to accommodating your needs and ensuring a seamless experience from start to finish.

A Positive Experience

We recognize that a visit to the doctor’s office can sometimes be intimidating for children. At My Kids Pediatric Clinic, we strive to create a positive and reassuring atmosphere for our young patients. From the moment you step into our clinic, you’ll find a welcoming environment designed to alleviate any anxiety and make the experience enjoyable for your child.

As you gear up for the upcoming school year, don’t overlook the importance of back-to-school immunizations and checkups. Dr. Jeremy Porter and the team at are here to support you in ensuring your child’s health, well-being, and academic success. By scheduling an appointment at any of our Healthy Connections clinics, you’re taking a proactive step toward giving your child the best possible start to the school year. Call 888-710-8220 today to make an appointment and embark on a journey to a healthier, happier school year for your child.