Vaccinating for COVID-19
Does Mount Pleasant Pediatrics offer COVID vaccinations?
Unfortunately we do not. We are unsure if we will be able to provide the vaccine in the future.
Does Mount Pleasant Pediatrics recommend my child receive the COVID-19 vaccine?
We recommend getting the vaccine for all who are eligible, including our patients who qualify. All South Carolinians age FIVE and older are eligible to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.
What vaccination options are available in the area?
To find the most updated list of locations accepting COVID-19 vaccine appointments across South Carolina, visit the SC DHEC website scdhec.gov/vaxlocator
Can I keep my yearly check-up appointment if I'm getting a vaccine near that time?
Yes you can. However, if you are scheduled to get the COVID19 vaccine and have a visit with us please advise the provider, so we do not administer any routine vaccines within a 14 day time frame prior to your COVID19 vaccine.If you receive or have received the COVID-19 vaccine, please inform your provider at your next appointment, as they will need to document the date of vaccine or vaccines in your chart.
Where can I find more information about the COVID-19 vaccine and teens?
Here is an example of a helpful resource to explore: https://vaxopedia.org/2021/05/12/covid-vaccines-for-teens/