with Dr. Cindy Gellner

Keep your kids healthy and happy with the help of Dr. Cindy Gellner. She's passionate about preventive care, childhood obesity, allergy and asthma management and the power of reading aloud to your children. Not afraid to talk about anything, she'll keep you informed about the latest trends and issues facing children today, plus give tips that will help raising your kids a little less stressful.


Latest Shows

What Causes Chest Pain in Your Child?

Oct 14, 2019

When a child complains about chest pain, it’s easy for parents to panic and assume it’s a heart problem or pneumonia. But it’s much more likely to be something less serious like costochondritis or precordial catch syndrome. Dr. Cindy Gellner explains what these conditions are and how they’re ...

Is Your Itchy Mouth Caused by Oral Allergy Syndrome?

Oct 7, 2019

Most people can recognize the typical signs of a food allergy: Hives. Swelling. Difficulty breathing. But what if eating certain foods just makes your mouth itchy? That’s called oral allergy syndrome. Learn about the condition and what you can do to help avoid the symptoms with Dr. Cindy Gellner. ...

Debunking Old Wives' Tales: Causes of Bad Eyesight in Children

Sep 30, 2019

We’ve all heard the adage that reading in the dark will ruin your vision. Or that sitting too close to the TV will fry your eyes. But are these claims actually true? Dr. Cindy Gellner busts these myths about eyesight and talks about how to really keep your kids' eyes healthy. ...

How to Choose Your Next Pediatrician

Sep 23, 2019

Your relationship with your child’s pediatrician is important. Whether it be because of a move or a change in insurance, finding a new doctor for your child can be a very stressful situation. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner shares some tips to help you find the best pediatrician for your family. ...

Tips for Traveling with Your Newborn

Sep 16, 2019

Traveling can be stressful enough on its own, but traveling with a newborn can come with its own struggles. Whether you're traveling by plane, train or automobile, pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner has some tips and tricks on making the trip with your baby as stressless as possible. ...

"I Thought It Was Covered?" Why You May Receive a Bill After Your Child’s Well Visit

Aug 12, 2019

You've taken your child to scheduled well visits, but a few weeks later, you receive a bill in the mail for their care. Aren’t well visits covered by insurance? Dr. Cindy Gellner explains what happens on the billing side of pediatrics and how you may have accidentally asked for extra services duri ...

Professional Tips for Helping Your Struggling Teen

Aug 5, 2019

Middle school and high school can be tough. Between peer pressure, body changes, and bullies, a lot can impact your teen’s performance in school. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner shares her experience on how you can talk to your kids about what’s causing their grades to slip—and how to help them ...

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