New cases of Measles have been reported in multiple states. The most important prevention is vaccination. To learn more about measles click here
Flu Season has arrived! Unfortunately this years flu vaccine was not a good match with the circulating strains of the flu. To minimize your chance of catching the flu, the following guidelines are suggested.
1. Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
2. Stay home when you are sick.
3. Cover your mouth and nose.
4. Clean your hands.
5. Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth.
6. Practice good health habits (plenty of rest, eat fruits and veggies, drink plenty of water, exercise)
For more information about Flu and Flu Prevention, visit:
Starting November 1 After Hours Pediatrics will require payment of Copays and Balances Due at Check-In. Please come to the office prepared to make your payment or your appointment may need to be rescheduled.
Attention West Siders: Effective June 2, 2014, Our "after hours" appointments will move from the Golf Course location to our new location at Unser and Cabezon!
Come see us in Rio Rancho! Rio Rancho is the new home for the practices of Dr. Juan Gallegos and Dr. Yolandra Toya. Please call 505.298.2505 to schedule an appointment!
Congratulations to our Montgomery, Golf Course and Holly locations for receiving a 90% or better award for Immunizations from the NM Department of Health/Immunization Coalition.
Why You're Gonna Love AHP!
After Hours Pediatrics is a unique practice combining primary and after-hours services.
Traditional well child care during normal daytime hours
Acute Care Services during daytime, evening, weekend and holiday hours
Acute care services availaible to our primary care patients as well as to others who can not get timely appointments at their regular doctor's office
After hour services provided by appointment to minimize wait times
Convenient, less-expensive and more timely alternative to an Emergency Room or Urgent Care
Our notes faxed to your pediatrician for improved follow up care
Most major insurances accepted
Evening/weekend and holiday hours are at the Holly location (on Paseo del Norte and I-25 right across from Walgreen's and Target