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Pediatrics & Adolescent 

Our Department

Community Health Services’ Department of Pediatrics provides care to children and families, starting from pregnancy and birth, through infancy and childhood, and into the teenage/young adult years. Our staff of pediatricians, pediatric nurse practitioners and  physician assistants are available to assist families with care and advice for all childhood/adolescence illnesses, assist with management of chronic illnesses, such as asthma and provide check-ups and preventive care. Working hand in hand with parents and families, it is our mission to help assure that every child/adolescent reaches his or her full potential; making Hartford’s next generation its strongest and brightest ever.


Our staff of three Pediatricians, and four highly skilled pediatric nurse practitioners will make sure that children, parents and parents-to-be, have access to the (finest) high quality care possible.


Services include:

Complete physicals (by appointment) for infants, school or WIC

Urgent medical care (sick visits)

Our Teams


Do you still need a flu shot?
Are you under 26 years old?
We have a flu clinic for you!

Walk In's accepted for flu shots in our Pediatrics & Adolescent department.

Contact our Pediatric Office:

Telephone: 860-249-9625, Ext. 844

Fax: (860) 808-1542

Hours of Operation

Mon-Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Friday 9:30am - 5:00pm

(closed daily for lunch from  12:30pm to 1:00pm)

Director: Zeev Harel, MD

Nurse Manager: Kelly Lakota, RN

Office Manager: Carmen M. Lopez

Team Blue
Webb, MD
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Scharf, PA

Nurse -  Kelly Lakota, RN

Medical Assistants - Marcia Douglas & Gladys Lazu


Team Green
Aliya Shamsi, MD
Miller, APRN
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Deneisha Lindsay, APRN

Nurse- Elmedina Redzepagic RN

Medical Assistants - Zaymara Ortiz & Jamie Della Bartolomea

Team Orange
Harel, MD
Zuckerman, APRN


Nurse- Ashley Philbert, RN

Medical Assistants - Ana Rodriguez


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