Growth & Development
Dr. Hands, a graduate of Dartmouth college and Cornell Medical School did his internship and residency at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center where he was chief resident in pediatrics. Presently he is assistant Professor of clinical pediatrics at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeon and assistant attending pediatrician at Presbyterian Medical Center in NYC. Dr. Hands is also an attending Pediatrician at Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ. Dr. Hands has practiced pediatrics in the metropolitan are for over 25 years.
This DVD is the first volume of a 2 volume series. This series brings to the viewers a discussion of growth and development presenting all that any parent would like to know about any health concern you may have during the first few years of your child's life.
IN this first volume, among other subjects, Dr. Hands covers information about the physical exam, visual and speech development including tips on recognizing the Autistic Spectrum child. Dr. Hands also discusses general growth and developmental stages, infant nutrition, toilet training, the pacifier and thumb sucking.