February 21st, 2018

  A report published last week by one of the country’s largest health insurers reveals the disappointing uptake of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in American tweens and teens: The top three reasons parents cited for not giving their child the...

February 20th, 2018

  The first time the teenager heard of human papillomavirus (HPV) and throat cancer was when his parents sat him down on the family room sofa to disclose his father’s new diagnosis. During the following months of Dad’s intensive treatment...

February 19th, 2018

Fowl Language by Brian Gordon (arcamax.com/thefunnies)                             America is broken; our government, our institutions, our hearts — shattered with each passing news cycle. Recently on The PediaBlog,...

February 18th, 2018

Peanuts by Charles Schultz (GoComics.com)         *** Beginning January 22, 2018, Pediatric Alliance and our pediatric colleagues from around the United States are participating in an AAP-sponsored immunization advocacy campaign on social media. Please follow all our...

February 17th, 2018

KOREA TIMELAPSE – Fantastic SEOUL from Mr.Koo on Vimeo.  

February 16th, 2018

  MIND ON THE RUN An Indelible Presence: The Big Two-Hearted Woman By Anthony Kovatch, M.D. — Pediatric Alliance — Arcadia PART 3   “Good –bye,” said the fox. Here is my secret. It’s quite simple: One sees clearly only with...

February 15th, 2018

    MIND ON THE RUN An Indelible Presence: The Big Two-Hearted Woman By Anthony Kovatch, M.D. — Pediatric Alliance — Arcadia PART 2   (Musical accompaniment: “Always a Women” by Billy Joel)   Obituaries about famous people are generally nothing...

February 14th, 2018

  MIND ON THE RUN An Indelible Presence: The Big Two-Hearted Woman By Anthony Kovatch, M.D. — Pediatric Alliance — Arcadia   PART 1   She was like the extraordinary appearance of a rainbow in the snowy winter sky, Dominating the...

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    Ned Ketyer, M.D.

    Ned Ketyer, M.D.

    Dr. Ketyer has special interests in developmental pediatrics and preventative medicine, specifically how nutrition and the environment affect health. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont and his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School. He completed his residency at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

    As one of the founding physicians of Pediatric Alliance, PC, Dr. Ketyer served as its president from 1997-2004. He has been practicing general pediatrics at Pediatric Alliance since 1990. Dr. Ketyer and his wife have three boys and live in Pittsburgh's South Hills. 



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