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Available Pediatric Flu Vaccines – Jacksonville FL

Nationally, the flu vaccine is projected to be released late August with hopes of improved effectiveness. As soon as the flu vaccine becomes available, we will notify you via email.

Listed below are the pediatric flu vaccines available at each of our Jacksonville office locations. The vaccines available are subject to change each day with the patient volume. If your child is not up to date on their well check, they may not be able to receive the flu vaccine. If coming in for a shot only, please call the office prior to arriving to make sure we still have the vaccine available. Our shot only hours are Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 11:30 am and 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

Riverside Location:

Private Insurance


Vaccines for Children (VFC)



Southside Location:

Private Insurance


Vaccines for Children (VFC)






4th of July holiday hours

At the Carithers Pediatric Group, we are always striving to provide compassionate care during times of health as well as illness. Your child’s health is always our #1 priority. We want to make you aware that our Point Meadows office will be closed July 4th and 5th. Our Park St. office will be open for… Continue Reading

Measles: What You Should Know

With over 880 measles cases reported (the most cases reported within an entire year in the last 25 years), it is safe to say that the measles outbreak in the U.S. is at an emergent level. Measles is extremely contagious and therefore is expected to continue to spread rapidly. It is important to note that… Continue Reading

Introducing Walk-in Hours

In an effort to better serve our established patients when acute/overnight illnesses occur, The Carithers Pediatric Group will be offering walk-in hours on Mondays and Fridays beginning January 7th, 2019. This service will be provided by our nurse practitioners and physician assistants (providers may not be requested). Patients will be seen on a first come,… Continue Reading

Now using Phreesia- Self Check In System

The Carithers Pediatric Group is continuously looking for ways to improve our patient experience. We are excited to announce that we have invested in new technology to improve our check-in process, saving both time and paper. Beginning on December 5, 2018, you will be presented with a Phreesia Pad, similar to a tablet or iPad, to… Continue Reading