Virtual Curbside

American Academy of Pediatrics, Utah Chapter

For Pediatricians. By Pediatricians. Available Anywhere. Curbside consults in podcast form.

All Episodes

Guest Carrie Wilson, MD Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. In episode 2 What is epilepsy? Is epilepsy a lifetime diagnosis? First unprovoked seizures, established epilepsy patients having seizures, safety and febrile seizures are discussed. For more info visit vCurb.com.

Jan 2020

27 min 54 sec

Guest Carey Wilson, MD Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. In episode 3 learn about the updated terminology, who should get anticonvulsants, medication surveillance, alternative therapies and what the general pediatrician should know before calling the neurologist. For more info visit vCurb.com

Jan 2020

27 min 26 sec

Guest Carey Wilson, MD Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. In episode 4 your questions are answered. Are babies conscious? Do seizures cause brain injury? Can children outgrow? What about SUDEP? To get more information about CME and MOC2 credit, visit vCurb.com.

Feb 2020

12 min 47 sec

Guest Paul Carbone, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. These topics are covered in episode 1: Brief history, new guidelines, making a diagnosis, incidence and difficult conversations. Submit your questions for Dr. Carbone to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Feb 2020

21 min 53 sec

Guest Paul Carbone, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. These topics are covered in episode 2: A discussion about surveillance and screenings, what to do if you have concerns, who makes the diagnosis and effective early therapy options are covered. Submit your questions for Dr. Carbone to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Feb 2020

25 min 27 sec

Guest Paul Carbone, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. These topics are covered in episode 3: Identifying and managing co-occurring conditions, psychiatric comorbidities, SSRI use, genetic testing and more. Submit your questions for Dr. Carbone to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Feb 2020

25 min 32 sec

Guest Paul Carbone, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. Your questions are answered in episode 4. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Feb 2020

22 min 53 sec

Guest Julia Rawlings, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. Covered in episode 1: During this podcast we will be reviewing the key components of any joint exam. We will focus specifically on examination of the shoulder. Submit your questions for Dr. Rawlings to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Mar 2020

24 min 8 sec

Guest Julia Rawlings, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. Covered in episode 2: Inspecting knees: palpitation, effusion, range of motion, special tests and the role of taping, orthotics and PT. Acute and overuse injuries are also discussed. The role of taping and orthotics. Submit your questions for Dr. Rawlings to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Mar 2020

27 min 5 sec

Guest Julia Rawlings, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. Covered in episode 3: Dr. Rawlings will talk about ankles. How to examine, when imaging is helpful, sprains, overuse injuries, food injuries and when to brace and tape. Submit your questions for Dr. Rawlings to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Mar 2020

22 min 28 sec

Guest Julia Rawlings, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. Your questions are answered in episode 4. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Mar 2020

10 min 25 sec

Guest Andy Pavia, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. Novel coronavirus is covered in this bonus episode. The most current information is shared (as of March 23, 2020). For more information visit vCurb.com.

Mar 2020

50 min 58 sec

This month Guest Brooks Keeshin, MD, FAAP and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be discussing trauma informed care. The prevalence of childhood trauma, how you can make a difference, how to interview, thinking through a trauma lens, screening tools and confidentiality. Submit your questions for Dr. Keeshin to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Apr 2020

21 min 3 sec

This week Guest Brooks Keeshin, MD, FAAP and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be discussing the role of CPS, supports for families, bridge therapies, self-soothing models and more. Submit your questions for Dr. Keeshin to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Apr 2020

22 min 25 sec

This week Guest Brooks Keeshin, MD, FAAP and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be talking about eco phenotypes, therapy options and where to find them, suicidality, medications for sleep and when to stop medications. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Apr 2020

23 min 55 sec

This week Guest Brooks Keeshin, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP answer your questions. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Apr 2020

18 min 23 sec

This week Guest Aaron Kobernick, MD, and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be talking about food allergy. Why histamine? When do food allergies emerge, do they go away? FPIES and prevention. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

May 2020

23 min 2 sec

This week Guest Aaron Kobernick, MD, and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be talking about food allergy diagnosis and management. They’ll discuss who needs testing and what kind, the difference between blood and skin testing, if a child can be harmed by continuing to consume the allergen, if a child is allergic to milk will they also be allergic to beef and other cross reactivities and finally who needs Epinephrine and the accessibility of the medication. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

May 2020

26 min 15 sec

This week Guest Aaron Kobernick, MD, and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be talking about food allergy desensitization and oral immunotherapy. Find out if food allergies can be fixed, what it costs and how long you are protected. Also, hear what the up and coming treatments are. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

May 2020

18 min 22 sec

This week Guest Aaron Kobernick, MD, Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP answer your questions. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

May 2020

25 min 32 sec

This week Guest Kate Püttgen, MD, FAAP and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be talking about adolescent acne. Hear more about how many kids have acne, why they get it, how to get a good history and useful medications. Have a question? Send it to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Jun 2020

27 min 52 sec

This week Guest Kate Püttgen, MD, FAAP and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be talking about how to treat mild, moderate and severe adolescent acne. They will also discuss expressing pimples, oral antibiotics, compliance, side effects, expense and scarring. Have a question? Send it to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Jun 2020

27 min 45 sec

This week Guest Kate Püttgen, MD, FAAP and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP are talking about how to treat hyperhidrosis. They will discuss other causes of sweating, diagnosing primary and secondary hyperhidrosis and the many treatment options. Next week Dr. Püttgen will answer your questions. Send them to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Jun 2020

22 min 10 sec

Guest Angelo Giardino, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. This week's episode is Angelo’s Book Club discussing two books by Mark Goulston - Real Influence and Just Listen. Don't miss a great discussion about how to have crucial conversations with ease plus a couple of bonus recommendations by Paul Wirkus. For more information visit vCurb.com.

Jun 2020

26 min 59 sec

This week Guest Kate Püttgen, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP answer your questions. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Jun 2020

14 min 55 sec

This week Guest Adam Ware, MD, FAAP and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be talking about the benign causes of syncope and initial recommendations. Have a question? Send it to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Jul 2020

30 min 1 sec

This week Guest Adam Ware, MD, FAAP and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be discussing the Bogalusa Heart Study, effects of lipids on blood vessels, acquired and familial lipid disorders, NHBLI 2011 guidelines. Additionally what to do with the results, level thresholds, when to refer, other interventions including starting statins. Send it to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Jul 2020

31 min 5 sec

This week Guest Adam Ware, MD, FAAP and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be listening to and talking about heart sounds. This is a fabulous way to become more familiar with innocent sounds and to hear a pediatric cardiologist point out which sounds are concerning and should be referred. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Jul 2020

50 min 3 sec

This week Guest Adam Ware, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP answer your questions. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Jul 2020

16 min 18 sec

This week Guest Justin Wheeler, MD, FAAP and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP Abdominal pain will be discussed including what is going on, what should make you worry and the importance of psychosocial histories, physical exams, labs and dietary interventions. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Aug 2020

27 min 49 sec

Join is this week as Host Paul Wirkus, MD discusses management strategies for abdominal pain with Guest Justin Wheeler, MD. They will be covering functional abdominal pain, IBS and dyspepsia along with cognitive behavioral therapies, triggers, what to do about school and diet and the role of antispasmotics and antidiahhreal interventions. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Aug 2020

32 min 36 sec

Join is this week as Host Paul Wirkus, MD discusses management strategies for constipation Guest Justin Wheeler, MD. This week they will be covering what is and isn't constipation, when constipation shows up, rescue options, clean out options and getting kids back on track. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Aug 2020

29 min 5 sec

This week Guest Justin Wheeler, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP answer your questions. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Aug 2020

23 min 14 sec

Join is this week as Host Paul Wirkus, MD discusses management sleep strategies with Guest Brian McGinley, MD, FAAP. This week they will be covering why we need sleep, how much we need, figuring out bedtimes, naps and insomnia. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Sep 2020

21 min 29 sec

Join is this week as Host Paul Wirkus, MD discusses management sleep strategies with Guest Brian McGinley, MD, FAAP. This week they will be covering sleep symptoms and when a patient would benefit from a referral. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Sep 2020

19 min 4 sec

This week Guest Brian McGinley, MD, FAAP and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP will be discussing sleep apnea, night terrors, parasomnias, narcolepsy and restless legs. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Sep 2020

23 min 57 sec

Guest Angelo Giardino, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. This week's episode is Angelo’s Book Club discussing Team of Teams by General McChrystal. Don't miss a great discussion about how working together, trusting and valuing each person's expertise creates better outcomes. Plus a recommendation by Paul Wirkus. For more information visit vCurb.com.

Sep 2020

28 min 28 sec

This week Guest Brian McGinley, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP answer your questions. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Sep 2020

15 min 25 sec

This month, guests Erin Treemarcki, DO, FAAP, Beth Vukin, MD, FAAP, Dongngan Truong, MD, FAAP will share with Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP their areas of expertise as it relates to MIS-C. For more information visit vCurb.com.

Oct 2020

23 min 4 sec

This month, guests Erin Treemarcki, DO, FAAP, Beth Vukin, MD, FAAP, Dongngan Truong, MD, FAAP will share with Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP their areas of expertise as it relates to MIS-C. This week we'll hear Dr. Truong talk about cardiology. For more information visit vCurb.com.

Oct 2020

19 min 14 sec

Join is this week as Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP discusses MIS-C evaluation strategies with Guest Beth Vukin, MD, FAAP. This week they will be covering symptoms and how the teams work together to diagnose and treat. Plus valuable information about what not to miss and when to refer. Send your questions to questions@vcurb.com and for more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Oct 2020

28 min 56 sec

This week Guests Erin Treemarcki, DO, FAAP, Beth Vukin, MD, FAAP, Dongngan Truong, MD, FAAP, and Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP answer your questions. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Oct 2020

18 min 25 sec

This week Guest Aaron Kobernick, MD, Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP answer your questions about COVID-19's effect on allergy and the hygiene hypothesis. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Nov 2020

27 min 20 sec

This week Guest Aaron Kobernick, MD, Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP answer your questions about the innate immune function on development of atopic disease. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Nov 2020

23 min 30 sec

This week Guest Aaron Kobernick, MD, Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP discuss how current behavioral changes are impacting innate immune function and development of atopy associated with COVID-19. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Nov 2020

17 min 18 sec

This week Guest Aaron Kobernick, MD, Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP answer your questions. For more information about available credit visit vCurb.com.

Nov 2020

15 min 43 sec

Guest Angelo Giardino, MD, FAAP Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. This week's episode is Angelo’s Book Club discussing The Formula: Unlocking the Secrets to Raising Highly Successful Children by Ronald Ferguson and Tatsha Robertson. Don't miss a great discussion about the steps to nurturing and mentoring children. For more information visit vCurb.com.

Dec 2020

28 min 5 sec

Guest Denise Morita, MD Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. In episode 1: Tics & Tourette syndrome are discussed. Find out more about typical motor and phonic tics. Submit your questions at vCurb.com.

Dec 2020

20 min 16 sec

Guest Denise Morita, MD Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP. In episode 2: differential diagnosis is discussed for tics & Tourette syndrome. Listen for more information about pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical treatments. Submit your questions at vCurb.com.

Dec 2020

17 min 38 sec

In episode 3 Guest Denise Morita, MD Host Paul Wirkus, MD, FAAP discuss tremors and stereotypies. For more information and to earn credit, visit vCurb.com.

Dec 2020

20 min 46 sec