Parent Talk: Easing Kids’ Fears

Is your child afraid of going to the doctor? Or does he or she have an upcoming surgery or other procedure that will likely lead to anxiety? It’s very normal for kids to be afraid of these situations. Thankfully, there are steps you can take now to ease their fears.

Learn how by joining pediatric ENT physician Dr. Eytan Young and child life specialist Courtney Mergen for a free Parent Talk. They’ll share tips for easing kids’ fears about a doctor visit or surgery, and you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions following their discussion.

Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Cost:  Free
Place: Iowa ENT Center’s main office, 105 Valley West Drive, West Des Moines
RSVP: or (515) 223-4368