Kevin C. Albert, MD
Kevin C. Albert, MD
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Welcome
Dr. Kevin Albert provides personal medical care to infants, children, and adolescents
in a professional office setting, designed with children in mind. 

 
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Please plan ahead for your child's annual physical.  Some health plans/insurances allow well-child visits earlier than the "365 day rule". In these cases, we will contact you to try to schedule the visit as soon as possible. 
We ask that you allow us at least 3 business days to complete any forms needed for school, camp, daycare, etc...
Please do not wait until the last minute. 


 
Address
Hoosick Street Pediatrics
333 Hoosick Street
Troy, NY 12180
Phone: (518) 273-3732

Fax: (518) 272-2993

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Office Hours
Announcing new extended hours on Thursdays! These appointments are to help parents who may not be able to make it to appointments during regular business hours. This is in addition to Dr. Albert's policy of extending his day to see all "same-day sick" appointments every business day. 
 
Monday 8:30 AM 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:30 AM 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM 5:00 PM
Thursday 1:00 PM 6:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM 5:00 PM







We close for lunch each day from 11:45 - 1:00. Our answering service is on during this time and will take messages. 

Please note that the office closes for Memorial Day, The Fourth of July,  Labor Day, Thanksgiving (Thurs and Fri), Christmas Day, and New Years Day. 

We believe that your primary care physician should be involved in every step of your child's care.
 
Dr. Albert is almost always able to see a sick patient on the same day that you call.  
If he is not available, there is always an on-call physician that you can speak with.

Hoosick Street Pediatrics believes in the Medical Home philosophy.  We follow evidence-based care, following guidelines and recommendations set forth by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), NY State Department of Health, the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and others. 

We follow AAP and ACIP recommendations for well-child visits and immunization schedule. 

Many issues are better addressed with an appointment in your Medical Home:
  • Unless it is a true emergency, call us when your child is ill - Dr. Albert (or the on-call physician) can help you decide if you should come here or if you should go to an emergency room/urgent care
  • Follow up of any issue (ear infection, cough, fevers) 
  • Chronic (long term) concerns (asthma, constipation, acne, headaches, etc...)
  • Behavioral issues
  • Annual routine physicals 
  • Immunizations – ideally done at the medical home so records remain complete

Please let us know if your child receives an immunization at any other location, such as a pharmacy or a specialist's office (allergist, for example).
This is extremely important, so that we can keep your child's medical record complete. 


If you ever find yourself running late to an appointment or that you can't keep an appointment, please give us a call as soon as possible.
We do our best to keep your time in the waiting room to a minimum, so that your child is not exposed to other children who may be contagious. If you are running late, it can put us behind schedule, causing delays for other patients. Also, if you can't keep the appointment, it is time that the doctor could have seen another child that needs care, so it is important to call us to let us know if we can make that time available to other patients. 
Our office policy is that we require 24 hours' notice for cancellations or rescheduled appointments, but we understand that you will not always know that far in advance - so we do ask that you call as soon as possible. 

 

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Insurances Accepted
Dr. Albert participates in most Major Insurances, including CDPHP, MVP, The Empire Plan, New York State Medicaid, and most Managed-Medicaid Plans.
If you do not see your specific plan listed, give us a call at (518) 273-3732. You can also call your insurance plan at the number listed on the back of your ID card for a list of participating providers, or to specifically ask if Dr. Albert is in their network. 

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Hospital Affiliation
Dr.Albert has courtesy privileges at Samaritan Hospital.

2215 Burdett Avenue
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 271-3300

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