Prisma Health pediatrician answers questions, concerns regarding Pfizer vaccine for children 12 and younger

Published: Oct. 11, 2021 at 5:23 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 18, 2021 at 6:18 PM EDT
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - Prisma Health pediatrician Dr. Deborah Greenhouse is here to answer questions and/or parents may have regarding the Pfizer vaccine for children 12 and younger.

Dr. Greenhouse is a primary care pediatrician at Palmetto Pediatric, as well as, Adolescent Clinic in Columbia.

RELATED STORY | Pfizer asks FDA to allow COVID shots for kids ages 5 to 11

Last week, Pfizer asked the U.S. government to be able to use its COVID-19 vaccine on children ages 5 to 11.

Pfizer says the move would be a major expansion that could combat an alarming rise of COVID-19 in young people and help schools stay open.

Parents and/or guardians have sent questions regarding the possible decision to WIS.


You can watch the full interview below:

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