Pediatric Specialties

Founded in 1992, the Kids Specialty Center has grown to encompass a full spectrum of pediatric specialists including:

Pediatric Orthopedics
The Pediatric Orthopedic team at Our Lady of Lourdes Women's and Children's Hospital specializes in the treatment of bone fractures, spinal deformities, club foot, hip dysplasia, cerebral palsy and other pediatric musculoskeletal problems.

Pediatric Endocrinology
The Pediatric Endocrinology Program diagnoses, treats, and manages endocrine disorders in children including diabetes, thyroid disorders, abnormal growth, disorders of puberty and pituitary hormone deficiencies. 

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
The Pediatric Hematology and Oncology program diagnoses and treats cancer and blood disorders in children including hemophilia, sickle cell disease and bleeding disorders. 

Pediatric Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine
Our Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine program offers diagnosis and treatment of various respiratory and sleep disorders in children, including asthma and sleep apnea.

Pediatric Neurology
The Pediatric Neurology program evaluates and treats children with various neurologic conditions include seizures, migraines, movement disorders and demyelization. We are also able to perform initial evaluations for developmental delays and other conditions.

Pediatric Neurosurgery
Our Pediatric Neurosurgery program is able to diagnose, treat and manage pediatric nervous system conditions like traumatic injuries of the brain, spine and nerves; gait abnormalities (spascity); craniosynostosis (skull abnormalities); excess fluid on the brain (hydrocephalus); and brain and spine tumors. 

Pediatric General Surgery
Our Pediatric General Surgery team specializes in the surgical treatment of abdominal organs such as the stomach, colon, liver and gallbladder. 

Pediatric Craniofacial Surgery

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