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Pediatrics

Northwestern Medicine offers care for all of your child's needs from infancy to young adulthood.

Pediatric Care

Northwestern Medicine Pediatric specialists are committed to providing compassionate, skilled care that is focused on getting your child well. Our board-certified pediatricians and nurse practitioners offer personalized care throughout your child's growing years, whether that includes routine care or the attention of a specialist.

Northwestern Medicine pediatric specialists, working with their partners at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago2, stress health education and work to address your concerns as a parent to provide exceptional pediatric health and wellness care. Our goal is to deliver the care and treatment your child needs to get back to good health. When it comes to diagnosing and treating your infant, child or adolescent’s medical condition, Northwestern Medicine offers the kind of care every parent hopes for.

Areas of Care

  • Camps for Kids

    As part of our pediatric family support services, we offer tips regarding camps for special needs children coping with serious illnesses.

  • Child Life Specialists

    Take advantage of a range of child life and family support services for families facing pediatric hospitalization or a serious pediatric diagnosis.

  • NMG Pediatrics

    Northwestern Medical Group (NMG) Pediatrics offers a full spectrum of primary and preventive care services for infants, children and young adults. Our board-certified pediatricians and nurse practitioners provide personalized care throughout your child's growing years, whether that includes routine care or the attention of a specialist.

  • Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

    Northwestern Medicine offers specialized care for diagnosing and treating children with allergies or immunodeficiency disorders.

  • Pediatric Developmental and Behavioral Health

    Northwestern Medicine offers a unique program with pediatric specialists trained to treat developmental and behavioral issues or problems.

  • Pediatric Cancer and Blood Diseases

    The pediatric hematologists/oncologists in the pediatric program diagnose and treat children with blood diseases and cancer.

  • Pediatric Cardiology

    Specialized care for diagnosing and treating children with heart conditions.

  • Pediatric Dermatology

    Northwestern Medicine offers specialized care for diagnosing and treating children with common and rare skin conditions.

  • Pediatric Emergency Department

    Northwestern Medicine offers comprehensive, compassionate pediatric emergency care.

  • Pediatric Endocrinology

    Our specialists offer expertise in the diagnosis, treatment and management of childhood and adolescent hormonal imbalances and endocrine diseases.

  • Pediatric Family Support Services

    Take advantage of a range of pediatric support services for families facing pediatric hospitalization or a serious pediatric diagnosis.

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

    Gastroenterology specialists evaluate and treat common and complex disorders affecting digestion and nutrition in infants and children.

  • Pediatric Hospitalists

    Our specialists offer pediatric hospital care with continual monitoring by pediatric hospitalists in a location close to home.

  • Pediatric Newborn and Infant Care

    Northwestern Medicine pediatric physicians can help you understand general newborn care, know what's normal for a newborn and when to call a pediatrician.

  • Pediatric Nephrology

    Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital offers a unique nephrology program for children and adolescents.

  • Pediatric Neurology

    Northwestern Medicine provides comprehensive care for childhood nervous system disorders.

  • Pediatric Neuro-Oncology

    Northwestern Medicine provides coordinated care for pediatric brain tumor patients receiving proton therapy.

  • Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs)

    Our NICUs offer care and advanced technologies specifically for premature infants and critically ill newborns.

  • Pediatric Psychiatry

    Help your child live a fuller, happier life with specialized pediatric psychiatry services for children and adolescents.

  • Pediatric Psychology

    Northwestern Medicine pediatric psychology specialists are trained to treat developmental and behavioral problems.

  • Pediatric Pulmonology

    Northwestern Medicine offers specialized care for childhood breathing and lung-related conditions.

  • Pediatric Radiology

    Northwestern Medicine offers coordinated, comprehensive pediatric radiology care.

  • Pediatric Rheumatology

    Northwestern Medicine offers coordinated pediatric rheumatology care.

  • Pediatric Special Care Nursery

    The Special Care Nursery at Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital is designated as a Level II-e Special Care Nursery with Extended Capabilities from the State of Illinois offering 24-hour care and technologies.

  • Pediatric Sports Medicine

    Northwestern Medicine offers sports medicine services for active children and teens as well as young athletes.

  • Pediatric Surgery

    Northwestern Medicine offers comprehensive, compassionate care for pediatric surgical services.

  • Pediatric Urology

    Northwestern Medicine offers specialized medical and surgical care for problems related to the urinary tract and genitalia.

  • Pediatric Wellness and Weight Management Program

    Northwestern Medicine offers weight management programs to help children and teens live a healthier life.

  • Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

    The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) offers care and advanced technologies designed for critically ill children and teens. Every breakthrough leads to you.

  • RMG Pediatrics

    Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group (RMG) board-certified pediatricians offer primary care for infants, children and adolescents through age 21. Pediatric physicians manage the physical, behavioral and mental health of our youngest patients and ensure your child stays healthy and reaches key developmental milestones.

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