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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

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 Developmental and Behavioral Health

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

Pediatric Neurology

Northwestern Medicine provides comprehensive care for childhood nervous system disorders.

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 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 Surgery

Northwestern Medicine offers comprehensive, compassionate pediatric surgical services.

Additional Areas of Care

Support Services

Pediatric Emergency Department

Northwestern Medicine offers comprehensive, compassionate pediatric emergency care.

Pediatric Primary Care

Northwestern Medical Group (NMG) and Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group (RMG) offer 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.

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2

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital is a collaborative program between Northwestern Memorial HealthCare and Lurie Children's and its affiliated physician groups. The physicians participating in this program are neither agents nor employees of Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital or Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital.

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The physicians who practice at the Northwestern Medicine Chicago Proton Center are neither agents nor employees of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare or any of its affiliate organizations. These physicians have selected our facilities as the place where they want to treat and care for their private patients.