Pediatric Medical Imaging
Medical imaging plays a key role in the diagnosis and treatment of many pediatric conditions. Through a unique clinical partnership, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital* offers state-of-the-art equipment and our board-certified pediatric radiologists use techniques in a calming, child-friendly setting.
Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital is certified by Image Gently®, which means that physicians take the philosophy of being cautious, performing medical imaging tests only when necessary, and using the lowest possible radiation dose.
Lurie Children’s pediatric hospitalists at Central DuPage Hospital, support patients who may require sedation during an imaging procedure. Child life specialists are available to help children who may feel anxious about having images taken, and in most cases, allow these imaging procedures to be done without sedation.
- Interventional Radiology
- Nuclear Medicine
- Pediatric CT (Computed Tomography)
- Pediatric Fluoroscopy
- Pediatric MRI (Magnetic Resonance)
- Pediatric PET (Positron Emission Tomography)
- Pediatric Ultrasound
- Pediatric X-ray
Multidisciplinary Team Approach
The medical professionals on the Pediatric Radiology team are committed to providing skilled, compassionate care in an environment targeted to the needs of your child and your family. This multidisciplinary team includes:
- Lurie Children's specialists who are board-certified in pediatric radiology and neuroradiology
- Pediatric hospitalists
- Registered nurses
- Imaging technologists
- Child life specialists
Related ResourcesPediatric Specialists Directory for Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital: Find a Pediatric specialist.
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.