Inherited Metabolic Disease Clinic
The Inherited Metabolic Disease Clinic at Children's Hospital & Medical Center provides specialized medical expertise for the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric inherited metabolic diseases in Nebraska and the surrounding region. Inherited metabolic diseases are genetic disorders of metabolism, also known as inborn errors of metabolism. There are hundreds of inherited metabolic diseases in children, each individually rare, but together accounting for about one in 1,000 children in this country. The Inherited Metabolic Disease Clinic at Children's treats approximately 400 patients a year, helping many of these patients effectively manage their disease.
Eric Rush, M.D. - Clinic Medical Director