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                           Sean Akers, Psy.D.
                           Kara Antoniak APRN PMHNP-BC
                           Loren Conaway, Ph.D.
                           Coleen Cusick-Brown, LCSW, LIMHP
                           Karen Dittmer-McMahon, Ph.D.
                           Ashley Harlow, Ph.D., NCSP
                           Kristina Hoffman-Rieken, R.D., L.M.N.T.
                           Chrissy Hough, LCSW, LIMHP
                           Kimberly K. Levering, Ph.D.
                           Reo W. Newring, Ph.D.
                           Rene Pretorius-Parks, LMHP, LMFT
                           Jessica Pedeville, Psy.D.
                           Sarita (Sarah) L. Ruma, MS, CPC, LIMHP
                           Katie Sewell, Psy.D.
                           Lora Sladovnik, LIMHP
                           Mike Vance, Ph.D.
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                           Apert Syndrome
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                           Pfeiffer Syndrome
                           Pierre Robin Sequence
                           Saethre-Chotzen Syndrome
                           Syndromic Craniosynostosis
                           Treacher Collins Syndrome
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                      Our Staff
                 Critical Care Transport Team
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                           Eating Disorders Program Fact Sheet
                           Eating Disorders: What you can do to help prevent them
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                      What is Pediatric Palliative Care?
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                           Different Ways to Frame Decisions
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                                Discussing Illness and Death with Children
                                For Children
                                Death Explained in Children’s Language
                                For Parents
                                For Grandparents
                                For Patients
                                For Siblings Family and Friends
                 Heart Center
                      Evaluating the Heart - Non-invasive Studies
                           Electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG)
                           Echocardiogram (Echo)
                                Fetal Echocardiography
                                Transesophageal echocardiography
                           Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
                           Holter Monitor
                           Event Recorder
                           Stress or Exercise Testing
                      Evaluating & Treating the Heart - Invasive Procedures
                           Cardiac Catheterization
                                Electrophysiology Studies (EP)
                           Catheter-related Intervention
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                      The Heart Team at Children's
                           Ian Johnson
                           Erykah Moore
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                           Home Healthcare Parent Handbook
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                 Lactation Consultation
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                 Metabolic Bone and Osteogenesis Imperfecta Clinic
                      What Is Osteogenesis Imperfecta?
                           Other Bone Disorders We Treat
                           Measuring Bone Density: The Children’s Difference
                           Advanced Treatment
                      Meet Our Team
                 Metabolic Management Clinic
                      Bone Metabolic Clinic
                           What are Bone Metabolic Diseases?
                           Our Staff
                      Inherited Metabolic Disease Clinic
                           What are Inherited Metabolic Diseases?
                           Our Staff
                 Milk Depot
                 Nephrology Clinic
                 Neurodiagnostic Services
                 Neurology Clinic
                 NICU Follow-Up Clinic
                 Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
                      Intensive Care for Newborns
                      NICU Programs and Services
                           Lactation Consultation
                           Breastfeeding Benefits
                           Rehab Services
                           Respiratory Therapy
                      Philosophy of Care
                      What to Expect
                           Who needs to go to the NICU?
                           What kinds of accommodations are available in the NICU?
                           When can I visit my baby in the NICU?
                           What kind of care will my baby receive in the NICU?
                           What kind of tests will my baby have?
                           Who will be taking care of my baby?
                           How do I communicate with doctors and nurses?
                           How can I bond with my baby?
                      Tips for Parents
                           How you can help your baby grow and develop.
                           Things to do with your baby when your baby is awake.
                           What your baby's signs and behaviors mean.
                           Questions to ask your doctor or nurse.
                           Suggestions for active parenting while in the NICU.
                           Supporting your baby when he needs a lot of medical attention.
                           How to deal with your feelings/mixed emotions.
                           Things to help make your NICU stay less stressful.
                      Going Home
                           Will my baby develop normally?
                           How do I know if my baby is sleeping the right amount of time?
                           How do I get my baby to eat?
                           How often should I feed my baby?
                           What if I want to continue pumping my breast milk when I get home?
                           What do I do when my baby cries?
                           When should I be concerned about my baby's crying?
                           How can I console my baby?
                           When should I bathe my baby?
                           How can I tell if my baby is sick?
                           Will my baby go home with medications?
                           When should I get my baby immunized?
                 Ophthalmology Clinic
                      Conditions We Treat
                      Vision Screening Recommendations
                      Making an Appointment
                      Preparing for Surgery
                      Optical Shop
                      Programs and Services
                           Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib Device
                      Our Staff
                           Bridget Burke, PA-C
                           Angela N. Hill, PA-C
                 Pediatric Gastroenterology Department
                      Liver Clinic
                      The Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Support Clinic (PENS)
                      Celiac Clinic
                      Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic
                           What is Inflammatory Bowel Disease?
                           What Causes Inflammatory Bowel Disease?
                           Signs and Symptoms
                           Caring for your Child
                           Educational Resources
                      Aspiration Management Clinic
                      Feeding and Growth Clinic
                      Food and Hypersensitivity Clinic
                      Motility Diagnostic Service
                 Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
                 Pastoral & Spiritual Care
                 Plastic Surgery
                      Conditions Treated
                      Our Staff
                 Pulmonary Medicine Clinic
                      Aspiration Management Clinic
                           Allergy & Asthma Clinic
                                Facts About Allergies & Asthma
                                Diagnosis & Treatment
                                Our Staff
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                      Cystic Fibrosis Center
                      Sleep Center
                           Signs of a Problem
                           Sleep Disorders Clinic
                           Behavioral Sleep Disorders Clinic
                           Non-Invasive Ventilatory/CPAP Clinic
                           Sleep Lab
                      Food Hypersensitivity Clinic
                           Our Staff
                      Outreach Clinics
                      Cardiopulmonary Diagnostics Laboratory
                      Conditions Treated
                           Chronic/persistent cough
                      Our Staff
                           Brett Kuhn Ph.D.
                 Radiology Department
                      Services Provided
                      The Children's Difference
                      Meet the Team
                      Hours and Locations
                      For Parents
                      For Professionals
                      Radiology Patient Teaching Sheets
                 Rehab Services (Speech, Occupational & Physical Therapies)
                      Feeding and Swallowing Clinic
                           Signs and Symptoms
                           Who Needs to See Us
                           Diagnostic Tests
                           What is Aspiration?
                      Occupational Therapy
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                      Physical Therapy
                      Speech Language Therapy
                      Normal Development
                      Your First Visit
                      Scheduling an Appointment
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                      Patient Testimonials
                      Clinical Education
                 Rheumatology Clinic
                      Conditions We Treat
                      Accessing Services
                      Meet Our Staff
                      Patient Education
                 Social Work, Nursing Case Management and Interpreting Services
                 Speech Therapy Clinic
                 Sports Medicine Clinic
                      The Game Plan
                           Musculoskeletal injuries
                           Sports-related infections
                      Fan Guide
                      Our Team
                      Concussion Legislation
                 Surgical Services
                      General & Thoracic Surgery
                      Chest Wall Deformities
                      Surgical Oncology
                      Minimally Invasive
                      What to Expect
                           Prior to Surgery
                           The Night Before Surgery
                           Preoperative Instructions
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                           Going Home
                           Frequently Asked Anesthesia Questions
                           Contact Information
                      Our Surgeons
                 Urology Clinic
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                      Minimally Invasive/Robotic Procedures
                           HIDES (Hidden Incision Endoscopic Surgery)
                           SEAL (Subcutaneous Endoscopically-assisted Ligation of Inguinal Hernia)
                           What to Expect: Minimally Invasive Surgery
                      In-office Surgical Procedures
                      Our Team
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                 Weight Management - HEROES Program
                      Children's Weight Management Clinic
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                           Clinics/Parent Meeting
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                           Social Work and Behavior Modification Class
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                 Tour of Homes for Children’s
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                 Parenting U
                      Parenting U Library
                           Allergic Diseases in Children - Russell Hopp, DO
                           Baby's First Years - Michelle Mogenson DO
                           Children and Bullying - Mike Vance, PhD
                           Dealing with ADHD - Kim Levering
                           Effective Time-Out Techniques - Ashley Harlow PhD NCSP
                           Everyday Discipline - Ashley Harlow, PhD
                           Everyday Discipline - William Warzak, PhD
                           Good Night Sleep Tight - Rosanne Bosch, MD
                           Healthy Nutrition for Toddlers - Laura Wilwerding MD
                           Healthy Start with Healthy Smiles
                           Mastering Potty Training - Katie Anglim, MD
                           Mastering Potty Training - Bernard Douglas, MD ('09a)
                           Mommy I Can’t Go - LeAnne Vitito, APRN
                           Obesity Prevention & Management - Cristina Fernandez, MD
                           Parenting U for Grandparents - Kent Kronberg, MD
                           Picky Eaters - Joe Straley, MD
                           Preparing for Your Newborn - John Andresen, MD
                           Preparing for Your Newborn - Rachel McCann, MD
                           Preparing for Your Newborn - Rachel McCann, MD
                           Preparing for Your Newborn - Clancy McNally, MD
                           Preparing for Your Newborn - Melissa St. Germain, MD
                           Preparing for Your Newborn - Betsy Stephenson, MD
                           Sibling Rivalry - Katie Anglim, MD
                           Speech Development & Delays - Sue Flynn, MA
                           Surviving the Trying Twos - Tony Yaghmour, MD
                           Things That Go Bump in the Night - Margaret Floress, PhD
                           Why My Teen Is So Tired - Amy Lacroix, MD
                           Your Teen and Body Art - Amy Lacroix, MD
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