Why choose Children’s Wisconsin?

About us

At Children’s Wisconsin, our pediatric-trained experts are focused 100 percent on kids. This means our doctors are specially trained to recognize kid-specific clues other doctors might miss.

But our expertise goes beyond medical knowledge. We talk to children in ways they can understand, create child-friendly environments that put them at ease and provide resources that impact their health at home and at school.

How can we help you?

A masked teenage boy having his ear examined by a masked male doctor

As temperatures drop, ear infections are on the rise

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At Every Turn: The comforting side of care

Sometimes a hospital can feel like a scary place for a child. All the noises and unfamiliar people can give even the bravest little ones some worries. That’s where our Child Life and Creative Arts Therapies Program comes in.

Watch this video to learn how this vital team uses play, preparation and support to help kids cope with the stress and anxiety of their illness, injury or treatment.

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