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Durable Medical Equipment clinic is now open
Updated Co-Management Guidelines for Headache
Learn more about the BEAR implant
APP spotlight: Denise M. Kilway, DNP, APNP, CPNP-BC
The Aerodigestive Center is an interdisciplinary team that evaluates complex airway and digestive track disorders in children.
Meet Alexis Gumm, MD from Gastroenterology
Alexis Gumm, MD, joined Children’s Wisconsin, as a pediatric gastroenterologist, transplant hepatologist and an Assistant Professor in Pediatrics at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
New Resource: Feeding Team Referral Guide
The referral guide will outline conditions treated, conditions NOT treated, what a family can expect and how to refer a patient.
New Laboratory Order form
Children’s Wisconsin has improved our outpatient laboratory order form.
Meet Pallavi Iyer, MD from Endocrinology
Pallavi Iyer, MD, joined Children’s Wisconsin as a pediatric endocrinologist and Chief, Associate Professor of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Ortho Fracture Flow Chart
This is a flow chart that lays out the current process for sending a fracture referral to one of our four local Children's Wisconsin fracture care clinics.
New resources for Endocrinology
The section of Endocrinology and Diabetes is excited to partner with our referring physicians and advanced practice providers to determine next best steps in care of these children.
Meet Matthew Cooper, MD from Solid Organ Transplantation
Matthew Cooper, MD, joined Children’s Wisconsin in February 2023 as the Director of Solid Organ Transplantation and Chief of the Division of Transplantation in the Department of Surgery, Professor of Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin, and the Mark B. Adams Chair in Transplant Surgery.
2023 - 2024 Pocket Directory
In this edition of the pocket directory, we have added information to help guide referring physicians, providers and their staff in areas where we get frequent questions.
Surgical Services 2022 Annual Report
Children’s Wisconsin remains the highest-rated pediatric surgical center. Learn more about some of the many surgical services we offer.
Get to know Elizabeth Dabrowski, MD from Endocrinology
Get to know Pradeep Javarayee, MD from Neurology
Pradeep Javarayee, MD, joined Children’s Wisconsin as a pediatric neurologist and also an assistant professor of Neurology at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Get to know Sameer Shakir, MD from Plastic Surgery
Sameer Shakir, MD joined Children’s Wisconsin in September 2022, as a pediatric plastic surgeon and also an assistant professor of Plastic Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Herma Heart Institute 2022 Annual Report
Learn more about how the Herma Heart Institute invests in research and how that translates into the care provided to patients and their families.
Get to know Allison Duey-Holtz, MSN, CPNP-PC from Orthopedics
Allison has 25 years in specialized pediatric orthopedic care. She provides pediatric care for children experiencing underlying spinal conditions, neuromuscular complexities, musculoskeletal trauma and fractures.
Get to know Matthew J. Armstrong, APNP from Urology
Matthew has 18 years in specialized pediatric care, with a focus on patients with bladder and bowel dysfunction.
Get to know Brenda Hasse-Rupp, PAC from Dermatology
Brenda has 13 years in specialized pediatric dermatology care. She provides expert pediatric care for children experiencing eczema, warts, acne and other skin conditions in Milwaukee and Kenosha.
New Specialty Clinic Now Open
Children’s Wisconsin’s Appleton Clinic gives families in Northeast and Central Wisconsin convenient access to the state’s only health system dedicated solely to the health and well-being of children and teens.
Visitor restrictions lifted
Children’s Wisconsin Visitation Restrictions have been lifted for all Children’s Wisconsin locations.
Get to know Peter Shaw, MD from Hematology
Peter Shaw, MD, joined Children’s Wisconsin in April 2022, as a director of clinical operations for the MACC Fund Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders.
Peanut Allergy new treatment option - Oral Immunotherapy
January 30, 2023
Peanut allergy is one of the most common food allergies diagnosed in children. Standard treatment consists of strict avoidance and carrying an epinephrine auto-injector.
Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia clinical practice guideline
January 27, 2023
Take a look at the 2022 American academy of pediatrics neonatal hyperbilirubinemia clinical practice guideline
Pediatric viral trends in Wisconsin
January 27, 2023
Children's Wisconsin, along with pediatric hospitals across the country, continues to see large numbers of children with viral infections.
Cancer Predisposition Program
Our Cancer Predisposition program is a one-stop shop where the family has access to resources at the MACC Fund Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders and multidisciplinary expertise — all in one visit.
Sports Nutrition Counseling Services
Clinical dietitians play an integral role in caring for patients at Children's. Patients may also be seen by a clinical dietitian independent from a medical provider in one of our fee-for-service programs at our New Berlin and Greenfield clinic locations.
Food panels no longer available
Although many practitioners are accustomed to the ease of ordering a single food or order set, or preselected order set, the downfalls of broad panel testing for food allergy are numerous.
New Section Chief Gastroenterology
Dr. Mack joined Children's Wisconsin in 2022 and has more than 20 years of clinical experience in the field of hepatology.
Get to know Erika Pyzik, NP from Neurology
Erika has 15 years in specialized pediatric care, with a focus on neuromuscular disease.