Patient Care

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Aerodigestive Clinic

Multidisciplinary clinic specializing in the care of children with a history of aspiration of liquids.  Patients will see specialists in Pulmonology, Otolaryngology, Gastroenterology, Feeding & Swallowing and Nutrition.  Specialists develop a plan of care in a unified approach and patients are treated accordingly.

Clinic Location:  
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Subspeciality Pediatric Clinic; 8200 Dodge Road Omaha, NE 68114. 
Call 402-955-5570 to schedule an appointment.

 

Children’s Complex Care Clinic

The Children’s Hospital & Medical Center’s Children’s Complex Care Clinic (CCC) provides evaluation and ongoing consultation to patients with a variety of developmental disabilities, including spina bifida, hydrocephalus, cerebral palsy, multiple congenital anomalies, chromosomal abnormalities and developmental delay.  Services include an initial evaluation, ongoing care, and medical case management to coordinate routine medical testing and consultations with appropriate sub-specialists.  Care is provided by a multidisciplinary team of pediatric specialists from the areas of Developmental Pediatrics, Neurosurgery, Neurology, Orthopedics, Urology, Genetics, Metabolic Bone, Pulmonology, Psychology, Dietary, Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy, Nursing and Social Work.  Recommendations for care are provided to the primary physician, school, parents and other care providers. The CCC includes the entire family and the primary care physician in a global approach to caring for children with medically complex conditions. Including the family in the plan of care helps them learn to adjust and respond to complex medical issues

Clinic Location: 
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Subspeciality Pediatric Clinic;  111 N. 84th Street, NE 68114. 
Call 402-955-5570 to schedule an appointment.


Cystic Fibrosis Clinic

The Nebraska Regional Cystic Fibrosis Center cares for children with cystic fibrosis.  Children are seen by the pediatric CF team at Children’s Hospital & Medical Center from birth to 21 years of age.  Transition to the adult team at Nebraska Medicine happens around 21 years of age.  The team consists of physicians, nurses, dietitians, respiratory therapists, genetic counselors, psychologists and social workers who are specifically trained in the care of children with cystic fibrosis.  The published outcomes (cff.org) for the center are excellent.

Clinic Location: 
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Subspeciality Pediatric Clinic;  111 N. 84th Street, Omaha, NE 68114.  Call 402-955-5570 to schedule an appointment.


Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic

Multidisciplinary clinic specializing in the care of children with pulmonary hypertension for various reasons.  Children are managed collaboratively by a Pediatric Cardiologist and Pediatric Pulmonologist.  Patients are seen in the clinic and in the hospital jointly by Dr. Paul Sammut, pulmonologist, Dr. Mark Wilson, pulmonologist, and Dr. Scott Fletcher, cardiologist.  All decisions regarding evaluation and treatment are made by the team, which includes a coordinator, specialty nurses and when necessary, dietitian, respiratory therapist and social worker.

Clinic Location: 
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Subspeciality Pediatric Clinic, 8200 Dodge Road Omaha, NE 68114.  Call 402-955-5570 to schedule an appointment.


Sleep Clinic

Comprehensive pediatric sleep disorders program specializing in care of pediatric patients with all sleep disorders.  Patients are managed collaboratively with Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine trained physicians (Drs Burg, Dennis and Still) along with well published Pediatric Behavioral Sleep Specialist (Brett Kuhn, PhD).  CPAP mask fitting, narcolepsy, insomnia, circadian rhythm disorders along with sleep apnea and trach/vent are common problems encountered in this clinic.  Support from fully equipped sleep lab that does over 1400 sleep studies annually, including MSLT, titration studies, inpatient studies and actigraphy.  Close cooperation with Children’s Home Health and other durable medical equipment companies provide management across the continuum of care include remote patient monitoring

Clinic Location: 
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Subspeciality Pediatric Clinic, 8200 Dodge Road Omaha, NE 68114. 
Call 402-955-5570 to schedule an appointment.

Other Clinic Locations: 

-Spring Ridge Clinic, 17819 Pierce Plaza, Omaha, Neb., 68130 
 Call 402-955-5570 to schedule an appointment.

-Lincoln Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic

-Kearney Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic

 

Neuromuscular Clinic

The Children’s Hospital & Medical Center’s Children’s Neuromuscular Clinic provides evaluation and ongoing consultation to patients with a variety of neuromuscular disorders, including spinal muscular atrophy, Duchene’s muscular dystrophy, myotonic dystrophy, Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease and other congenital myopathies.  Services include an initial evaluation, ongoing care, and medical case management to coordinate routine medical testing and consultations with appropriate sub-specialists.  Care is provided by a multidisciplinary team of pediatric specialists from the areas of Neurology, Orthopedics, Pulmonology, Cardiology, Genetics, Metabolic Bone, Dietary, Palliative Care, Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy, Nursing and Social Work.  Recommendations for care are provided to the primary physician, school, parents and other care providers. The Neuromuscular Clinic includes the entire family and the primary care physician in a global approach to caring for children with congenital muscle disease in a collaborative manner and aids in access to new therapies to make life changing differences in the care of these complex diseases.

Clinic Location: 
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Subspeciality Pediatric Clinic;  111 N. 84th Street, NE 68114. 
Call 402-955-5570 to schedule an appointment.

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