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Pain-Free Kids: How to Prevent and Manage Common Injuries in Young Athletes Video

Pain-Free Kids: How to Prevent and Manage Common Injuries in Young Athletes

Sports medicine specialist Celine de Borja, MD, discusses why developing bodies are prone to certain aches and pains.

Innovative Care for Devastating Disorders: Investigating Prenatal Enzyme Replacement Video

Innovative Care for Devastating Disorders: Investigating Prenatal Enzyme Replacement

Pregnant patients with a diagnosed fetal lysosomal storage disease may have the opportunity to receive a promising treatment that could improve their babies’ health after birth.

Managing Picky Eaters: How to Assess Nutritional Status and Talk to Worried Parents Video

Managing Picky Eaters: How to Assess Nutritional Status and Talk to Worried Parents

When kids eat very little or only a few foods, they risk developing nutrient deficiencies – or behavioral issues because of how their parents respond.

Getting Off on the Right Foot: Smart Strategies for Injured Young Athletes Video

Getting Off on the Right Foot: Smart Strategies for Injured Young Athletes

Jamie Faison, a certified athletic trainer at the UCSF Sports Medicine Center for Young Athletes, discusses how the growing bodies and common injuries of sports-playing kids call for specialized, verified techniques in physical evaluation and rehab.

Fetal Tumors: A Multidisciplinary Approach Video

Fetal Tumors: A Multidisciplinary Approach

Watch “Fetal Tumors: A Multidisciplinary Approach” to learn about risk factors for disease severity and death, as well as other various clinical presentations of fetal tumors.

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 Pediatric Limb Lengthening and Complex Reconstruction Document

Pediatric Limb Lengthening and Complex Reconstruction

The Pediatric Limb Lengthening and Complex Reconstruction Center provides comprehensive care for children and young adults who have a broad range of limb-length differences or deformities of the upper and lower extremities.

PEDIATRIC STROKE Referring Provider Workflow Document

PEDIATRIC STROKE Referring Provider Workflow

Acute onset focal neurological deficits such as face, arm or leg weakness, aphasia, ataxia, diplopia, dysarthria or vertigo may indicate a stroke. Symptoms may be with or without seizures or headache.

 Pediatric Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Document

Pediatric Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease

Specialized assessment and treatment are essential in managing pediatric stroke and cerebrovascular disorders. For these services, physicians nationwide can turn to UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals’ Pediatric Brain Center.

Pediatric Chest Wall Deformity Program Document

Pediatric Chest Wall Deformity Program

From mechanical devices to minimally invasive surgical procedures, children with chest wall malformations now have improved treatment options that did not exist as recently as five years ago.

Fetal Treatment Center Team Card Document

Fetal Treatment Center Team Card

The UCSF Fetal Treatment Center (FTC) comprises experts in the fields of maternal-fetal medicine, clinical genetics, pediatric surgery, radiology, nursing, cardiology, neonatal medicine, anesthesia and more.

Pediatrics

With campuses in San Francisco and Oakland, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals comprise one of the largest enterprises focused solely on children's health care in the world, and link a far-reaching network of medical offices and satellite pediatric specialty care clinics. We consistently rank among the country’s best in all 10 U.S. News & World Reports categories, including cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, neonatology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology and urology.