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Puzzling Out Bleeding Problems in Kids: A Practical Way to Put the Pieces Together Video

Puzzling Out Bleeding Problems in Kids: A Practical Way to Put the Pieces Together

Pediatric hematologist-oncologist Tiffany Lucas, MD, formerly a pediatrician, knows that primary care visits for bleeding issues are common, with signs ranging from frequent nosebleeds to low energy.

Putting COVID in Perspective: Effective Pandemic Strategies From History and for the Future Video

Putting COVID in Perspective: Effective Pandemic Strategies From History and for the Future

With a focus on protecting children, infectious disease physician Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH, examines COVID-19 in the context of past pandemics while also illuminating its unique challenges.

Detecting Tethered Spinal Cord: A Guide for Pediatricians Video

Detecting Tethered Spinal Cord: A Guide for Pediatricians

Peter P. Sun, MD, breaks down cutaneous and other signs to check for as part of an infant’s physical exam, with images to illustrate which dimples, lumps and other abnormalities call for further evaluation.

Slow-Growing Infants: When to Worry, What to Do Video

Slow-Growing Infants: When to Worry, What to Do

Pediatric gastroenterologist Robert J. Rothbaum, MD, describes how to consider various factors; breaks down the reasons for abnormal growth patterns; and offers tips on assessing feeding habits, selecting age-appropriate lab tests, and ...

Kids in Sports: Balancing Benefits and Risks for Physical and Mental Health Video

Kids in Sports: Balancing Benefits and Risks for Physical and Mental Health

Pediatric sports medicine specialist Celina de Borja, MD, uses recent data to illuminate the real issues, with a focus on addressing early sports specialization to protect kids from such common repercussions as burnout and depression.

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UCSF Benioff Children’s Pediatric ENTs and Eye Surgeons Offer a Collaborative, Minimally Invasive Alternative for the Treatment of CNLDO News

UCSF Benioff Children’s Pediatric ENTs and Eye Surgeons Offer a Collaborative, Minimally Invasive Alternative for the Treatment of CNLDO

UCSF Benioff Children’s pediatric ENTs and eye surgeons offer a collaborative, minimally invasive alternative for the treatment of CNLDO

Pediatric Pancreas Program Document

Pediatric Pancreas Program

The UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals Pediatric Pancreas Program provides expert care for children of all ages, from infants to teens, with acute or chronic pancreatic conditions.

Pediatric Surgical Services Newsletter - March 2022 News

Pediatric Surgical Services Newsletter - March 2022

In this edition: Cochlear Implant Surgery Now Available in Walnut Creek, Normal Function a Realistic Goal for Most Children Treated for Clubfoot, and Register Now for June 17 Pediatric Musculoskeletal Conference.

Normal Function a Realistic Goal for Most Children Treated for Clubfoot News

Normal Function a Realistic Goal for Most Children Treated for Clubfoot

The UCSF Benioff Children’s Oakland clubfoot program offers consultations on clubfoot identified in utero, so that parental stress can be minimized in advance of the birth, and so that the clubfoot team is prepared to assess the newborn at birth.

Treatment for Strabismus in Children News

Treatment for Strabismus in Children

The UCSF pediatric ophthalmology division cares for children who have certain unique eye disorders, including strabismus (misalignment of the eyes).

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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.