SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University
The Children's Hospital
The Department of Pediatrics offers a full range of services for children and adolescents in both general pediatrics and various subspecialties. Well child care, including guidance for immunizations for infants and school checkups, constitutes part of our primary care service. Care for minor illnesses is also readily available. Subspecialists in adolescent medicine, child development and developmental disabilities, critical care, cardiology, neonatology, pulmonary diseases, gastroenterology, hematology/oncology, nephrology, endocrinology, allergy and immunology, and infectious diseases provide comprehensive services for diagnostic appraisals and acute and chronic pediatric care. All of the physicians in the department are board certified.
The department's physicians provide a wide range of services for diseases of the heart, lungs, blood, kidneys and all of the other body systems.