Our care team of pediatric specialists offer advanced individualized care, so you and your child get the care and support you need by professionals who live in our community.

We have an entire network of services, including the Renown Children’s Hospital David & Judy Hess Children’s Imaging Center, ER, Wilbur D. May Pediatric ICU, Children’s Surgery Program, Infusion Center, lab services, pediatric primary care providers and specialists — all dedicated to your child’s health and well-being.

Commitment to Care

At Renown Medical Group Pediatric Specialists, our goal is to help children of all ages manage or overcome their conditions. Our family-centered care approach gives you an active role alongside our specialists to deliver the best possible care and outcome for your child. We provide access to clinical trials and specialized treatments through our partnership with Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford.

Specialties

Children's Infusion Center
This infusion center includes pint-sized equipment and other soothing amenities created just for children and adolescents receiving blood and medication infusion treatments.

Endocrinology
The Pediatric Endocrinology practice at Renown Children’s Hospital supports children with problems of the endocrine system.

What is Endocrinology?

Endocrinology refers to the study, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases related to the endocrine system and can help treat a broad range of hormonal disorders including childhood diabetes. Our Pediatric Endocrinology team is available to help patients with the following conditions (among others):

  • Adrenal glands disorders
  • Adrenoleukodystrophy
  • Bone and mineral disorders
  • Childhood obesity
  • Diabetes types 1 and 2
  • Growth disorders
  • Multiple endocrine neoplasia, type 1 (MEN 1) and type 2 (MEN 2)
  • Pituitary disorders
  • Puberty disorders
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Transgender care

 
Consultations are provided in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Referrals are required for consultations.

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Hematology and Oncology
The Pediatric Hematology and Oncology department at Renown Children’s Hospital supports children with Hematologic and Oncologic diagnoses. Our team evaluates and treats a number of conditions and diseases related to blood, as well as providing treatment for cancer with chemotherapy and immunotherapy.

What is Hematology and Oncology?

Hematology refers to the study, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases related to blood. Oncology refers to the area of medicine concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and study of cancer. Our Pediatric Hematology and Oncology team is available to help patients with the following conditions (among others):

  • Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Beta and Alpha Thalassemia
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Immune thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Hemophilia
  • von Willebrand Disease (vWD)
  • Blood clots
  • Leukemia (acute and chronic)
  • Lymphomas (Hodgkin disease and non-Hodgkin lymphoma)
  • Wilms Tumor
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Solid Tumors of Muscle or bone

 
Consultations are provided in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Referrals are required for consultations.

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Infant Head Shape Program
The program offers early evaluation and possible treatment for head abnormalities that sometimes occur during childbirth or infancy.

Our team is able to evaluate patients without a need for imaging. Those with severe deformities are treated with helmets by experienced helmet orthotists. The helmets are fitted and adjusted on site, saving parents multiple visits. To make an appointment, please call 775-982-5123.

Infectious Diseases
The Pediatric Infectious Diseases team at Renown Children’s Hospital diagnoses and treats a full range of infectious diseases, as well as congenital and acquired immunodeficiencies in infants, children and adolescents. This team also provides consultation to healthcare professionals working with complex or unusual cases.

What are Infectious Diseases?

Infectious diseases are illnesses caused by agents such as bacteria, viruses, fungi or parasites. Sometimes these illnesses can be complicated, chronic or unusual in presentation.

Our Pediatric Infectious Diseases team is available to help patients with:

  • Congenital infections
  • Serious and complicated acute infections
  • Chronic infections
  • Recurring infections
  • Unusual infections
  • Infections in patients who are immunosuppressed
  • Chronic, recurrent or unexplained fevers
  • Pre- and post-travel consultation
  • Evaluation of children who are internationally adopted
  • Evaluation of children who may have an immunodeficiency
  • Diagnostic Dilemmas

 
Consultations are provided in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Referrals are required for consultations.

Nephrology
The Pediatric Infectious Diseases team at Renown Children’s Hospital diagnoses and treats a full range of infectious diseases, as well as congenital and acquired immunodeficiencies in infants, children and adolescents. This team also provides consultation to healthcare professionals working with complex or unusual cases.

What is Nephrology?

The Pediatric Nephrology Department at Renown Children’s Hospital supports children with kidney diseases and Hypertension. Our team evaluates and treats a multitude of problems that relate to the kidney and in the future, will provide inpatient dialytic support.

Nephrology is a medical specialty that diagnoses and treats kidney disorders. Our Pediatric Nephrology team is available to help patients with:

  • Hypertension
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Congenital kidney disease
  • Cystic kidney diseases
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Hematuria
  • Dysuria
  • Proteinuria
  • Urine infection and reflux nephropathy
  • Kidney stones (evaluation and prevention)
  • Renal transplantation (follow-up of post renal transplant recipient working along with the originating transplant center)

 
Consultations are provided in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Referrals are required for consultations.

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Neurology
The Pediatric Neurology team at Renown Children’s Hospital diagnoses and manages a full range of neurological disorders in newborns, infants, children and adolescents. This team uses a multidisciplinary approach to educate, diagnose and manage a full range of acute and complex neurological diseases affecting these age groups.

What is Neurology?

Neurology is a medical specialty that diagnoses and treats disorders of the neurological system, including the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nervous system, autonomic nervous system and muscles.

Our Pediatric Neurology team is available to help patients with:

  • New onset seizures
  • Epilepsy management and second opinion
  • Spells or unusual movements (i.e., tics, spasms, staring spells)
  • Developmental delays (hypotonia, motor delays, speech/language delays, etc.)
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Head trauma/concussion
  • Macrocephaly (large head) or Microcephaly (small head)
  • Syncope

 
Consultations are provided in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Referrals are required for consultations.

Pulmonology
The Pediatric Pulmonology team at Renown Children’s Hospital provides exemplary family-centered care to patients with lung related problems to promote wellness and quality of life. This team uses a multidisciplinary approach to diagnose, treat, and educate patients and families in the care of a wide range of acute and chronic respiratory diseases.

What is Pulmonology?

Pulmonology is a medical specialty that diagnoses and treats disorders of the respiratory system including the lungs, upper airways, thoracic cavity, and chest wall.

Our Pediatric Pulmonology team is available to help patients with:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic cough
  • Wheezing
  • Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
  • Recurrent pneumonia
  • Neuromuscular weakness
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Lung conditions resulting from extreme premature birth
  • Newborns with apnea
  • Complications from serious illness, injury, or surgery
  • Congenital abnormalities of the lungs or airways
  • RSV infection prevention

 
Consultations are provided in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Referrals are required for consultations.

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