Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children is proud to work with highly trained physicians that specialize in the treatment of infants, children and adolescents. These pediatric subspecialists provide an advanced level of care in many areas of pediatric medicine.
Our pediatric subspecialists include
Our Pediatric Cardiologists care for children with congenital or acquired cardiac and cardiovascular abnormalities. They also provide inpatient consultations as needed to help treat patients hospitalized with these conditions.
- Critical Care
For children who need sedation dentistry, our Pediatric Dentists are available to perform special procedures in the hospital. They also provide inpatient consultations for children with injuries or illnesses affecting their mouth, jaw or teeth.
- Emergency Medicine
A wide range of health conditions can affect the digestive system, and our Pediatric Gastroenterologists specialize in treating these conditions in children. They consult with primary care physicians to provide evaluation, diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal problems.
Otolaryngologists are physicians trained in the medical and surgical management and treatment of patients with diseases and disorders of the ear, nose and throat (ENT). Our ENT physicians specialize in the treatment of children who need this type of medical care.
Pediatric Pulmonologists diagnose, treat and manage children with breathing and lung diseases. They also provide inpatient consultations as needed to help treat patients hospitalized with these conditions.
Pediatric Urologists are surgeons who diagnose, treat and manage children’s urinary and genital problems. This includes evaluation and management of voiding disorders, vesicoureteral reflux and urinary tract infections. Our physicians also offer surgical treatment for certain conditions.
Many pediatric subspecialists rely on specialized pediatric services at Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children to help them diagnose and treat their patients.
Endoscopy Services at Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children are an extension of the Endoscopy Services at Huntsville Hospital and provide our pediatric gastroenterologists a dedicated clinic in which to perform endoscopic procedures.
Imaging Services (Radiology)
Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children offers comprehensive imaging services specifically designed for children including X-ray, CT scan and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), which is equipped with movie goggles to help alleviate anxiety children may have during the procedure.
To help children and their families prepare for surgery, parents and patients spend time in a special pre-operative area that offers a playroom with books, toys and a PlayStation®. If age appropriate, children are invited to drive a motorized vehicle or ride in a wagon to the operating room. After surgery, parents are reunited with their child as soon as appropriate.
Pre-surgery tours can also help prepare your child for surgery. To schedule a pre-surgery tour call (256) 265-7969 or (256) 265-7242.