All parents want their kids to be as healthy as possible. 

Get your child started off right by establishing her with a primary care provider, keeping current on vaccinations, offering nutritious foods, promoting regular exercise and plenty of sleep, and knowing safety basics. And when your child's health requires the support of medical specialists, no one in the region offers more than CoxHealth. 

At CoxHealth, you'll find the region's most experienced physicians in pediatric care. From perinatology and the area’s newest NICU, to pediatric intensive care and urgent care, CoxHealth’s team of experts is here, ready to care for your kids. And as one of the top three maternity hospitals in Missouri, CoxHealth is a leader in mother-baby care, delivering more newborns than any other hospital in our region.

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Child Life Program

From pre-op information and learning about our treatment rooms to coping with separation from family and easing hospital fears, get the resources you need to prepare for your child's hospitalization.

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Find out about the unit's visiting guidelines and get the information you need on developmental care, parent survival tips, coping with the emotions of having a premature or ill baby and more.

Children's Miracle Network Hospitals

As one of only 170 Children's Miracle Network hospitals in the nation, CoxHealth is dedicated to providing area kids with the most advanced treatments and technologies available. 

Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

If your child has allergy symptoms, asthma or other immunological conditions, our experts can help.

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Our experienced audiologists provide audiological evaluations and hearing screenings, including infant hearing screenings, as well as diagnoses and treatments of hearing loss.

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Ear, Nose & Throat

Our pediatric ear, nose and throat services include hearing assessments, ear tube placement, cyst treatment and removal, tonsil removal, treatment of chronic infections and more.

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Pediatric gastroenterologists have specialized training in the unique aspects of gastroenterological concerns in children and can help with a range of digestive, liver or nutritional problems.

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Outpatient Nutrition Services

We can help with weight management, eating disorders, food allergies, pediatric nutrition and more, as well as offering nutrition therapy for diabetes, gastrointestinal disorders and other medical conditions.

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Pediatric Therapy

Our therapy team includes physical and occupational therapists, speech/language pathologists, audiologists and dietitians who help children from birth to age 18 with developmental delays, head injuries, spinal cord injuries or other illnesses or injuries.

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Sleep Medicine

If your child is experiencing sleep problems like insomnia, nightmares, night terrors, sleep apnea, excessive snoring, sleepwalking or sleep talking – we can help.

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Sports Medicine

Our services for student athletes or recreational players include sports physicals and sports injury treatment, evaluation and prevention.

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Urgent Care

Available seven days a week with no appointment needed, our pediatric urgent care is staffed by board certified pediatricians and a specially trained nursing staff.

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