Doctors at Comer Children's Hospital performed a groundbreaking, minimally invasive surgery, disconnecting the right and left sides of a boy's brain to stop his seizures caused by epilepsy.
Make Your Child's Next Visit Virtual
Your child's health doesn’t stop being a priority when leaving the house is a challenge.
For your convenience and safety, we offer secure and easy virtual visits by video for most pediatric care.
Video visits are now covered by most insurance plans.
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The UChicago Medicine Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation team strengthened every aspect of the adult and pediatric programs to provide outstanding clinical care and improved survival rates.
The University of Chicago Pediatric Cancer Data Commons and The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society are working together to bring precision medicine to children and young adults with acute leukemia.
The Sheppach family looks to the 'bright side' by creating a charity to support pediatric cancer research and providing UChicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital with a $500,000 gift.
Even more than two decades after diagnosis, long-term survivors of early-adolescent and young adult cancers have a mortality rate six times higher than the general population.
As a community health worker, Dameka Edwards-Hart provides basic education and help children and their families understand how and when to use their asthma medication.
We spoke to Dr. Ritu Verma from the UChicago Celiac Disease Center about how to help keep your child who is living with celiac healthy and in the holiday spirit.
The HPV vaccine protects against some of the deadliest, most disfiguring and hard-to-treat cancers. Here is what parents of teens and pre-teens should know about the HPV vaccine.
The PNC Foundation awarded a $3.3M grant to the TMW Center for Early Learning + Public Health at UChicago for campaign to empower parents with knowledge and skills to enhance their infants’ and toddlers’ cognitive development.
Anna Volerman, MD, has been selected to participate in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Clinical Scholars leadership program to connect leaders across the country.
Bringing Research to Reality
Comer Children's is advancing the forefront of kids' health. Our pediatric specialists are committed to offering every child the latest treatments and clinical breakthroughs. Because we believe kids of all ages should be able to grow up to be healthy, happy and strong.