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Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Follow-Up Clinic

Neurodevelopment is a term that describes how our brains grow and form connections that direct our function and behaviors.  Infants and children with congenital heart defects are at risk for delays in areas such as motor skills, coordination and learning. Early and periodic evaluation is recommended for infants and children with congenital heart conditions to help them develop to their fullest potential.

Grand Rounds: Constantly Connected

March 30, 2017, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis

Michael Rich, MD, MPH

23rd Annual Spring Pediatric Update

April 21, 2017, 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., St. Paul

Pediatrics in the digital age: Media, technology and implications for health

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Getting ready for school… 5 years in advance

In early childhood, physical, cognitive, emotional and social development occur at a rate that far exceeds any other stage of human life.

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Early childhood in America

“The Raising of America” is airing across the U.S. in an effort to spark a national discussion by exploring the history of policies that impact children’s earliest years.

Chronic illness and teenagers

For teens with a chronic illness or disability, adolescence is a combination of a special developmental period and a difficult set of challenges. Adolescence is a unique developmental time characterized by emerging independence, rapid cognitive and physical growth, and the development of an identity. Peer relationships develop a special significance during adolescence. Chronic illness and disability impose physical limitations, often require repeat medical visits, and can involve complex medical treatments.

For Health Professionals

Children’s Physician Access is available 24/7 with a representative on the line throughout the call to assist with referrals, consultations and admissions and to provide general information.

Locations and contact us

NOTE: The Developmental Pediatrics office has moved to Suite G055, effective June 19th, 2017. Take the elevator to "B" instead of "3" and follow the signs to our new location.

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What to expect

At Children's Minnesota, we realize that we are treating a child, not just a diagnosis. And we know that for kids, there is no such thing as a routine visit.