Our neonatology team includes neonatologists and pediatricians, most of whom are also professors at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Our involvement with training the next generation of doctors who provide complex care for children allows our doctors to stay on the leading edge of treatment and innovation. As a result, our outcomes for high survival rates and low complication rates are among the best in the nation.
As an academic health center, our neonatal team is involved in a number of clinical trials. We can offer the latest innovative, emerging treatments more quickly and safely than other facilities.
Pediatric Conditions and Treatments
- Breathing Disorders, including Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD) and Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS)
- Heart Rhythm Disorders (Arrhythmias), including Bradycardia and Transient Tachypnea
- Intraventricular Hemorrhage (IVH)
- Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)
- Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA)
- Periventricular Leukomalacia (PVL)
- Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Why Choose UHealth?
World-class health care for children. Children and their families come from all over the world to receive top-quality care from our compassionate team of pediatric specialists. Your child receives personalized attention from doctors who are sought out for their expertise.
Research leads to better treatments for your child. In addition to seeing patients, our doctors are closely involved with leading-edge research at one of the nation’s top medical schools, Miller School of Medicine. Through this research, we have access to innovative treatments and procedures, more quickly than other facilities. Our team uses the latest technologies and research findings to provide your child with superior, personalized care.
History of excellence in critical care for babies. Our neonatologists see patients at Holtz Children’s Hospital, which has one of the largest, longest established Level III neonatal intensive care units in the United States. Our neonatal program has been ranked among the best NICUs in the United States by U.S. News & World Report for the past several years. When you trust us to care for your baby, you can be confident that you are putting your child’s care in highly qualified, compassionate hands.
Recognized by our peers and patients for our excellence. Many of our pediatric doctors are recognized as America’s Top Doctors® by Castle Connolly — doctors who are nominated by their peers as being the very best in their communities. We have more Top Doctors than any other health system in South Florida. We’re affiliated with Holtz Children’s Hospital, one of the largest children’s hospitals in the southeastern United States. The hospital is ranked among the nation’s Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report in diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, and nephrology.