15 questions you should ask about NICU Units

15 Questions You Should Ask about Neonatal Intensive Care Units Few parents consider the possibility that their baby might be premature or need special medical care after birth. Even fewer think about which neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) might care for their baby. One out of nine mothers do not carry to full term (37 … [Read more…]

NICU Care Specialists

If your baby comes into the world facing any kind of medical or surgical challenge, our highly skilled teams of Nemours neonatologists (newborn medicine specialists) can give you immediate care right when you need it. Our Neonatology specialists provide compassionate expert care in technologically advanced Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICU). Learn More About Neonatology (Newborn … [Read more…]

Boston Medical NICU Specialists

Our Team Wanda Barfield, MD, MPH Meredith C. Dixon, MD Alan Fujii, MD Munish Gupta, MD Bernadette Levesque, MD Mark Mirochnick, MD Margaret Parker, MD, MPH DeWayne Pursley, MD, MPH Bharati Sinha, MD Vincent Smith, MD, MPH Staff The NICU at BMC has a high nurse/patient ratio, continuous on site attending neonatologists and pediatric residents … [Read more…]

5 Things to avoid in NICU

5 Things Your Baby Should Avoid In The NICU Facebook Twitter Google+ Email July 20, 20152:04 PM ET NANCY SHUTE Twitter Babies in the neonatal intensive care unit hospital don’t always need the tests and treatments suggested. iStockphoto If you’ve got a baby in the neonatal intensive care unit, your first thought is probably not, … [Read more…]

Best Hospitals for Pediatric Neonatology

Best Hospitals for Pediatric Neonatology These 50 pediatric centers were ranked for care of fragile newborns. Breast milk at discharge, 30-day readmissions and patient volume, along with other data collected from a detailed U.S. News clinical survey of children’s hospitals, produced 85 percent of each hospital’s score. The other 15 percent reflects nominations from pediatric … [Read more…]