Families bring their children from all over the state to get the specialty care our pediatric burn program provides. Our medical experts can help restore maximum level of movement and help develop an individual treatment plan to make the most of your child’s healing and recovery. Our pediatric burn team has both the skills and experience to care for these complex injuries - from initial care to a multi-step burn rehabilitation process.
Frequently these types of injuries require additional services beyond medical treatments. Children are supported by pediatric specialists within our pediatric psychiatry and Child Life program. Highly trained doctors, nurses, and clinical staff focus on reducing the stress and anxiety these children experience while in the hospital. We also direct parents and family members to support services within the community to help them cope with the recovery process.
Our Pediatric Burn Center offers advanced comprehensive care for children suffering from burns including:
At University Children's Health, we strive to provide emotional support and care for our patients and their families including: