The developmental-behavioral pediatricians at Rush are specialists who can address every aspect of your child’s developmental and behavioral problems.
They evaluate and treat patients with complex conditions such as autism, developmental delays, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), distribution behavior and emotional regulation problems. At Rush, they work closely with other pediatric specialists including, psychologists, speech language pathologists, neurologists, sleep medicine specialist, geneticist, and social workers. Together, your child's care team will provide the following:
- Evaluation and diagnosis
- Treatment recommendations tailored to your child’s challenges
- Referral services
- Recommendations for school services
- Medication management
Remarkable Care for Kids
- Family-centered care: The heart of Rush University Children’s Hospital is family-centered care, which means you will be involved in every care decision for your child. Developmental-behavioral pediatricians at Rush believe children’s families are integral members of the care team.
- Coordinated care with pediatric subspecialists: Developmental-behavioral pediatricians at Rush work closely other pediatric specialists to provide coordinated, comprehensive care if your child has a chronic or complex medical condition that requires a number of different pediatric specialists.