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  • Adaptive Sports

    Valley Children’s Adaptive Sports program provides recreational and athletic experiences for children with disabilities.

  • Ambulatory Treatment

    Infusion services for children.

    (559) 353-3000

  • Anesthesiology

    Surgical anesthesiology as well as pain management for children.

    (559) 353-5377

  • Asthma Management Program

    Valley Children’s offers a range of testing and breathing treatments for children with asthma.

    (559) 353-5550

  • Audiology

    Helping children access the world of sound by providing diagnostic hearing testing and intervention.

    (559) 353-6801

  • Autism Resources

    Resources, including Valley Children’s multidisciplinary George’s Pass program, designed to individualize care and to improve the hospital experience for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

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  • Blood Disorders

    Valley Children's multidisciplinary oncology/hematology team includes an entire team of board-certified pediatric oncologists/hematologists with expertise in treating childhood cancer and conducting clinical research in pediatric oncology to improve care. See also: Hematology, Cancer Services

    (559) 353-5460

  • Bloodless Medicine

    Valley Children's has one of the only pediatric bloodless medicine programs in the country offering alternatives to transfusion.

    (559) 353-5345

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  • Cancer Services

    The Cancer and Blood Disorders Center is a full member of the Children's Oncology Group (COG). See also: Blood Diseases

    (559) 353-5480

  • Cardiac Catheterization

    The Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory offers all currently available pediatric diagnostic and interventional procedures for infants, children and adolescents with congenital and acquired heart disease.

    (559) 353-5455

  • Cardiac Rehabilitation

    Therapeutic expertise to help patients with congenital heart defects or acquired heart disease build endurance as they recover from surgery or hospitalization.

  • Cardiac Surgery

    Heart surgery for children.

    (559) 353-6257

  • Cardiology

    Diagnosis and treatment of children's heart conditions.

    (559) 353-6257

  • Chaplain Services

    Spiritual, religious and emotional support that is culturally sensitive to all patients, families, visitors, employees and physicians regardless of religion, creed, race, gender, nationality or beliefs. See also: Spiritual Services

  • Charlie Mitchell Children’s Center

    Offering family-focused primary care to children up to age 21 with acute and chronic medical conditions at Valley Children’s main campus in Madera.

    (559) 353-6425

  • Child Abuse Prevention

    The Guilds of Valley Children’s Hospital Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Center’s mission is to provide comprehensive services to children and their families through a multidisciplinary, child-friendly program, and to meet the physical and emotional needs of children suspected of being abused or neglected.

    (559) 353-6022

  • Child Life

    Helping children understand and cope with hospitalization.

  • Complex Primary Care

    The Charlie Mitchell Center provides family-focused primary care for children with acute and chronic medical conditions at Valley Children’s main campus in Madera.

    (559) 353-6425

  • Cystic Fibrosis Center

    Accredited by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Valley Children’s Cystic Fibrosis Center provides comprehensive services for infants, children and young adults with cystic fibrosis.

    (559) 353-5550

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  • Dental Surgery

    Dental & Orthodontic surgery & related services.

  • Diabetes

    Expert diagnosis and management of infants, children and adolescents. See also: Endocrinology.

    (559) 353-8700

  • Diagnostic Imaging

    Imaging including X-rays, MRIs & CT scans.

    (559) 353-5917

  • Down Syndrome Resources

    Resources about the general medical needs of infants, children and adolescents with Down syndrome.

    559-353-8880

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  • Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT)

    Comprehensive medical and surgical care for children from neonates through to 21 years of age. See also: Otolaryngology

    (559) 353-6453

  • Emergency Medicine

    Valley Children's Emergency Department & Urgent Care.

    (559) 353-3000

  • Endocrinology

    Expert diagnosis and management of endocrine disorders in infants, children and adolescents.

    (559) 353-8700

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  • Family Resource Center

    The Family Resource Center (FRC) provides hospital patients, their families and staff with access to consumer health information about child health and well-being.

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  • Gastroenterology

    Gastrointestinal and nutrition disorders.

    (559) 353-5745

  • Genetic Counseling

    Our geneticists perform evaluations before and during pregnancy for risk factors related to genetic conditions and other family history concerns.

    (559) 353-6700

  • Genetic Medicine and Metabolism

    Metabolic, genetic, and chromosomal abnormalities.

    (559) 353-6400

  • George's Pass

    A unique program designed to individualize care and to improve the hospital experience for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

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  • Heart Center

    Valley Children's pediatric cardiology center has a 50-year history and one of the most respected programs in the nation.

    (559) 353-6257

  • Hematology

    Valley Children's dedicated pediatric hematology team offers comprehensive hematology services for all types of blood diseases. See also: Blood Diseases

    (559) 353-5460

  • Hip Preservation Program

    We provide evaluation, testing and treatment for all hip disorders in children and young adults.

    (559) 353-5941

  • Home Care

    Valley Children's Home Care provides nursing, respiratory care and infusion services for children with acute and chronic illnesses throughout the Central Valley.

    (559) 353-7125

  • Home Ventilator Program

    Our California Children’s Services-approved home ventilator program supports ventilator-dependent children and their families.

    (559) 353-5550

  • Hospitalists

    24/7 care for hospitalized patients.

    (559) 353-3000

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  • Imaging Services

    Providing inpatient and outpatient pediatric imaging and radiology services to infants and children, as well as expectant mothers.

    (559) 353-5917

  • Immunology

    Immune system deficiencies.

    (559) 353-6450

  • Infectious Disease

    Diagnosis & treatment of contagious illnesses.

    (559) 353-6450

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    A clinic especially for our inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients. See also: Gastroenterology

    (559) 353-5745

  • Inpatient Pharmacy

    The Pharmacy Department at Valley Children’s Hospital utilizes evidence-based therapeutic guidelines and emerging technologies to provide excellent pharmaceutical care to patients.

    (559) 353-5502

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  • Laboratory Medicine

    A comprehensive array of laboratory-based services for infants, children, adolescents, and adults.

    559-353-6062

  • Lactation Services

    Our International Board Certified lactation consultant works collaboratively with the health care team to meet the lactation needs of our patients and their families.

    (559) 353-3000

  • Literacy Program

    Valley Children’s Literacy Program promotes and encourages children in Central California to become lifelong readers.

    (559) 353-6178

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  • Maternal Fetal Center

    With advanced technologies and the most inclusive team of board-certified experts in the Central Valley, the Maternal Fetal Center provides the best care for mother and baby before, during and after delivery.

    (559) 353-6700

  • Maternal-Fetal and Newborn Services

    All the care you and your baby need are right here. We bring the experts of maternal-fetal medicine and newborn surgery together in one place.

  • Maxillofacial Surgery

    Comprehensive pediatric dental surgery is available for the very young child through adolescents who are medically or physically compromised, and for children with uncontrollable behavior needing extensive dental treatment. See also: Dental Surgery, Oral Surgery, Plastic Surgery

    (559) 353-6277

  • Medical Library

    The Medical Library provides knowledge-based and consumer health information to staff and patient families.

    (559) 353-6178

  • MRI Services

    MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) takes pictures of body structure (inside the body) using powerful magnetic fields combined with radiofrequency signals.

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  • Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU)

    Providing advanced, around-the-clock care and monitoring for vulnerable infants in Central California.

    (866) 353-5437

  • Neonatology

    Offering a comprehensive array of services for critically ill babies that includes an expert team of pediatric specialists and nurses.

    (866) 353-5437

  • Nephrology

    Caring for patients with congenital and acquired kidney disease.

    (559) 353-5770

  • Neurology

    Services for patients with suspected or confirmed neurological disorders.

    (559) 353-6215

  • Neuropsychology

    Services for children and young adults with central nervous system disorders.

    (559) 353-6130

  • Neurosurgery

    Provides comprehensive pediatric neurosurgery services for problems relating to the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves.

    (559) 353-6277

  • Newborn Screening Program

    The Newborn Screening Program Area Service Center at Valley Children’s Hospital provides screening and early detection of 80 genetic and congenital disorders for a 32-county region in California.

    (559) 353-6416

  • Nutrition

    Our highly experienced team of Registered Dietitians provide medical nutrition therapy to patients.

    (559) 353-6003

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  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

    Offering comprehensive women’s healthcare in Fresno, from well women exams to family planning and care before, during and after pregnancy.

    (916) 224-0900

  • Occupational Therapy

    Helping children develop the skills needed for daily living.

    Inpatient: (559) 353-6130
    Outpatient: (559) 353-6800

  • Oncology Services

    Valley Children's multidisciplinary team includes board-certified pediatric oncologists/hematologists with expertise in treating childhood cancer.

    (559) 353-5480

  • Ophthalmology

    Management and treatment of congenital and acquired pediatric eye diseases, malformations and disorders.

    (559) 353-7271

  • Oral Surgery

    Comprehensive pediatric dental surgery is available for the very young child through adolescents who are medically or physically compromised, and for children with uncontrollable behavior needing extensive dental treatment. See also: Dental Surgery, Maxillofacial Surgery, Plastic Surgery

    (559) 353-6277

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

    Treating and providing surgical intervention for bone-related conditions from sports injuries to scoliosis.

    (559) 353-5941

  • Otolaryngology

    Comprehensive medical and surgical care for children from neonates through to 21 years of age. See also: Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT)

    (559) 353-6453

  • Outpatient Pharmacy

    Located on Valley Children's main hospital campus in Madera, Valley Children's outpatient pharmacy provides full-service retail pharmacy services for our patient families, employees and general public.

    (559) 353-6300

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  • Pain Management

    Valley Children's Hospital is committed to making pain assessment and management a priority for your child.

  • Palliative Care

    Care for seriously ill children is provided by specially trained physicians, nurses, social workers, chaplains, child life specialists and therapists.

    (559) 353-8667

  • Pathology

    A comprehensive array of laboratory-based services for infants, children, adolescents, and adults.

    (559) 353-6081

  • Patient Throughput

    The Patient Throughput Department at Valley Children’s Hospital serves as a catalyst to help facilitate and direct patients through the Hospital, expediting patient care.

  • Pedi Center

    The Pedi Center pediatric urgent care clinic in Bakersfield is open seven days a week with special hours on most holidays.

    (661) 410-9500

  • Pediatric Intensive Care (PICU)

    The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Valley Children's offers 24/7 coverage by pediatric intensivists, board certified in Pediatric Critical Care and many also with subspecialties in Pediatric Anesthesiology.

    (559) 353-3000

  • Pediatric Primary Care

    Quality pediatric primary care in your neighborhood with board-certified and board-eligible pediatricians specializing in care from birth to adolescence.

  • Perinatology

    Valley Children's-based perinatologists provide consultations and coordinate multidisciplinary care as needed for high-risk patients and unborn babies.

    (559) 353-6700

  • Pharmacy Services

    Valley Children's offers both inpatient and outpatient pharmacy services at our main hospital campus in Madera.

  • Physiatry

    Physical medicine and rehabilitation.

    (559) 353-6500

  • Physical Therapy

    Maximizing a child's ability to move while preventing pain and disability.

    Inpatient: (559) 353-6130
    Outpatient: (559) 353-6800

  • Plastic Surgery

    Surgical correction of conditions including craniofacial anomalies, hand abnormalities and vascular anomalies.

    (559) 353-6277

  • Poison Control Center

    Valley Children's is home to the Central California Division of the California Poison Control System. Pharmacists, physicians, nurses and poison information providers answer calls from throughout the region and provide expert advice and information regarding exposure to potentially harmful substances.

    1 (800) 222-1222

  • Psychology

    Psychological services for patients being seen by Valley Children's physicians.

    (559) 353-6735

  • Pulmonology

    Our team of board-certified pulmonologists provide care for patients suffering from lung-related and respiratory conditions including asthma and cystic fibrosis.

    (559) 353-5550

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  • Radiology

    Imaging including X-rays, MRIs & CT scans.

    (559) 353-5917

  • Rehabilitation

    Valley Children's 20-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit is the only CARF-accredited independent pediatric facility in California.

    Inpatient: (559) 353-8030
    Rehab Pre-Admission Coordinator: (559) 353-6911

  • Respiratory Care

    Our Respiratory Care Practitioners (RCPs) provide high-quality interventions in an acute care setting and specialize in treating children with respiratory specific conditions such as asthma, pneumonia, bronchiolitis and croup.

  • Rheumatology

    Caring for children with rheumatic and inflammatory diseases including juvenile arthritis.

    (559) 353-6450

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  • Sleep Center

    Valley Children’s Sleep Center team specializes in the diagnosis of sleep-related breathing disorders in infants, children and young adults.

    (559) 353-5550

  • Speech Therapy

    Maximizing children's communication abilities and feeding/swallowing potential.

    Inpatient: (559) 353-6130
    Outpatient: (559) 353-6801

  • Spine Center

    Evaluation and treatment for a variety of spinal deformities in patients from infancy to adolescence.

    (559) 353-5941

  • Spiritual Services

    Spiritual, religious and emotional support that is culturally sensitive to all patients, families, visitors, employees and physicians regardless of religion, creed, race, gender, nationality or beliefs. See also: Chaplain Services

    (559) 353-6277

  • Surgery, Pediatric

    Board-certified and fellowship-trained pediatric surgeons at Valley Children’s provide surgical expertise for all types of congenital or acquired health conditions in children of all ages, from before birth to young adult.

    (559) 353-7290

  • Surgical Services

    The largest set of dedicated pediatric surgical suites in Central California. Both pediatric specialty surgeons and top-flight general pediatric surgeons helping kids who require surgical intervention.

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  • Trauma Services

    Multiple disciplines ensuring high-quality treatment of the pediatric trauma patient.

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  • Urgent Care

    The team of pediatric urgent care experts at the Pedi Center in Bakersfield is able to diagnose and treat many common illnesses and injuries.

    (661) 410-9500

  • Urology

    Providing expert diagnosis and management of complex genital and urological conditions and disorders in infants, children and young adults.

    (559) 353-6195

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  • Willson Heart Center

    Valley Children's pediatric cardiology center has more than a 50-year history and one of the most respected programs in the nation.

    (559) 353-6257

  • Women's Services

    Our board certified women’s services physicians provide expert care for women, from standard women’s healthcare services to preconception counseling to routine and high-risk pregnancy care.