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  • Radiology
    Nurse Videos Safety Store at Rady Children s Rethink Your Drink Injury Prevention Growing Up Columns Locations Main Campus Satellite Locations Emergency Urgent Care Programs Services Radiology Radiology Radiology Radiology Team Bone Densitometry DXA Computed Tomography CT EOS Orthopedic Imaging Magnetic Resonance Imaging MRI Locations Radiology Rose Pavilion 3rd Floor Check In 3020 Children s Way San Diego CA 92123 858 966 5861 View All Locations Kid friendly MRI The Radiology Department at Rady Children s Hospital San Diego provides comprehensive state of the art imaging services Our highly advanced equipment enables our radiologists and technologists to use the lowest possible radiation dose while providing the highest quality scans For example our EOS orthopedic imaging system produces detailed images of the spine while using significantly less radiation than a standard X ray Our 64 slice computed tomography scanner which produces detailed images within seconds uses less radiation than standard CT machines We also have a kid friendly MRI machine which enables children to watch a movie during the exam All of our radiologists are board certified and specially trained to evaluate pediatric images Imaging Services Angiography Bone densitometry DXA Computed tomography CT Diagnostic X rays EOS orthopedic imaging Fluoroscopy including

    Original URL path: http://www.rchsd.org/programs-services/radiology/ (2015-03-26)
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  • Rehabilitation Medicine
    Locations Main Campus Satellite Locations Emergency Urgent Care Programs Services Rehabilitation Medicine Rady Children s Specialists Rehabilitation Medicine Rehabilitation Medicine Rehabilitation Medicine Team Conditions Treated Inpatient Services Outpatient Services Resources Locations Rehabilitation Medicine 3030 Children s Way 3rd Floor San Diego CA 92123 858 966 8974 858 966 6721 View All Locations Comprehensive rehabilitation helped Tasie get back on her feet Read about her amazing recovery from severe head injuries The Rehabilitation Medicine Center at Rady Children s Specialists of San Diego provides inpatient rehabilitation services for children and adolescents who have a variety of physical and cognitive issues Our physicians also oversee or are an integral part of various outpatient clinics in which rehabilitation medicine is a core component Inpatient services are provided for patients with a wide range of conditions or injuries including post traumatic head injuries neurological disorders spinal cord injuries chronic pulmonary diseases infectious diseases cardiovascular disorders brain tumors and acute disabilities The goal of our program is to improve physical and cognitive function so that the child can return to his home school and daily activities All patients are evaluated and treated by our interdisciplinary team which includes a social worker case manager child life

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  • Rheumatology
    Treated Patient and Parent Education Research and Clinical Trials Resources Locations Rheumatology 7920 Frost Street Suite 200 San Diego CA 92123 858 966 8082 View All Locations The Rheumatology Program of Rady Children s Specialists of San Diego offers comprehensive care for the full spectrum of pediatric rheumatology diseases All of our specialists are board certified in rheumatology have faculty appointments at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine and are part of the UC San Diego Department of Pediatrics We provide care to children from a large catchment area which includes Mexico Orange County southern Texas Nevada and Arizona Care is provided at Rady Children s Hospital San Diego and satellite offices in San Diego and southern Riverside counties As we are known for our expertise in diagnosing pediatric rheumatologic conditions our program is major referral source for pediatricians with complex cases For the children we see a multidisciplinary care approach provides the best outcomes We refer children with joint or muscle problems who need a specific exercise program for occupational and physical therapy And we work with other pediatric specialists when additional expertise is needed An example of this is the Lupus Clinic a collaboration between the Rhematology and Nephrology divisions We encourage families to get involved with the Arthritis Foundation which helps fund a summer camp for kids provides support for an annual educational mini symposium supports an annual holiday party and helps coordinate the transition for teenagers from pediatric rheumatologists to adult specialists The Foundation also holds a yearly Arthritis Walk and Jingle Bell 5K run to raise awareness and educate the public about rheumatic diseases Along with providing expert care we are involved in cutting edge research to advance the treatment of pediatric rheumatologic diseases We also educate future specialists by training pediatric

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  • Sleep Center
    disorders including obstructive sleep apnea obstructive and non obstructive hypoventilation central apnea primary snoring and narcolepsy Our sleep medicine specialists Daniel Lesser M D and Meerana Lim M D are board certified pulmonologists with expertise in sleep related breathing disorders To arrive at a diagnosis the doctors may first evaluate your child to see if a sleep study or polysomnography is needed If a sleep study is necessary your child and one parent spend the night in an environment designed to relax the young patient promoting normal sleep The sleep study is performed by a registered sleep polysomnography technologist using state of the art equipment The data is then analyzed and the specialist interprets the data to determine the appropriate treatment Polysomnographic testing measures physiologic changes allowing sleep stages respiratory abnormalities cardiac arrhythmias body movements arousal from sleep and abnormal behaviors in sleep to be identified Scheduling a Sleep Study Please make sure we have your most current contact information phone number and address If you have scheduling questions or need to talk to someone in the sleep lab please call and leave a message at 858 635 1214 Calls are returned within 24 hours Monday through Friday Please wait at least two weeks after the study was ordered to call to schedule a study If you have questions please call the main pulmonary office at 858 966 5846 If you are unable to keep your scheduled appointment please contact the lab as soon as possible the wait list for sleep studies is quite long If you do not give at least 24 hours notice for cancellation we may not be able to reschedule the study Night of Study On the night of the study go to the main Hospital entrance entrance 1 If you arriving by car you may

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  • Special Needs Clinic
    MyChart About Us Who We Are Newsroom Patient Stories Research Get Involved Events Publications Health Safety Health Library Ask Your Nurse Videos Safety Store at Rady Children s Rethink Your Drink Injury Prevention Growing Up Columns Locations Main Campus Satellite Locations Emergency Urgent Care Programs Services Special Needs Clinic Special Needs Clinic Special Needs Clinic Special Needs Clinic Rady Children s Hospital San Diego Special Needs Clinic UC San Diego Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine 7910 Frost Street Suite 350 San Diego CA 92123 858 496 4812 858 496 4850 The Special Needs Clinic at Rady Children s Hospital San Diego cares for medically fragile children with complex healthcare needs As the only primary care practice in San Diego to do so we offer these children a medical home providing care that is accessible comprehensive compassionate and sensitive to cultural differences We see more than 300 patients with a wide range of medical conditions many are unable to communicate verbally walk stand or feed themselves on their own Among the conditions we manage are Multisystem failure Complex neurological disorders Stroke or traumatic coma Complex pulmonary management including ventilator dependence Respiratory failure and pulmonary edema Major GI diagnoses with complications Septicemia and

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  • Speech-Language Pathology
    Urgent Care Programs Services Speech Language Pathology Speech Language Pathology Forms for Your Child s Appointment Speech Language Pathology Speech Language Pathology Team Signs of Speech Problems Evaluation Conditions Treated Services Speech Milestones Patient and Parent Education Frequently Asked Questions Resources Locations Speech Language Pathology 3665 Kearny Villa Road Suite 300 San Diego CA 92123 858 966 5838 TTY 858 495 7767 858 278 6627 View All Locations The Speech Language Pathology Department evaluates children with speech language cognitive feeding swallowing and auditory impairments and provides specialized therapy to develop their language skills We offer individual paired peer and group therapy along with community and caregiver education for those who are concerned about their child s speech language or communication skills Learn more about our services Signs of Speech Problems You child may have a speech problem if he or she Never gestures or imitates Cannot associate a name with an object Does not talk frequently or at all Cannot understand speech Almost never imitates speech For signs of speech problems by age group click here Thanks to a generous donation children are now able to actively create explore and learn new sounds and language through our Music and Literacy

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  • Spiritual Care
    Clinical Pastoral Education Hope Bereavement Support Program Volunteer Chaplain Program Resources Spiritual Care Spiritual Care Reverend Ryan Sey 858 966 7493 rsey rchsd org Reverend Ryan Sey M Div leads the Spiritual Care Department The Spiritual Care Department provides spiritual support and resources to patients and families honoring each person s faith traditions and spiritual perspectives Spiritual care is available to all patients and families at Rady Children s The chaplain helps integrate spiritual support and understanding into the healthcare setting and provides spiritual care in the context of the family s spiritual perspective and religious traditions Chaplains routinely work with families from a variety of religious traditions as well as with families who do not have a spiritual tradition or practice Spiritual concerns are very common when a child is hospitalized whether or not a family has had a spiritual practice For this reason we provide services to assist patients and families in adjusting to and coping with the illness or injury they are facing Chaplains are trained in faith development and provide spiritual care to pediatric patients with respect to the patient s developmental level Our programs include Hope Bereavement Support Program Volunteer Chaplain Program Our services include Spiritual assessment of families and patients with attention to the patient s developmental needs Spiritual crisis intervention Spiritual counsel for spiritual support concerns distress and guidance Clinical spiritual care to assist the patient and family adjust to and cope with the child s illness injury and hospitalization Access to specific clergy for families priest rabbi imam etc Facilitation of the family s clergy or religious community to provide support for the family Pastoral consultation for bioethical questions that family and the healthcare team are facing Consultation for the healthcare team about spiritual religious and cultural issues in patient care Religious

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  • Sports Medicine
    Medicine Team Conditions Treated Exercise Plans Surgery Videos For Professionals Resources Locations Sports Medicine 7910 Frost Street Suite 190 San Diego CA 92123 858 966 9360 858 966 4047 View All Locations Keeping young athletes in the game That s our motto at 360 Sports Medicine While other sports medicine programs focus on getting athletes back into the game after injury we go beyond providing treatment 360 Sports Medicine is the only program serving San Diego and Imperial counties to provide 360 degrees of care from preventing and treating injuries to helping improve the performance of young athletes Comprehensive state of the art care is provided by a multidisciplinary team including orthopedic surgeons sports medicine specialists concussion specialists physical therapists nutritionists and certified athletic trainers Our team works closely with young athletes primary care physician other specialists parents and coaches to help them make a safe and rapid return to sports and activities 360 Sports Medicine offers a full spectrum of services including Orthopedic assessments and treatment Sports physical therapy Sports Injury Prevention Program Nutrition counseling Concussion assessment and treatment Motion assessment at our Motion Analysis Laboratory and the Center for Human Performance We are uniquely qualified to understand the

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