Physician Specialty Clinics

University of Iowa Children’s Hospital offers the following pediatric specialty clinics at ChildServe Center – Johnston:

  • Genetics
  • Metabolic
  • Neuromuscular
  • Orthopedic

Genetics Clinic

UI Children’s Hospital pediatric genetic specialists offer clinic-based medical care for children with genetic conditions. Services include testing, diagnosis, counseling, and treatment. Contact: UI Children’s Hospital. 855- KID AT UI (855-543-2884)

Metabolic Clinic

The Metabolic Genetics Clinic provides counseling, treatment, and follow-up care for children born with metabolic disorders—conditions that affect how the body makes or uses energy from foods. Contact: UI Children’s Hospital. 855- KID AT UI (855-543-2884)

Neuromuscular Clinic

A child who has seizures, delayed development (such as sitting, speaking, walking), weakness, unusual headaches or abnormal movements should see a doctor who specializes in the care of children’s brain or nervous system disorders. A pediatric neurologist has been specially trained to understand a child’s developing nervous system, which includes the brain, spinal cord, muscles, and nerves, and to treat diseases that affect the nervous system. Contact: UI Children’s Hospital. 855- KID AT UI (855-543-2884)

Pediatric Orthopedic Clinic

Orthopedic surgeons from UI Children's Hospital to offer a monthly pediatric orthopedic clinic. Common conditions include intoeing, clubfoot and foot disorders, scoliosis and spine concerns, cerebral palsy, spina bifida, hip dysplasia and perthes, bow legs, leg length discrepancies, foot pain, and knee pain. Contact: UI Children’s Hospital. 855- KID AT UI (855-543-2884)

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