Pediatric Intestinal Rehabilitation Center
The intestinal rehabilitation program at Children’s Health is the only once of its kind in North Texas. We provide integrated care including both inpatient and outpatient management.
We recognize that every child is unique and we air to find management strategies that work for the entire family. Our recommendations are accompanied by extensive training for family members and care providers to help manage long-term medical needs and enjoy the best quality of life.
Our multidisciplinary team includes gastroenterologist, surgeons, nursing, wound/ostomy, dietetics, speech therapy, neonatology and social work.
Conditions We Treat
- Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP)
- Intestinal atresias
- Intestinal failure
- Currently we treat patients from Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, New Mexico and Arizona.
- We are the only center in North Texas providing Comprehensive Intestinal Rehabilitation since 2007.
- Research performed by our team includes intestinal bacterial overgrowth, catheter related bloodstream infections and central vein thrombosis.