Conditions and treatments

Focused on your child’s health and wellness

Our team works with kids from infancy through late adolescence. We work with you, too. We’re here to answer your questions about parenting and childhood health, and to be a source of support and guidance. Your child’s well-being is as important to us as it is to you.

Treatments and services

Our providers are here for you and your family in times of sickness and health. Our services keep children well and help them have a happy childhood. We offer treatments for all ages, including:

Infants and children
teen girl doing push up
  • Childhood growth evaluation and management 

  • Childhood immunizations

  • Eating disorders evaluation and treatment 

  • Health maintenance and supervision

  • Management and follow-up of chronic health conditions 

  • Menstruation counseling 

  • Minor surgical procedures 

  • Nutritional counseling 

  • Physical exams 

  • Sports physicals 

  • Well-baby and well-child care

  • Contraception counseling

  • Eating disorders evaluation and treatment

  • Health maintenance and supervision

  • Management and follow-up of chronic health conditions

  • Menstruation counseling

  • Minor surgical procedures

  • Nutritional counseling

  • Physical exams

  • Self-image counseling for teens

  • Sex-related counseling and treatment

  • Sports physicals

  • Stress management counseling for teens

  • Substance abuse counseling and treatment

  • Teen relationship counseling

Locations

We’re nearby and ready to help

Our pediatric clinics are located throughout the Madison, Wis. and Rockford, Ill. areas.

    Meet our team

    Experts who care

    Kids are our specialty. We have a large team of doctors and nurse practitioners who focus solely on pediatric and adolescent medicine. As necessary, they turn to other UW Health Kids experts to help your child get the highest level of expertise.

    Our providers

    Skip the waiting room

    Urgent care 24/7 - If you are in Wisconsin, Care Anywhere urgent care video visits give you easy, quick access to care so you can see a medical provider without leaving the comfort of your home. No appointment needed.

    Learn more and start your visit

    Programs and resources

    Special care for special kids

    UW Health Kids is committed to helping your child be as healthy as possible. Caring for kids is a job we take seriously.

    We offer the highest level of care for children when they’re sick. We also encourage well-child visits, education and prevention. Our goals are to help your child be well and to be at your side in times of need. We provide expertise, compassion and the best medical care available.

    Note: Not all services are available in all locations.

    We provide care and guidance to children who have problems with abnormal clotting and bleeding. This includes girls who have heavy menstrual bleeding. 

    We offer complete gynecological care for girls of all ages. This includes treatment of menstrual problems and conditions such as endometriosis and ovarian cysts. We also provide contraception, counseling and surgical procedures. 

    Sometimes kids have symptoms that are hard to diagnose. Many families seek second opinions about their child’s diagnosis or managing a puzzling condition. Doctors in our Pediatric Diagnostic and Consultation Clinic look at challenging situations with a new set of eyes. 

    We have an emergency department designed for kids. It helps make children and their families more comfortable during what can be a stressful time. 

    Emergency care for kids

    Patient support and resources

    Developmental milestones

    At certain ages, children typically meet specific markers of growth and development. These are known as milestones. Knowing these milestones can be helpful.

    Visit our Kids Health library for extensive information about breastfeeding, communication and other important milestones.

    If you have concerns about your child meeting certain milestones, consult your child’s doctor.

    Health Facts for You 

    We offer an extensive list of pediatric health and parenting topics through Health Facts for You.

    Parenting information

    These resources can provide helpful information for parents and others raising children: 

    Physical exams and sports physicals 

    The following might be useful if your child will be coming to us for a sports physical. We ask that you complete the history form before your visit.

    Smiling child with signing UW Health Kids
    UW Health Kids
    Our pediatric experts have served the special needs of children for more than 100 years. We focus on each child’s unique needs and offer social and emotional support to help you and your child face even the most complex condition. Our long history includes the creation of medical advances that save lives around the world. Together, we get your child back to health and enjoying being a kid.