We know that the wellbeing of your child is your priority. We also understand that genital health may not be easy to understand or research, which is why we’re providing you information here. For this article, we’re focusing on undescended testicles, one of the most common genital abnormality in boys, and one we often treat at Children’s Urology.
‘Tis the season for flu and cold. During this time of year when the temperature drops, people tend…
Holiday travel can be hectic, especially with little ones in tow. Here are tips to keep you and your family safe (and sane!) whether in the air or on the road.
Every month, several university students “shadow” the Children’s Urology physicians as part of the UT Health Careers Mentorship program. For students, the opportunity offers a close up view of a medical profession. For our physicians, it gives them a chance to expose medicine to a future generation of doctors while doing something they love to do…teach!
Kidney stones can be painful for adults. Ouch. Now imagine how uncomfortable they can be for a child and their delicate urinary tract.To prevent kidney stones in your kiddos, follow these three simple tips.
Too much sugar in a diet can make kids irritable and lead to tummy aches. It can also lead to a higher incidence of kidney stones. So, how do you keep your kids’ diets on track without being a scrooge? Here are three tips.
Doctors, medical staff and other members of the Austin community, gathered on November 9 to ‘Party with a Purpose’, a fundraising event for Dell Children’s Surgical Global Outreach program, which offers surgical care in one of the world’s poorest communities. Children’s Urology, one of the event sponsors, has been volunteering on the medical trips to Guatemala since the program was launched four years ago.
It’s the time of year we all dread, flu season is here. Help your little ones from falling prey to the virus by getting their annual flu shot.
Congratulations to Danielle Sweeney, MD, for making the 2014 Texas Super Doctors Rising Stars ranking published in the July issue of Texas Monthly magazine. Super Doctors is a selective and diverse listing of outstanding doctors, representing consumer-oriented medical specialties.
For a third consecutive year, the pediatric urology program at Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas was recognized among the top programs in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report 2014-15 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings. Led by Children’s Urology specialists, the Dell Children’s program ranked No. 49 out of 183 U.S. children’s hospitals in the specialty of pediatric urology.