Dr. Leslie McQuiston was recently interviewed on Fox 7’s Good Day Austin Live to discuss the use of video games and biofeedback for accidental daytime and nighttime wetting (bedwetting). Parents are typically encouraged to steer their children away from video game. Children’s Urology, however, is using them to help kids overcome the common problem of wetting.
Children’s Urology opens a multi-disciplinary clinic dedicated to addressing bowel and bladder problems—conditions that often go hand in hand. They have launched their Combined Care Clinic with pediatric gastroenterologist, Dr. Anees Siddiqui to provide the most comprehensive treatment for Central Texas children.
Clayton Murphy was born with a rare, genetic and complex disorder called Zellweger Syndrome. His condition required routine visits to more than a dozen physicians and therapists. During a 60-day in patient stay at Dell Children’s Medical Center, pediatric urologist, Dr. Danielle Sweeney got to know the Murphy’s well. She wanted to do something fun for the family. With the help of the Round Rock Express, Dr. Sweeney helped organize a special visit for Clayton with the Round Rock Express.
Before Aaron Mitchell was born, doctors were unsure if he would survive. Sonogram pictures showed pressure building inside of Aaron’s stomach. Uncertain about his condition or fate, the Mitchell family was referred to Dr. George Seremetis, pediatric urologist of Children’s Urology, to observe pre-natally what might be the cause. He was able to give the family a name for the disorder and, more importantly, hope for Aaron’s future.
When doctors revealed an abnormality during a routine sonogram, the Mitchell’s were worried, unsure of the fate of their unborn child. They found relief, however, when they met pediatric urologist George Seremetis, MD for a prenatal counseling session. He not only gave them a name for Aaron’s illness—prune belly syndrome—he gave them hope. More on YNN-TV.
Austin, TX – June 19, 2013 – 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.
The rankings highlight top U.S. children’s hospitals in a variety of medical specialties. The Dell Children’s program, led by Children’s Urology specialists, ranked No. 41 out of 179 U.S. children’s hospitals in the specialty of pediatric urology, an improvement from last year’s rank of No. 49.