Nationally Ranked CareIn the 2022-23 U.S. News & World Report rankings of the Best Children’s Hospitals, Lurie Children’s continues to be the top hospital in Illinois, ranking in 9 specialties.
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Ann & Robert H. LurieChildren’s Hospital of Chicago225 E. Chicago AvenueChicago, Illinois 60611
We take specialized and evidence-based approaches to diagnosing children’s disorders that affect digestion and nutrition and then seek out the appropriate treatment.
If your child has a central line, it's important to know how to properly care for it. Learn more about how to change the dressing and flush a central line.
Lurie Children's offers diagnostic procedures for various digestive and liver conditions.
Children with feeding tubes need care tailored to their specific needs. Learn about Lurie Children's recommendations for caring for children with feeding tubes.
The specialists at Lurie Children's treat Pediatric Eosinophilic Esophagitis.
Lurie Children's offers a pediatric G-tube guide for administering feedings through a feeding tube. Discover answers about G-tube placement here.
Learn how to properly assess and hydrate children with short bowel syndrome with a short video produced by Lurie Children's.
Learn about the guidelines that can prevent stool retention over longer periods of time.
The Serial Transverse Enteroplasty Procedure (STEP) is a surgical technique to increase bowel length so it can function more efficiently, decreasing infections and improving nutrition for our patients.