Infant screening to detect phenylketonuria, a genetic disorder that can cause severe mental retardation.
A diet widely prescribed by pediatricians today to counteract childhood obesity.
UB researcher developed a technique to treat respiratory distress syndrome in extremely premature infants, increasing their chance of survival.
Lung surfactant therapy administered to premature babies to assist breathing in the first critical hours after birth.
The Department of Pediatrics is composed of 17 divisions:
There are more than 17 individual practice plans within UBMD,
offering a full range of primary and specialty care for children,
adults and seniors.