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What is a pediatric gastroenterologist and why would I need to bring my child to one?

Pediatric gastroenterologists treat children with gastrointestinal issues from the newborn period through the teen years, and in some cases, into early adulthood.

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Pediatric Pain Medicine Clinic — It’s not what you think!

Dr. Elisha Peterson addresses some common misconceptions about pain medicine and explains what actually happens in pain medicine clinics.

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COVID testing FAQs

With coronavirus cases on the rise, you may be contemplating COVID-19 testing for your child. Here are some answers to frequently asked questions about the test.

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How to prepare your child for a COVID-19 test

Here are some things you can do to prepare your child for a COVID-19 test that will help ease some of their potential fear and anxiety.

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Let it go! The down and dirty on pediatric constipation and fecal soiling

Constipation is one of the most common issues seen at pediatric gastrointestinal (GI) offices. But with the help of your pediatrician or gastroenterologist, the issue can be fixed!