Meet Afshin Aminian, MD, as he talks about having scoliosis surgery at CHOC Children's. He'll introduce this series of videos we made just for teens.
Concussions in children can cause lingering symptoms. Drs. Sharief Taraman and Jonathan Romain explain what happens to the brain after a concussion.
Dr. Paul Lubinsky and Michelle Lubahn share their insight into drowning, which is the second leading cause of unintentional related injury related deaths.
Dr. Jacqueline Winkelmann speaks on safeguarding prescription drugs in the home where children are present is critical & explains the dangers of prescribed drugs.
Dr. Anjan Batra, CHOC Children's, speaks about heart conditions and preventive measures that can be taken to prevent sudden cardiac death in young athletes.
Dr. Nguyen Pham tells us that food, coins, and toys are the primary causes of choking for a child.
Dr. Daniel Jaffurs, CHOC Children's, tells us about the possible causes the birth defect cleft palate and what can be done to correct it.
Dr. Troy Renya explains if a baby is born with a lump or bump, when is it serious and discusses diagnosis and what treatment may be recommended.
Dr. Phil Schwartz explains how autism is currently is being diagnosed and how new new research may lead to diagnosing the disorder with a simple blood test.
In this segment, Dr. Andrew Shulman, CHOC Children's, helps us to understand chronic pain, a condition where a patient's sensitivity to pain is abnormal.
In this segment, Dr. Pierangelo Renella, CHOC Children's, talks about Cardiac MRI, the advanced non-invasive imaging technique for diagnosing heart defects.
Dr. Troy Renya, CHOC Children's, explains what a hernia is and how hernias in children are different from adult hernias.
In this segment of American Health Journal, Dr. Gupreet Ahuja, physician at CHOC Children's, describes the difference between tonsils and adenoids.
Dr. Elias Wehbi, pediatric urologist at CHOC Children's, tells us about circumcisions and when circumcisions need intervention for repair.
Dr. Paul Lubinsky, Associate Director of the PICU at CHOC Children’s, speaks to the reasons why children snore & treatments that are available for snoring.
In this segment of American Health Journal, Dr. Carl Weinert, physician at CHOC, discusses the most common playground injuries.
In this video, Dr. Elias Wehbi, pediatric urologist at CHOC Children's, talks about hydroceles in children and describes the most common type.
Dr. Tony Khoury, chief of pediatric urology at CHOC Children's, describes bladder exstrophy and what effects it has on children who have the condition.
Dr. Irene McAleer, pediatric urologist at CHOC Children's, discusses the topic of undescended testes and ideal age to treat.
In this video, Dr. Tony Khoury, chief of pediatric urology at CHOC Children's, addresses the complications of neurogenic bladder.
Dr. Gordon McLorie, pediatric urologist at CHOC Children's, tells us about hypospadias, a condition with no known cause that affects children.
Dr. Tony Khoury, chief of pediatric urology at CHOC Children's, discusses the unique care and treatment of bladder exstrophy in multidisciplinary fashion.
In this video, Dr. Irene McAleer, pediatric urologist at CHOC Children's, addresses the symptons of prenatal hydronephrosis.
In this segment, Dr. Tony Khoury, chief of pediatric urology, talks about importance of independence for an adolescent or teenager with neurogenic bladder.
In this segment, Dr. Michael Cater, CHOC Children's, explains that there are many reasons for hives & describes the more common rashes that are treated.