Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
The Pediatric Aerodigestive Center at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC diagnosis and treats all types of airway, breathing, and swallowing disorders.
Our dedicated team provides medical and surgical care for children with:
The types of disorders appropriate for referral to the center include:
The center's multidisciplinary team provides care as needed.
Our staff includes:
Learn more about the advanced techniques we use to diagnose and treat children with aerodigestive disorders.
Heather A. Carr, MA, CCC-SLP
Katherine White, MA, CCC-SLP
Jan Senkinc, AS, RRT, Respiratory Education Coordinator
As a comprehensive resource center, the Aerodigestive Center is available to your child, referring physicians, and surgeons who may request diagnoses, second opinions, treatment plans, and definitive treatment.
We require referrals from primary care doctors or other Children’s Hospital specialty services. We also may require authorization from the insurance provider and primary care physician if your child is enrolled in managed care insurance plans.
We must receive all necessary referral and authorization forms before your child's visit.
For accurate provider numbers or more information, please call our office.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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