Meet the Norton Children’s Infectious Diseases Team

Infectious disease specialists with Norton Children’s Infectious Diseases, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine, are specially trained to care for rare, complex or recurring infections in children and teens.

The Norton Children’s Difference

The care your child needs is close to home at Norton Children’s. With a 125-year presence in Louisville, Norton Children’s is a leader in pediatric care across Kentucky and Southern Indiana, providing an expanded footprint that includes:

Norton Children’s Offers Specialized Programs and Services, Including:

  • Norton Children’s Cancer Institute, affiliated with the University of Louisville, and the Addison Jo Blair Cancer Care Center, which is one of the oldest oncology programs continuously accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer.
  • Norton Children’s Heart & Vascular Institute, affiliated with the University of Louisville, a pioneer in pediatric cardiothoracic surgery. Norton Children’s heart transplant surgeons performed Kentucky’s first heart transplant in a newborn in 1986, making the hospital the second site in the United States for infant transplants. Norton Children’s Hospital will be home to the Jennifer Lawrence Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (expected completion in 2019).
  • Pediatric neurology and neurosurgery, including a Level 3 epilepsy center
  • Orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation
  • The Wendy Novak Diabetes Center
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Norton Children’s Infectious Disease

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Norton Children’s creates MIS-C multidisciplinary clinic

Norton Children’s has created a multidisciplinary clinic for children who have experienced multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) associated with COVID-19. Norton Children’s Pediatric MIS-C Multidisciplinary Clinic will give children who were hospitalized with MIS-C […]

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Doulas, se permite un visitante nocturno mientras Norton Healthcare facilita las políticas

Política de visitantes Siguiendo las pautas estatales, Norton Healthcare ha levantado su política de no visitantes.Sin embargo, para la protección de nuestros pacientes, proveedores y empleados, la política aún limita las visitas. En este momento [...]

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PMIS and COVID-19: What to watch for

Fewer children than adults have been diagnosed with COVID-19. Of children who have been diagnosed, most haven’t been very sick. Some children had cold symptoms, and we know that some children who have tested positive […]

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COVID-19 tips from the mom of a child with cystic fibrosis

My household is no stranger to germ precautions. My 2-year-old daughter, Hazel, has cystic fibrosis, which means she is at a greater risk of getting lung infections because of the thick, sticky mucus that builds […]

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I’m worried my child might have coronavirus/COVID-19. What should I do?

Esta publicación también está disponible en español. Though coronavirus/COVID-19 cases have been confirmed mostly in adults, kids are still susceptible to the virus. Norton Children’s Hospital is receiving many calls from concerned parents and caregivers. […]

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Norton Children’s creates MIS-C multidisciplinary clinic

Norton Children’s has created a multidisciplinary clinic for children who have experienced multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) associated with COVID-19. Norton Children’s Pediatric MIS-C Multidisciplinary Clinic will give children who were hospitalized with MIS-C […]

Read Full Story

Doulas, se permite un visitante nocturno mientras Norton Healthcare facilita las políticas

Política de visitantes Siguiendo las pautas estatales, Norton Healthcare ha levantado su política de no visitantes.Sin embargo, para la protección de nuestros pacientes, proveedores y empleados, la política aún limita las visitas. En este momento [...]

Read Full Story

PMIS and COVID-19: What to watch for

Fewer children than adults have been diagnosed with COVID-19. Of children who have been diagnosed, most haven’t been very sick. Some children had cold symptoms, and we know that some children who have tested positive […]

Read Full Story

COVID-19 tips from the mom of a child with cystic fibrosis

My household is no stranger to germ precautions. My 2-year-old daughter, Hazel, has cystic fibrosis, which means she is at a greater risk of getting lung infections because of the thick, sticky mucus that builds […]

Read Full Story

I’m worried my child might have coronavirus/COVID-19. What should I do?

Esta publicación también está disponible en español. Though coronavirus/COVID-19 cases have been confirmed mostly in adults, kids are still susceptible to the virus. Norton Children’s Hospital is receiving many calls from concerned parents and caregivers. […]

Read Full Story

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