Infectious Disease Services at Norton Children’s

Infectious disease specialists with Norton Children’s Infectious Diseases, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine, provide care for children and with rare, complex or recurring infections.

Infectious Disease Conditions We Treat

  • Bone and joint infections
  • Cat-scratch disease
  • Congenital infections
  • Endocarditis
  • Fever of unknown origin
  • Histoplasmosis
  • HIV infection
  • Kawasaki disease
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Mononucleosis
  • Opportunistic infections in special hosts
  • Otorrhea
  • Periodic fevers
  • Recurrent infections
  • Recurrent staph infections
  • Suspected immune deficiency
  • Tick born illnesses
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vaccine hesitancy

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 UofL School of Medicine, 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 Institute, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine, 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 is home to the Jennifer Lawrence Cardiac Intensive Care Unit.
  • Pediatric neurology and neurosurgery through Norton Children’s Neuroscience Institute, affiliated with the UofL School of Medicine, including a Level 4 epilepsy center
  • Orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation
  • The Wendy Novak Diabetes Center
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Norton Children’s Infectious Disease

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(502) 629-KIDS

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