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Pediatric Infectious Disease

Pediatric infectious diseases

Pediatric infectious disease is the medical specialty that treats serious infectious diseases or recurring, complicated infections caused by bacteria, virus, or other disease agents. A pediatric infectious disease specialist works with your child's pediatrician to identify the unique signs and symptoms of infectious diseases in babies, children and adolescents.

Our board-certified pediatric infectious disease specialist diagnoses and treats symptoms or illness, such as:

  • Chronic or recurring infections
  • Prolonged or unexplained fever
  • Congenital infections
  • Hepatitis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Meningitis
  • MRSA infection 
  • Skin and soft tissue infections
  • Bone and joint infection
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Lyme disease, or other tick-borne diseases or infections

Pediatric infectious disease care is available at:

Boys Town National Research Hospital – Pacific Street Medical Clinic
14080 Boys Town Hospital Rd
Boys Town, NE 68010
(531) 533-6900

Our pediatric infectious disease physician: