The Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs) at Riley Hospital for Children and IU Health Methodist Hospital are putting visitor restrictions in place starting Monday, Nov. 18th. Only visits by parents plus four designated adults identified by the parents will be allowed on the NICU floor.
Siblings and children under 18 will not be permitted. These restrictions minimize risk of infection to patients already at risk and will be in place through spring 2020.
The Aerodigestive Program at Riley at IU Health provides care from multiple specialties to children with airway, lung, feeding and upper digestive tract disorders.
The team approach in our Aerodigestive Program helps improve the quality of care for our patients and families by involving multiple medical specialties at the same time. Our aerodigestive team includes an otolaryngologist (ear nose, and throat doctor), pulmonologist (lung doctor), gastroenterologist (upper digestive tract doctor) and speech therapist (swallowing, feeding specialist). We work together to help children with medical conditions such as:
We discuss each child with all members of the team to determine the next best steps in evaluation and treatment. Our dedicated nurse coordinator to help families through this process.
You and your child will meet with our team during your first clinic visit. We will work with you and your child’s doctor to develop a treatment plan that will provide the best outcome for your child.
We treat many different conditions. Below is more information about some, but not all, of the conditions that we treat.
We offer a number of different Aerodigestive services. Below are some, but not all, of the services that we provide. If you have a question about a specific service that is not listed here, please contact our program.
Our doctors provide expert family-centered care. Learn about our pediatric aerodigestive specialists.
We provide multispecialty care for a number of conditions. Below are links to our related departments.
The pediatric pulmonologists, gastroenterologists, otolaryngologists and speech pathologists at Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health work with you to provide advanced diagnosis and treatment for your patient. You can refer a patient and learn about our aerodigestive research and education programs.
Riley at IU Health works with referring physicians in Indiana and beyond.Refer A Patient
Visit the Section of Pediatric Pulmonology, Allergy and Sleep Medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine for information about the latest research in the field of pulmonology.
As faculty members of the Indiana University School of Medicine, we help train the next generation of pediatric pulmonologists. Our Pediatric Pulmonology Fellowship Program provides post-residency training in an atmosphere of mentorship and collaboration.