Patient Health Information

Choking Prevention: What Can I Do to Keep My Child from Choking?

Choking is a very common cause of unintentional injury or death in children under age one, and the danger remains significant until the age of five.

Reducing Choking Risks: Tips for Early Education and Child Care Settings

High risk foods and food characteristics:  Hard candy  Peanuts/nuts  Peanuts/nuts  Hard candy  Peanuts/nuts  Seeds  Whole grapes  Raw carrots  Apples  Popcorn  Hot dogs  Chunks of peanut butter  Marshmallows  Chewing gum  Sausages 

En Español: La Pérdida de la Audición

La pérdida de la audiciónPrueba de Audición de cinco minutos ¿Cómo funciona el sentido de la audición? ¿Qué puedo hacer para mejorar mi audición?

Fine Needle Aspiration

What Is FNA?

Facial Plastic Surgery

Facial expressions allow us to interact and communicate with each other. Our appearance also has an impact on how others perceive us, so many people try to always put their “best face forward.”

Pediatric Thyroid Cancer

The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of the throat. It has two lobes joined in the middle by a strip of tissue (the isthmus).

Children and Facial Trauma

What is facial trauma?

Thyroid Disorders and Surgery

Your thyroid gland is one of the endocrine glands that makes hormones to regulate physiological functions in your body, like metabolism (heart rate, sweating, energy consumed).