Your children’s sports season is over. No more daily practices and workouts. They’ve earned a right to rest their bodies – but proper recovery includes preparation for next season. Young athletes may benefit from off-season conditioning, said Dr. Zaid Khatib, a pediatric hospitalist and sports medicine physician at Akron Children’s Hospital. Off-season strength and flexibility […]
As a former hockey player and avid fan, Dr. Thomas Wojciechowski knows the success that comes from working as a team. Now a hospitalist at Akron Children’s Hospital Beeghly campus, Dr. Wojciechowski sees first-hand how patients benefit from a team approach to caring. By working in tandem with pediatricians and specialists, Dr. Wojciechowski helps provide […]
Dr. Prabi Rajbhandari’s native Nepal is best known for the world’s tallest mountain – Mt. Everest. Although Ohio isn’t known for its mountain tops, Dr. Rajbhandari has made a home for herself at Akron Children’s where she works hard to take patient care to new heights. As a hospitalist, Dr. Rajbhandari specializes in managing the […]
Hannah Rhodes, DO, a hospitalist at Akron Children’s Hospital’s Beeghly campus, becomes part of a patient’s world when they’re admitted to the hospital. Here, she helps primary care physicians diagnose and manage a child’s care during their stay as an inpatient. Although her personalized, daily bedside visits help her get to know patients’ needs by […]
Although it may look like a tiny spider bite at first, a methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection can spread quickly a be difficult to treat. In this Children’s Channel video, Dr. Corrie Stofcho, a pediatric hospitalist at Akron Children’s Hospital, discusses the symptoms and treatment of this potentially dangerous disease.
Whether it’s dancing, hiking or snow skiing, Dr. Lauren Bouton is not one to sit idle. Growing up, backyard adventures fueled her zest for life, but today it’s her passion for caring that’s brought her to our backyard.