Growing up Dr. Edward Beatty was a daring little boy, which always seemed to translate into injury during play. Whether it was the time he broke a bone or gashed his leg wide open, his father would tell him time and again to rub some dirt on it and get back out there — no […]
To Dr. Anya Kleinman, there’s no such thing as extra knowledge. Whether traveling, reading, raising her 2 boys or saving the lives of patients as Akron Children’s new pediatric emergency medicine physician, she is always eager to ask questions and expand her knowledge base to further explore her passions. It’s that love of learning that […]
As an Emergency Services pediatrician at Akron Children’s, Thomas Wolski Jr., DO (known as T.J. to his family and colleagues) knows on any given day he needs to be ready for the unexpected or urgent needs of infants, children and teens. And, thanks to his dad’s good advice of ‘having the right tool for the […]
I’ll be there for you is not only the theme song to Dr. Lauren Ousley’s favorite TV show, Friends, but also a theme that echoes through the Emergency Department at Akron Children’s where she works. As one of the department’s new physicians, Dr. Ousley splits her time between the Emergency and Sedation Services Department to […]
When she began her career here at the age of 24, Debbie Baldwin didn’t plan on working at Akron Children’s Hospital for nearly 40 years, but “the years flew by.” As the lead patient access representative for the Emergency department, she not only loves what she does, she’s clearly good at it as well.
First, I would like to start by saying that it is hard to choose just one story because all of my experiences at Akron Children’s Hospital have been exceptional.