Our Services

Adenoidectomy

Children who have a tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy to treat sleep apnea usually have a noticeable improvement in their symptoms within 6 months of...

Adolescent sleep studies

Sleep studies are tests that watch what happens to your body during sleep. The studies are done to find out what is causing your sleep problems....

Branchial cleft cyst excision

Most swollen glands or lumps under the skin are not cause for concern. The glands (lymph nodes) on either side of the neck, under the jaw, or...

Bronchoscopy

Bronchoscopy is a procedure doctors use to look at the airways leading to the lungs. During bronchoscopy, a thin, lighted instrument (bronchoscope)...

Bunionectomy

Bunion surgery generally involves an incision in the top or side of the big toe joint and the removal or realignment of soft tissue and bone to...

Chalazion excision

Chalazion is a round, slowly emerging, localized swelling, in the form of a cyst located on the lower or upper eyelid. (Chalazion is the Greek word...

Child care

Providence Wee Care is a place of laughter, learning and play for children ages 6 weeks through 6 years. We provide an integrated developmental...

Chordee procedure

Hypospadias is sometimes treated with surgery to correct the placement of the urethral opening, usually during the first year of life. There are...

Circumcision

Male circumcision is a surgery to remove the foreskin, a fold of skin that covers and protects the rounded tip of the penis. The foreskin provides...

Cleft lip repair

Cleft lip is a treatable birth defect that occurs when the tissues of the upper jaw and nose do not join as expected during fetal development,...

Closed reduction/manipulation

A closed reduction is done on a simple fractures in which the bones can be put back in place by simply manipulating them back together without...

Dental extraction

A tooth that is severely damaged may need to be removed. A surgeon who specializes in surgeries of the mouth (oral and maxillofacial surgeon) or...

Dental rehabilitation

In most cases, the recovery period lasts only a few days. The following will help speed recovery: Take painkillers as prescribed by your...

Diagnostic laparoscopy

Laparoscopy is a surgery that uses a thin, lighted tube put through a cut (incision) in the belly to look at the abdominal organs or the female...

Ear foreign body removal

Objects (foreign bodies) inserted into the ear usually do not cause significant damage. But objects that are inserted forcefully can damage the ear...

Ear paper/fat patch

A hole in the eardrum or "perforated eardrum" can come from a bad ear infection; a surgical procedure, such as placement of an ear tube;...

Echocardiogram

An echocardiogram (also called an echo) is a type of ultrasound test that uses high-pitched sound waves that are sent through a device called a...

Endoscopic sinus surgery

In endoscopic sinus surgery, an endoscope is inserted into the nose, providing the doctor with an inside view of the sinuses. Surgical instruments...

Fracture repair

Fracture repair is surgery to fix a broken bone using plates, nails, screws or pins.

Ganglion treatment and removal

Ganglions usually do not need treatment. Because a ganglion is not cancerous and may disappear with time, your doctor may recommend watching the...

Gastrostomy

When neither surgery nor a stent placement is possible, the doctor may insert a gastrostomy tube through the wall of the abdomen directly into the...

Hand-finger percutaneous pinning

You will probably need surgery to fix your fracture. The type of surgery you have will depend on where the break is and how bad it is. Your doctor...

Hydrocele repair

A hydrocele (say “HY-druh-seel”) is a buildup of watery fluid around one or both testicles. It causes the scrotum or groin area to swell. A...

Hypospadias repair

Hypospadias is sometimes treated with surgery to correct the placement of the urethral opening, usually during the first year of life. There are...

Implanted hearing aid

An Implanted hearing aid, is a surgically inserted hearing device. A sound processor transmits sound vibrations to an inserted titanium implant....

Laparoscopic orchiopexy

Surgery to move an undescended testicle into the scrotum is called orchiopexy or orchidopexy. It is usually performed on babies who are 6 to 15...

Laryngoscopy

Laryngoscopy is an examination that lets your doctor look at the back of your throat, your voice box (larynx), and vocal cords with a scope...

Ligament and tendon repair

Ligament and tendon repair is surgery to repair a damaged or torn tendon or ligament.

Mandibular/maxillary osteotomy

Orthognathic surgery treats malocclusion ("poor bite") by restructuring the jaw through cutting the bone and repositioning the bone...

Meatoplasty

Meatal stenosis is the most common long-term complication of male circumcision. Stenosis is a blockage or narrowing that develops in the opening of...

Middle ear exploration

Middle ear infections are usually diagnosed using a health history, a physical exam, and an ear exam. With a middle ear infection, the eardrum,...

MyChart

MyChart is a free service that gives you online access to your health record. Whether you're at work, at home or on the road, MyChart allows you to view your medical information, see instructions from your care team, pay bills and more. 

Myringotomy

Ear tubes are plastic and shaped like a hollow spool. Doctors suggest tubes for children who have repeat ear infections or when fluid stays behind...

Nasolacrimal duct probe

Tears normally drain from the eye through small tubes called tear ducts that stretch from the eye into the nose. A blocked tear duct occurs when...

Neck mass excision

Most neck masses in children are benign and due to either inflammation or congenital disorders. The treatment for most congenital neck masses is...

Neonatal long-term EEG monitoring with video

A diagnostic test called an electroencephalogram, or EEG, can help determine if a patient is having seizures. An EEG is a test that records...

Newborn and neonatal occupational and physical therapy

Physical therapy is treatment to improve mobility to relieve pain, and to restore physical function and overall fitness. The physical therapist...

Newborn and neonatal surgery

We provide consultation, diagnosis and treatment for children with surgical needs, including neonatal surgery and surgery for congenital anomalies....

Newborn care services with NICU care

Should you need us, we have the largest neonatal intensive care unit in the northwest. We offer 19 single-family suites, for a capacity of 70...

Orchiectomy

Orchiectomy is the removal of one or both testicles (testes) and is generally performed by a urologist. The testicles are the male sex organs that...

Otoplasty

Otoplasty, is a cosmetic surgery to change the look of a person's ears through a combination of moving, reshaping, adding, or removing structural...

Pediatric aquatic therapy

Warm-water aquatic therapy gives children a fun and soothing way to work on therapy goals. Water resistance and density, buoyancy and warmth...

Pediatric audiology clinic

Pediatric audiology encompasses assessing the hearing of newborns, infants, toddlers and school-age children. 

Pediatric augmentative and alternative communication clinic

The Augmentative and Alternative Communication Clinic at Providence Neurodevelopmental Center for Children provides comprehensive, state-of-the-art evaluation and treatment for children whose speech or expressive language is either severely or profoundly impaired. 

Pediatric epilepsy monitoring

Pediatric epilepsy monitoring (EMU) is done with video for pediatric patients who have had difficulty controlling their seizures with medication,...

Pediatric follow-up clinics for high-risk infants

Providence Neurodevelopmental Center for Children provides a clinic for infants who are at risk for delays in developmental growth or feeding problems due to premature birth or significant illness. 

Pediatric long-term care

Pediatric long-term care is round-the-clock care in a pediatric nursing facility for children who have profound disabilities and complex medical...

Pediatric modified barium swallow study

A pediatric modified barium swallow study is an X-ray video that shows how a child swallows various foods and liquids. The study provides detailed...

Pediatric neurodevelopmental evaluations and treatment

Providence Neurodevelopmental Center for Children offers neurodevelopmental evaluations and treatment for pediatric patients who may have specific areas of concern or more complex diagnostic and treatment needs. 

Pediatric nutrition

Registered dietitians assess and work with infants and children who experience feeding difficulties, weight gain or loss, obesity or food allergies.

Pediatric occupational therapy

Occupational therapy helps people live as independently as possible. Occupational therapists work with people of all ages who, because of illness,...

Pediatric pelvic health therapy

Some children struggle with bowel and bladder symptoms and physical therapy is a conservative way to give kids back their confidence! Physical...

Pediatric physical therapy

Physical therapy is a type of treatment for people whose health problems make it hard to move and do everyday tasks. It can help them move better, may relieve pain and help improve or restore physical function. 

Pediatric recreational therapy

Recreational therapists provide recreational activities and treatment for patients with disabilities or illnesses. Therapeutic activities can...

Pediatric short-stay medical management

Short-stay medical management is available for children who need nutrition assessment and support, seizure management, medication management,...

Pediatric sleep studies

Sleep studies are tests that watch what happens to your body during sleep. The studies are done to find out what is causing your sleep problems,...

Pediatric specialty dental care

Our pediatric specialty dental clinic is located within Providence Child Center. Our pediatric dentists and staff provide specialized dental...

Pediatric specialty medical care

We provide specialty medical care for medically fragile children.

Pediatric speech-language pathology

Speech-language pathologists assess, diagnose, treat and help prevent speech, language and communication disorders. 

Pediatric surgery

Pediatric surgery is a subspecialty of surgery involving the surgery of fetuses, infants, children, and adolescents.

Pediatrics

Pediatricians are medical doctors who specialize in the care of children. Pediatricians can treat children with any type of problem, or they may...

Percutaneous pinning

Some fractures require percutaneous pinning which is helpful in stabilizing unstable fractures. It involves using an X-ray to insert pins through...

Peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) placement

A PICC ("pick"), line is one of several types of central venous catheters. It is inserted into a vein in the arm rather than a vein in...

Pilonidal cyst excision

Pilonidal disease is a chronic infection of a cyst (pilonidal cyst) that develops near the top of the crease between the buttocks. When the...

Posterior vitrectomy

Vitrectomy is the surgical removal of the vitreous gel from the middle of the eye. It may be done when there is a retinal detachment, since...

Providence Camps for Kids

Come camp with us! Providence Camps for Kids is designed for pre-Kindergarten through school-age children who receive therapy services. Our...

Ptosis repair

Drooping is the result of reduced muscle tone in the muscles that control the eyelids. If your lower eyelids droop outward, away from the eye...

Pull through

Endorectal soave pull through is a surgical procedure used in the treatment for Hirschsprung disease. It requires a reconstructive “pullthrough”...

Resection/recession strabismus repair

Strabismus is a vision problem in which both eyes do not look at the same point at the same time. It usually develops during childhood. Normally,...

Septoplasty

Surgery to straighten the septum is called septoplasty, submucous resection of the septum, or septal reconstruction. 

Skin graft

A skin graft is a piece of skin used to replace diseased or injured tissue, such as burned skin. A graft can be healthy living tissue harvested...

Spinal fusion (arthrodesis)

Spinal fusion (arthrodesis) is a surgical procedure that joins, or fuses, two or more vertebrae. Spinal fusion is major surgery, usually lasting...

Sublingual cyst excision

In an excision, the infected material is drained and the cyst is removed. Because an excision is a complex procedure that requires a deeper cut...

Supprelin implant

Histrelin is given in a tiny implant that is inserted under the skin on the inside of your upper arm. You will receive this implant with a minor...

Thyroglossal duct excision

Treatment for a thyroglossal cyst often requires surgical removal to prevent recurrence. Before the cyst is removed, it is important that the...

TMJ arthroplasty bilateral

In arthroscopic surgery, the doctor inserts tiny surgical tools and a camera into a few small cuts in your jaw. It is the type of surgery most often used for TM disorders.

Tonsillectomy

A tonsillectomy is the surgical removal of the tonsils and is usually performed by an Ear, Nose, Throat Surgeon (otolaryngologist).

Tympanoplasty/ mastoidectomy

If a child with an ear infection has a bad earache, a doctor may perform tympanocentesis, a procedure that involves using a needle to remove fluid...

Upper endoscopy

The term “endoscopy” refers to a special technique for looking inside a part of the body. “Upper GI” is the portion of the gastro­intestinal tract, the digestive system, that includes the esophagus, the stomach and the duodenum, the beginning of the small intestine.