Our Services

Anal fissure fistulectomy

An anal fissure is a tear in the lining of the lower rectum (anus) that causes pain during bowel movements. It is a common condition. Anal fissures...

Ankle replacement

The ankle is a weight-bearing joint that absorbs the body's full impact. An injured or diseased ankle can be especially painful. Ankle replacement...

Antenatal care

Antenatal checkups are very important to monitor the progress of your pregnancy.

Auditory processing evaluation

Auditory processing allows us to: Localize sound Use timing or temporal cues Integrate information from both ears Understand the...

Autism parent training program

The Autism Parent Training Program at Providence Children's Development Institute offers a parent-implemented approach to teaching...

Bone densitometry

Bone densitometry uses special X-ray equipment to quickly and accurately measure the density of bones. This measurement helps doctors identify...

Bone grafting

Grafting is a surgical procedure that replaces missing bone with an artificial, synthetic or natural material from the patient's own body.

Braces

Braces, casts and splints are orthopedic devices used to immobilize or restrict movement of a body part in order to heal an injury or correct a...

Breast Cancer Screening and Risk Reduction

Breast cancer screening: Saves Lives Get the facts, risk factors and screening information. Learn more Schedule a mammogram 98 percent of...

Breast milk donor depot

As a mother who is breastfeeding, you may want to consider milk donation for other babies in need. It is an opportunity to make a difference in the...

Breastfeeding consultations

Consultations are private and last from 30 to 90 minutes and are covered by most insurance plans.

Breast-pump rentals

All products carried in our stores have been selected for their high quality. The full range of products available makes this the only place you'll...

Cardiology

Cardiologists are medical doctors who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases or conditions of the heart and blood vessels, such as...

Cervical cancer surgery and treatment

The choice of treatment and the long-term outcome (prognosis) of women with cervical cancer depends on the stage of the cancer. Your age, overall...

Cesarean section

A cesarean section is the delivery of a baby through a cut (incision) in the mother’s belly and uterus. It is often called a C-section. In most...

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...

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...

Circle by Providence App

From pregnancy through the teen years, Circle has answers to your questions about raising healthy kids. 

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...

Colonoscopy

Colonoscopy enables your doctor to examine the lining of your colon (large intestine) for abnormalities by inserting a flexible tube as thick as your finger into your anus and slowly advancing it into the rectum and colon.

Diagnostic procedures for urinary and bowel incontinence

To diagnose the cause of your urinary incontinence, your doctor will ask about your medical history and do a physical examination, including a...

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;...

Early childhood development education

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

Family planning

Whether you’re already a mother, or are preparing for your first child, Providence can help. We partner with the best prenatal clinics in the...

Fracture repair

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

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...

Gynecologic surgery

Surgery is used to treat many gynecologic cancers including uterine, ovarian and cervical cancers. Surgeries for gynecologic cancers include...

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...

Hernia surgery

Surgery overview A hernia is a bulge of intestine, another organ, or fat through the muscles of the belly. A hernia can occur when there is...

Hip revision

Hip revision surgery, which is also known as revision total hip arthroplasty, is a procedure in which a surgeon removes a previously implanted...

Implanted hearing aid

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

Joint fusion

Joint fusion permanently fixes a joint in one position.

Kidney surgery

Kidney surgery is performed to treat a variety of conditions and is usually performed by a urologist. Conditions treated by kidney surgery...

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...

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...

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...

Online childbirth education classes

Providence offers online childbirth education programs to be done in the comfort of your own home. These are ideal for women whose schedules...

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 Children's Development Institute 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 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 Children's Development Institute 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 short-stay medical management

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

Pediatric specialty care

When your child is sick, every decision is important. Having a pediatrician you trust is equally important. The pediatricians and pediatric nurse...

Pediatric specialty dental care

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

Pediatric speech-language pathology

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

Pelvic health-bowel difficulties therapy

Men, women and children can suffer from difficulties with bowel function. Whether it is struggling with chronic constipation or having episodes of...

Pelvic health-continence therapy, female

Loss of bladder control (urinary incontinence) is very common in women. In fact, one out of every four women sometimes has trouble with bladder...

Pelvic health-pelvic organ prolapse therapy

Many women experience a feeling of heaviness, pressure or fullness in their pelvis from loss of support to the uterus, bladder or rectum. This loss...

Pelvic health-pelvic pain therapy, female

Pelvic pain is a serious problem for many women, particularly those of childbearing age. It may be caused by childbirth, poor posture, surgery,...

Percutaneous pinning

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

Physical therapy

When medical problems or other health conditions limit your ability to move and function in your daily life, a physical therapist can help you...

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...

Prenatal support

Pregnancy brings many feelings and questions— we’re here for you. You may have special needs and be unsure how to find ways to address those needs....

Pull through

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

Respite care for medically fragile children

Caring for a child with complex medical needs is a 24-hour commitment. That’s why we offer help for families meeting the challenge.

Rotator cuff repair

Surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff tendon usually involves removing loose fragments of tendon, bursa and other debris from the space in the...

Routine gynecology

Take care of yourself. Every woman deserves the specialized attention that a women’s healthcare professional provides. From adolescence...

Sensory processing disorder program

Sensory processing disorder is a condition in which the brain has trouble receiving and responding to information that comes in through the senses.

Septoplasty

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

Shoulder replacement surgery

Joint replacement involves surgery to replace the ends of bones in a damaged joint. This surgery creates new joint surfaces. In shoulder...

Steroid injections

Articular corticosteroids or steroids are medicines injected directly into a painful, inflamed joint, ligament or tendon.

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...

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...

Tonsillectomy

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

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.

Urodynamic studies

Urodynamics is a study that assesses how the bladder and urethra are performing their job of storing and releasing urine.

Women's and children's clinical trials

New treatments must prove to be safe and effective in scientific studies before they can be made widely available to patients. By performing clinical trials, we learn which treatments are more effective than others. These trials help find new and better treatments for our patients.