Pediatric infectious disease
When your child has more than a mild illness, it’s good to know you have a team of healthcare specialists nearby. At Staten Island University Hospital, our pediatric infectious disease specialists provide consultations, expert treatment and follow-up for diseases caused by viruses, bacteria, fungi and parasites, ranging from mild to severe.
What we treat
We offer inpatient and outpatient care for children from newborn to 21, with a wide range of infectious diseases, including:
- Bacterial infections of the brain, bones, joints, lungs, lymph nodes and skin
- HIV infection
- Kawasaki syndrome
- Lyme disease (suspected or proven)
- Recurrent fever
- Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
- Tuberculosis (suspected or proven
- Zika virus
A multidisciplinary approach to care
Our team includes two full-time, pediatric infectious disease specialists with access to additional onsite specialists and services including virology, pediatric radiology and interventional radiology. Using state-of-the-art diagnostic technology, we work collaboratively to diagnose and treat your child’s disease and symptoms in a comforting, child-friendly setting.
Our services include:
- HIV care
- IV antibiotic management
As part of the many medical education opportunities at Staten Island University Hospital, we mentor medical students in pediatric infectious disease and offer a three-year residency program. Click here for more information.
475 Seaview Avenue
Staten Island, New York 10305