Kalispell Regional Healthcare - Archive (pediatricsurgery)

2018
September
19,
2018
What does a pediatric gastroenterologist dietitian do? When would your child need to see a dietitian? These and many more questions are answered in this episode of Healthy Kids featuring Ashley Dunn, RD, LN, pediatric gastroenterology dietitian at Ka...
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September
05,
2018
Does your child have a chest wall deformity, such as pigeon’s or funnel chest? How dangerous are these health issues? Do Montanans have to leave the state for these treatments? These and many more questions are answered in this episode of Healthy Kid...
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August
23,
2018
An undescended testicle is common in newborn boys and toddlers. However, surgery may be necessary if the testicle does not descend on its own. Gavin Falk, pediatric surgeon at Kalispell Regional Healthcare Montana Children's explains what you need to...
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August
15,
2018
Chest wall deformities, or irregularly shaped chests, are common birth defects appearing in about one out of 300-500 children in the United States. These defects can cause shortness of breath, decreased stamina and heart/lung function issues, which c...
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April
24,
2018
Montana Children’s Specialists, the largest pediatric sub-specialist group in the state, recently opened the doors of its Great Falls satellite office. Located at 2012 14th Street SW – in the Great Falls Marketplace, the satellite location will be...
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2017
August
25,
2017
In 2016, Kalispell Regional Medical Center added pediatric surgery to its growing surgical services program. This included two pediatric surgeons, Federico Seifarth, MD, and Gavin Falk, MD, and a pediatric primary care/acute care nurse practitioner, ...
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August
10,
2017
Last month Selah was brought into the ER after burning her face with hot wax. She was admitted by Dr. Falk and looked after by the pediatric surgery team and amazing pediatric nurses. Selah's burns have healed really well and she brought a beautiful ...
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August
07,
2017
Angelina never expected to spend her summer vacation in the hospital, but after 27 days in the PICU and pediatric ward, she is ready to run out of here. Angelina, we are so incredibly happy that you get to leave the hospital, but we are certainly goi...
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June
07,
2017
Mickey is a strong guy! Nearly a month ago he sustained severe burns to more than 10 percent of his body in a fire. Mickey has had to undergo daily painful dressing changes. He and his mother have taken incredible care of his injury. Through many cli...
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January
19,
2017
By Debra Guinn, MD, and Rachel Fisherkeller, CPNP-PC/AC Learn more about Montana Perinatal Center or Pediatric Surgery at Kalispell Regional Medical Center. As a parent, you know that your child isn’t “just a little adult.” Not only are their m...
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2016
December
07,
2016
The Kalispell Regional Medical Center (KRMC) pediatric surgery team first met Donald in June 2016. He walked into the clinic with his twin, Delmar, and their parents, Helen and David. Donald was a typical 3-year-old. He and his brother were wild. The...
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July
27,
2016
In one week this July at Kalispell Regional Healthcare, four children’s lives were changed forever. Two older children were relieved from lifelong constipation for the first time, and two babies were saved from years of chronic gastrointestinal probl...
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June
28,
2016
It started for 7-year-old Aspen Olesen as a rash, leaving angry red patches over her whole body just before the weekend. Friday’s blood tests came back normal, but her continued severe nausea and inability to eat sent Aspen and her mom, Krista, to...
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