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HEART CENTER

The premier provider of cardiac care for children in the intermountain west. Our team approach provides care for children with a variety congenital heart defects..

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ORTHOPEDICS

Our team provides management and treatment for children with sarcoma, scoliosis, spina bifida, sports injuries, musculoskeletal trauma, and other conditions.

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NEUROLOGY & NEUROSURGERY

Provides diagnosis, management, and treatment for childhood stroke, spina bifida, epilepsy, neuromuscular disease, severe headaches, and other conditions.

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CANCER & BLOOD DISEASE

Our specialized teams plan and use the most promising new treatments for childhood cancer through comprehensive care, educational resources, and research.

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FEATURED BLOG POSTS

September 30th, 2016 Primary Children's Hospital

Utah Business Magazine recently recognized two of Primary Children’s staff as Healthcare Heroes in their annual publication about the healthcare industry. Healthcare Heroes acknowledges people who provide excellence and innovation within the healthcare system and contribute to continuously improving the standard of care in Utah. Janet Brooks, Manager of Child Advocacy & Safety, was recognized […]

September 27th, 2016 Marilyn Morris

Did you know that September is National Yoga Month? If you have ever experienced the relaxation and physical well-being of yoga you may wonder if it could help your kids. Yoga can be just as beneficial for children as it is for adults. It can help them: Calm down before bedtime Reduce stress at school […]

September 15th, 2016 Patient Stories

Written by Lauren Holbrook I was only four months old when I was diagnosed with Kawasaki disease, a condition that causes aneurysms in the body’s bloodstream. The disease attacked my coronary arteries, the blood vessels inside of the heart. My only option for survival was to  be listed for a heart transplant. I was nineteen […]

September 2nd, 2016 Patient Stories

Written by Sarah, Maddy’s Mom It was supposed to be just another swim practice. The next thing we knew, Maddy was rushed to Primary Children’s Hospital in an ambulance. How many teenagers have you heard of who have suffered a heart attack? To our knowledge, Maddy was perfectly healthy, but we soon found out that […]

August 29th, 2016 Primary Children's Hospital

In June 1998, Jackie Sorensen noticed something wasn’t quite right with her daughter, Lexie. At just 6 months old, Lexie’s stomach was extending and she was having trouble breathing. Jackie decided to bring Lexie to Primary Children’s Hospital. Doctors discovered her infant daughter had a tumor on her liver, and would need a liver transplant. Testing […]

August 26th, 2016 Ellen Lechtenberg, MPH RD IBCLC

  Breastfeeding and mother’s milk provides short-term and long-term benefits to babies at every stage of life. Mothers also benefit from breastfeeding and/or pumping to provide expressed milk to their infants. The World Health Organization promotes “supporting mums to breastfeed anytime, anywhere.” Intermountain Healthcare encourages breastfeeding and provides education about breastfeeding benefits, education resources, and […]

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