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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

May 23rd, 2017 Patient Stories

“How many toys have you collected?” “A lot, like close to a 100,” says Nellie. “You’ve collected a lot more than that,” replies Nellie’s mom, Sarah. “So, like 105?” Nellie asks. In reality, Nellie Mainor, a 7-year-old, collected and donated 584 toys as a birthday present to give to Primary Children’s Hospital — a place […]

May 19th, 2017 Primary Children's Hospital

Backovers and frontovers are tragic accidents that happen when an infant or child is accidentally rolled over by a moving vehicle in a driveway or parking lot. They may seem like rare occurrences, but during the warm weather months in Utah, one occurs every seven days. By taking a few precautions — and a few […]

May 3rd, 2017 Primary Children's Hospital

Written By: Erin McQuivey, Speech-Language Pathologist at Primary Children’s Hospital When I share that I’m a speech pathologist, people often ask: When should I be concerned about my child’s speech? Here are some tips on how to encourage speech with your child — and how you can tell if your child needs extra help. What to […]

April 24th, 2017 Patient Stories

Written By: Kim Stinson Hearing that your son will need a life-saving liver transplant is not something you expect to experience as a parent. That, however, is what my husband and I were told after our 2-month-old was diagnosed with Biliary Atresia. We were told that he hopefully wouldn’t need a transplant for a few years, […]

April 21st, 2017 Primary Children's Hospital

Have you ever thought about how it would feel if you lost one or two of your front teeth? You’d probably avoid smiling and it would be uncomfortable talking with someone face-to-face. It wouldn’t be easy pronouncing certain words. How about eating an apple? It’s easy to take some things for granted until they’re suddenly […]

April 18th, 2017 Primary Children's Hospital

Research shows that kids cope more effectively and recover sooner when parents and family are in the hospital. When parents are close by, they can better communicate with their child’s medical team and help with sometimes-complicated treatment plans. They can also provide immediate support for their children. This is exactly why we partner with the […]

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