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Pizza and a Passion for Neurology: Meet Jamie Eskuri, MD
A new pediatric neurologist at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare discovered a passion for her field while eating a slice of pizza. Jamie Eskuri, MD, is excited to begin working with Gillette families and to be back in the state she considers home.
November 30, 2020
Brain Injury and Concussion
Angela Sinner, DO has worked as a Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Physician at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare for nearly a decade. She is the co-director of Gillette's inpatient rehabilitation unit and Sinner specializes in treating cerebral palsy, muscle spasticity and tone management, as well as traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries. Learn more about her, here:
November 24, 2020
Child and Family Services
Increasing Gratitude and Decreasing Stress During This Holiday Season
The holidays, like almost everything else this year, will be different due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Matt Witham, PhD, manager of Child and Family Services at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, has some advice to modify traditions and keep our celebrations happy.
November 23, 2020
Epilepsy and Seizures
Epilepsy Diagnosis, Treatment and Support at Gillette
A diagnosis of epilepsy can be a confusing time for a family and child. November is Epilepsy Awareness Month and Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare wants to remind families we're a source for expert diagnosis, treatment and support of people who have epilepsy.
November 17, 2020
Klobuchar and Gillette Call for More Influenza Preparations
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) joined officials from Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare to urge the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to ensure the influenza vaccine is available. According to a statement released by Klobuchar’s office, recent reports of indicate that some regions of the country have experience shortages of influenza vaccines, including some towns in Minnesota.
November 16, 2020