Kids Health Matters
The ability to stand up straight is something that most of us take for granted. Peyton's family can tell you how the ability to stand upright, transformationally changed her view of the world. Read more about the surgery that made it possible.
Jan. 26, 2021
A Conversation with Angela Sinner, DO
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:
Nov. 24, 2020
How to Celebrate and Enjoy Halloween Safely in 2020
Halloween is quickly approaching and in a more normal year than this one, October would be a time for celebration, great costumes, trick-or-treating and hopefully, no early snowstorms or infamous blizzards. Everything is weird right now, but that doesn’t mean that time stops. Halloween can still happen. It can still be fun, but to be safe it should happen differently this year.
Oct. 20, 2020
A Conversation with Walter Truong, MD
Walter Truong, MD has worked as a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare for nearly ten years. Dr. Truong specializes in treating a variety of pediatric orthopedic conditions. Learn more about him, here.
Oct. 8, 2020
Meet Laurie Black, Gillette’s New Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Greater Minnesota
Take a moment to learn about Laurie Black, APRN, PNP, who joined Gillette this month to serve patients in greater Minnesota as part of the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation team.
Sep. 17, 2020
Health Officials Warn of Dual Surge of Illness as Flu and COVID-19 Collide
Public health officials are warning about what they call a possible “dual surge” of illness as the influenza season collides into the COVID-19 pandemic. Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare is boosting efforts to make sure children who are medically fragile get a flu vaccination.
Sep. 8, 2020
Gagnon’s new role in MNAAP means a stronger voice for Gillette and our families
The associate medical director of pediatrics at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Madeleine Gagnon, MD, was recently appointed to the Board of the Minnesota Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (MNAAP).
Aug. 24, 2020