Renal Care Center

Renal Care CenterThe Renal Care Center at Children’s of Alabama is one of the largest comprehensive pediatric dialysis units in the United States offering acute and chronic dialysis therapies as well as the only pediatric dialysis unit in the state. The Renal Care Center provides a multi-disciplinary approach to treatment of kidney disorders in an environment fostering family-centered care.
About The Center

Pediatric Rheumatology

Pediatric RheumatologyPediatric Rheumatology diagnoses and treats children with autoimmune disorders, including juvenile arthritis, lupus, myositis, scleroderma, and various vasculitides. Laboratory research in the division covers basic mechanisms of T lymphocyte function. Clinical research aims to optimize the treatment of juvenile arthritis through diverse projects.
About Rheumatology

Ella Kate Anderson

Ella Kate Anderson made headlines in her hometown of Hartselle in 2013 when at just four years old, she donated over 11 inches of her hair to Locks of Love. She did so in honor of a friend who was battling leukemia. The compassion of a child is always noteworthy, but this
gesture was even more notable because Ella Kate is fighting her own battle with Cystic fibrosis (CF).

Ella Kate's Full Story.

Kaileb McIntyre

When Kaileb McIntyre of Birmingham was born at St. Vincent’s hospital nearly 14 weeks before his due date in April 2012, his doctors expected that he would face many of the problems typical for premature babies. “He weighed only 2 lbs. 2 oz. and he had a lot of complications that came along with him being so small, so he had a tough time starting from when he was born,” said his mother, Khalena McIntyre.

Kaileb' Full Story.

Lake Safety

Alabama is known for its beautiful lakes and enjoying them is a rite of summer. However, before your family heads to the water, you’ll want to take these precautions to ensure your visit is enjoyable and safe.

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For Healthcare Professionals

Children's of Alabama is committed to improving access to and communication with our pediatric providers and community physicians and their staff. This website will be continually updated with the latest forms, directions and contact information to help facilitate the referral process. If you have any concerns or issues, visit the Physician Link and you'll find the phone number to our dedicated team who will be happy to help.

In addition, we will continually update and improve this website with more information about Continuing Medical Education opportunities, research findings, and better access to our providers and staff.
Healthcare Professionals Information

Renal Care Center

Renal Care CenterThe Renal Care Center at Children’s of Alabama is one of the largest comprehensive pediatric dialysis units in the United States offering acute and chronic dialysis therapies as well as the only pediatric dialysis unit in the state. The Renal Care Center provides a multi-disciplinary approach to treatment of kidney disorders in an environment fostering family-centered care.
About The Center

Pediatric Rheumatology

Pediatric RheumatologyPediatric Rheumatology diagnoses and treats children with autoimmune disorders, including juvenile arthritis, lupus, myositis, scleroderma, and various vasculitides. Laboratory research in the division covers basic mechanisms of T lymphocyte function. Clinical research aims to optimize the treatment of juvenile arthritis through diverse projects.
About Rheumatology

Ella Kate Anderson

Ella Kate Anderson made headlines in her hometown of Hartselle in 2013 when at just four years old, she donated over 11 inches of her hair to Locks of Love. She did so in honor of a friend who was battling leukemia. The compassion of a child is always noteworthy, but this
gesture was even more notable because Ella Kate is fighting her own battle with Cystic fibrosis (CF).

Ella Kate's Full Story.

Kaileb McIntyre

When Kaileb McIntyre of Birmingham was born at St. Vincent’s hospital nearly 14 weeks before his due date in April 2012, his doctors expected that he would face many of the problems typical for premature babies. “He weighed only 2 lbs. 2 oz. and he had a lot of complications that came along with him being so small, so he had a tough time starting from when he was born,” said his mother, Khalena McIntyre.

Kaileb' Full Story.

Lake Safety

Alabama is known for its beautiful lakes and enjoying them is a rite of summer. However, before your family heads to the water, you’ll want to take these precautions to ensure your visit is enjoyable and safe.

View Past Health Tips


For Healthcare Professionals

Children's of Alabama is committed to improving access to and communication with our pediatric providers and community physicians and their staff. This website will be continually updated with the latest forms, directions and contact information to help facilitate the referral process. If you have any concerns or issues, visit the Physician Link and you'll find the phone number to our dedicated team who will be happy to help.

In addition, we will continually update and improve this website with more information about Continuing Medical Education opportunities, research findings, and better access to our providers and staff.
Healthcare Professionals Information