Pediatric specialists in Lee's Summit, Missouri

When it comes to your child's healthcare, you deserve fast, effective and high-quality care close to home. That's why Lee's Summit Medical Center (LSMC) offers advanced pediatric care, including pediatric specialties such as neurology and gastroenterology, to the Lee's Summit community.

To schedule an appointment with one of our pediatric experts or for a physician referral, call (816) 282-5060..

Pediatric emergency care

Accidents happen, especially with active children. That's why we offer high-quality emergency care 24/7 in our kid-friendly emergency room (ER). Our ER exceeds national benchmarks for readiness to treat children and offers short wait times.

We know a trip to the ER can be frightening and intimidating for children and parents. That's why our waiting room offers cartoons, stuffed animals and games to occupy children and lessen their anxieties.

If a child needs specialized emergency care, we offer streamlined access to Overland Park Regional Medical Center's pediatric ER for advanced pediatric emergency services.

Recognition


Healthgrades designated Lee's Summit Medical Center with the Patient Safety Excellence Award for superior performance in preventing the occurrence of serious, potentially avoidable complications for patients during hospital stays.

Our pediatric specialty services

At LSMC, we offer pediatric specialty services from experienced pediatric specialists in Lee's Summit, Missouri. Our goal is to continue expanding the range of children's healthcare services at our hospital by bringing more pediatric specialists to our team. We strive to give children the care they need, close to home.

Some of the pediatric specialties we offer include:

Pediatric gastroenterology

When children come to us with digestive health issues, we offer advanced pediatric gastrointestinal (GI) care. We treat some of the most common GI conditions in children, such as:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Functional abdominal pain
  • General, functional and motility GI disorders
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases
  • Rectal bleeding

Pediatric neurology

We offer advanced treatments for a wide range of neurological conditions, from migraines to movement disorders, in children and adolescents. Some of the pediatric neurological services we provide include:

  • Botulinum toxin therapies
  • Chronic tic management
  • Deep brain stimulation
  • Intrathecal baclofen therapy
  • Treatment of genetic/metabolic movement disorders

Pediatric surgery

Our pediatric surgeons use traditional and minimally invasive surgical methods for a range of pediatric surgeries, including:

Advanced pediatric specialty care near Kansas City

LSMC is proud to partner with the Pediatric Center at Overland Park Regional Medical Center (OPRMC) for children needing more advanced care. All of the pediatric specialists who care for children at LSMC can also see and treat them at OPRMC. If a child needs to be admitted into the hospital or requires a specialist not yet at LSMC, our teams can work together to ensure a seamless transition of care.

Some of the advanced pediatric services that OPRMC provides include:

Pediatrics at HCA Midwest

Pediatrics is the medical care of children, this ranges from infants to adolescents. Pediatricians are specially trained to treat behavioral problems, mental health issues and diseases as they relate to children. Pediatric care includes well check-ups, vaccinations and much more.

Learn about Pediatrics