At Cook Children's, you'll find the best pediatric doctors in North Texas. Our professionals put the health and well-being of your child first and foremost.
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Cook Children's provides a complete network of care to children across the state of Texas.
Pediatrician Offices Specialty Clinics
Medical Center Urgent Care Clinics
Surgery Centers Pharmacy
Home Health Virtual Health
Looking for a pediatric specialty clinic? Cook Children's has more than 60 locations across North Texas, because even when your child's diagnosis is complicated, finding the right care should be simple.
Specialty Clinics Specialty Referrals
At Cook Children's, the goal of our Palliative Care team is to improve quality of life and support for both your child and your family. We focus on relieving physical, emotional and psychosocial suffering. Our team includes palliative care doctors, advanced nurse practitioners, nurses, social workers, chaplains and other specialists who work in partnership with your child's doctors to provide an extra layer of support.
Our palliative care team can:
Palliative care can be provided in a variety of settings, including during a hospital admission, in our Palliative Care clinic and through Telehealth with our satellite clinics.
Palliative care is appropriate for all ages (from birth to young adult) and at any stage of a serious illness. But we recommend requesting palliative care early in your child's illness.
You can ask any member of your child's health care team for a palliative care consult. Tell your child's primary care or attending doctor, nurse or other caregivers that you are interested in having palliative care as an extra layer of support. Your child and family may receive palliative care services in the medical center, during clinic visits or through ongoing support at home.
Palliative Care uses a team approach to help patients and families address the physical, emotional, psychosocial and spiritual suffering associated with the child’s health condition. Our team offers our families supportive counseling with our Palliative Care Social Workers.
Supportive counseling can:
Specialty care is now as close as your computer, laptop, cellphone or tablet. Cook Children's specialty clinic locations are equipped with cameras, microphones, TV monitors and specialized equipment that allows patient families to have consultations and exams without the expense of traveling to our main clinic. Telemedicine provides coordinated care and ease of access that patient families in outlying areas wouldn't have otherwise.
Based on the diagnosis, a patient may have to be seen in person for the first visit. Contact us at 682-885-1116 for information on our telemedicine services.
Cook Children's has contracts with the health care insurance companies found here, and we are committed to growing this list. We want to be sure that every family and child in our community has the coverage they need to get and stay healthy.
If your child is living with a complex, chronic, or life threatening illness, we can help. If you would like to schedule an appointment or refer a patient to our staff, please call our offices at 682-885-1116.