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Adoption Medicine Professionals

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National

AdoptionDoctors.com
Offers pre-adoption medical record reviews, pre-travel consultations and post-adoption evaluations.

American Academy of Pediatrics
Offers resource information on adoption medicine.

Connecticut

Adoption Medicine at CT Children’s Medical Center
Offers pre-adoption review of medical information, physician support during travel, detailed post-adoption evaluations and developmental assessments and close collaboration with child's primary care provider. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 860-545-8589 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 860-748-3042.

Yale Adoption Clinic
Yale faculty with expertise, backed by the resources and support of Yale-affiliated child medical, behavioral and developmental specialists, offer comprehensive pre- and post-adoption medical services designed to assist adoptive families, children and physicians in the community who care for them. Contact Carol Cohen Weitzman, MD, Director, at 203-785-7521 for more information.

Massachusetts

Center For Adoptive Families
Offers pre- and post-adoption services, including comprehensive family preparation as well as nutritional, medical and developmental evaluations and support for adopted children. Contact  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  at 781-619-1500 x545.

Children's Hospital Boston, Developmental Medicine Center (DMC), Adoption Program
Dr. Lisa Albers Prock oversees consultative services to families prior to, immediately following and many years after their child’s adoption, offering evaluations of children (infancy through adolescence) with developmental, learning and behavioral problems and longitudinal care to those with a range of developmental and behavioral challenges. Contact the DMC Triage Coordinator with referral and intake information at 617-355-4125.

New Jersey

The Valley Hospital's Kireker Center for Child Development
Offers pre- and post-adoption consultations, working closely with adoptive parents to educate them about potential medical and developmental issues, and helps families provide appropriate evaluations and services that a child may need. Contact Dr. Lisa Nalven at 201-447-8151 for more information.

New York

Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York
Services include pre-adoption assessments and counseling and post-adoption medical evaluations, developmental assessments and counseling. Call 516-802-6100 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

International Pediatric Health Services, PLLC
Services include pre-adoption consultations, assessment of child’s medical history, preparation for international travel, vaccines for parents, post-adoption evaluations, follow-up care and on-call availability. Contact Dr. Jane Aronson at 212-207-6666 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Rhode Island

Center For Adoptive Families, Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center
Offers pre- and post-adoption services, including comprehensive family preparation as well as nutritional, medical and developmental evaluations and support for adopted children. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 617-636-4285 or 617-636-8100.

International Adoption Clinic, Hasbro Children's Hospital
Services include pre-adoption and adoption medical record review, advice and consultation and similar post-adoption services. Contact Dr. Boris Skurkovich at 401-444-8360 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Outside the Northeast

California

International Adoption Program, Children's Hospital & Research Center at Oakland

Illinois

International Adoption Clinic

Indiana

Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital International Adoption Clinic

Riley Hospital

Maryland

International Adoption Clinic of Kennedy Krieger Institute and Johns Hopkins Children's Center

Michigan

Dr. Jerri Jenista

Minnesota

International Adoption Clinic at the University of Minnesota

Missouri

St. Louis University School of Medicine International Adoption Clinic

Ohio

Cincinnati Children’s International Adoption Center

Nationwide Children’s International Adoption Clinic

Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital Adoption Health Services

Oak Adoption Health Center at Akron Children's Hospital

Children’s Hospital Cleveland Clinic International Adoption Program

Oregon

Oregon Health and Science University Adoption Health Services

Pennsylvania

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia International Adoption Health Program

South Carolina

MUSC Children's Hospital Adoption Clinic

Texas

Texas Children’s Health Center for International Adoption

Virginia

University of Virginia School of Medicine International Adoption Clinic

Washington

The Center for Adoption Medicine