Angel's Haven

International Adoption Medical Clinics and Resources

(scroll all the way to the bottom - there's lots of info that will help you make informed decisions about your adoption on this page!)


Alabama International Adoption Clinic
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Jennifer Nobles Chambers, MD, MPH&TM;
UAB International Adoption Clinic, Director
MTC 201
1600 7th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233-1711
Phone: (205) 939-6964
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California International Adoption Clinics
International Adoption Clinic
Children's Hospital & Research Center at Oakland
http://www.internationaladoptionclinic.org
Nancy Curtis MD
747 Fifty Second Street
Oakland, California 94609
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Ph: 510-428-3010

Miller Children's Hospital
Stramski Developmental Center
International Adoption Program
Gary Feldman, M.D.
2801 Atlantic Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90806
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Phone: 562-424-4815

Canada International Adoption Clinic
St. Michael's Hospital
Dr. Anna Banerji, MD, MPH, FRCC, DTM&H;
Pediatric Infectious & Tropical Disease
St. Michael's Hospital Pediatric Ambulatory Clinic
61 Queen Street East, 2nd floor Toronto, ON M5C 2T2
TEl: 416-867-3655 FAX: 416-867-3736

Connecticut International Adoption Clinic
Yale University International Adoption Clinic
Carol Weitzman, M.D.
464 Congress Avenue
New Haven, CT 06520
(203)737 1623

District of Columbia International Adoption Clinic
Georgetown University
Child Development Center, Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown University School of Medicine

International Adoptions Health Resource Center
Dr. Nina Scribanu, MD
3307 M St NW,
Washington, DC 2007
Tel: (202) 687-8635 Fax: (202) 687-8899

Georgia International Adoption Clinic
Dr. Pakula, Director of the International Adoption Center - Marcus Institute
1920 Briarcliff Rd. 
Atlanta, GA. 30329 
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Illinois International Adoption Clinic
University of Chicago Comer Children's Hospital International Adoption Clinic
International Adoption Clinic
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
phone: (773) 702-6169
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Indiana International Adoption Clinics
International Adoption Clinic
Riley Hospital
Dr. John Christenson, Dr. Julie Keck, Dr. Maria Finnell
ROC RI 4380 702, Barnhill Dr.
Indianapolis, IN 46202
phone: 317-274-7260
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St. Vincent Pediatric Rehabilitation Center
Christopher Belcher, M.D., F.A.A.P,. Fernando Escobar, M.D
1707 West 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Phone: 317-338-5288 Fax: 317-415-5580
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Minnesota International Adoption Clinic
University of Minnesota
International Adoption Clinic
Dr. Dana Johnson
420 Delaware Street NE, Box 211
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455
Tel: 612-626-2928 FAX: 612/624-8176
A letter from Dr Dana Johnson from the University of Minnesota   www.peds.umn.edu/iac/topics/letter/

Massachusetts International Adoption Clinics
New England Medical Center
International Adoption Clinic
The Floating Hospital
Dr. Laurie Miller
750 Washington Street, Box 286
Boston, Massachusetts 02111
Tel: 617-636-8121

Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Adoption Program, Children's Hospital
Lisa Albers, MD, MPH and Kay Seligsohn, PhD
300 Longwood Avenue,
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
Tel: (617) 355-5209; Fax: (617) 730-5529
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Michigan International Adoption Clinic
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
Dr. Jerry Jenista
551 Second St
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Tel:734-668-0419; Fax:734-668-9492

Maine International Adoption Clinic
Maine Medical Center
Nataniel James
22 Bramhal Street
Portland, Maine 04101
Tel: 207-871-0111

Maryland International Adoption Clinic
International Adoption Clinic of Kennedy Krieger Institute & Johns Hopkins Children's Center
Kennedy Krieger Institute
707 North Broadway
Baltimore, Maryland 21205
Tel: 443-923-9402

Missouri International Adoption Clinic
St. Louis University School of Medicine
Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
F.A.C.E.S. (Foreign Adoption Clinic and Educational Services)
Jennifer S. Ladage, MD
1465 S. Grand Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri 63104
(314) 577-5643; (314) 268-4028 (fax)

Nebraska International Adoption Clinic
Edward M. Kolb, M.D.
International Adoption Medical Consultants
13110 Birch Drive
Suite 148, Box 366
Omaha, NE 68164
Phone:(402) 680-3269
Fax: (402) 496-7126
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New York International Adoption Clinic
International Pediatric Health Services (PLLC)
Dr. Jane Aronson
International Pediatric Health Services, PLLC
151 East 62nd Street, Suite 1A
New York, NY 10021
Phone: 212-207-6666
Fax: 212-207-6665
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Ohio International Adoption Clinics
The International Adoption Center
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 7036
Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039
Barbee Sjödahl
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Phone: (513) 636-2877, option 2
(800) 344-CHMC (2462), ask for ext. 62877, option 2
Fax: (513) 636-6936

Columbus Children's Hospital (Ohio State University)
Dwight A. Powell, MD
Director, International Adoption Clinic
700 Children's Drive, Columbus, OH 43205
Columbus, Ohio
Phone: (614) 722-4459
Fax (614) 722-4458
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Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
University Hospitals of Cleveland
Rainbow Center for International Child Health
Adoption Health Service
Director: Dr. Karen Olness
11100 Euclid Avenue, Mail Stop 6038
Cleveland, Ohio 44106-6038
(216) 844-3224
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Adoption Health Service
Director: Dr. Karen Olness
11100 Euclid Avenue, Mail Stop 6038
Cleveland, Ohio 44106-6038
(216) 844-3224
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Director: Ellen Kempf, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Two Perkins Square, Suite 6300
Akron, OH 44308-1062
800-262-0333, ext. 33550 Fax: 330-543-3512
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St. Michael's Hospital
Dr. Anna Banerji, MD, MPH, FRCC, DTM&H;
Pediatric Infectious & Tropical Disease
St. Michael's Hospital Pediatric Ambulatory Clinic
61 Queen Street East, 2nd floor Toronto, ON M5C 2T2
TEl: 416-867-3655 FAX: 416-867-3736

Oregon International Adoption Clinic
OHSU Adoption Health Services
Medical Director/Adoption Medicine Specialist: Meg Hayes, MD
Program Manager: Mary Masterson, MPH, MPA
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road
Mailcode: FM
Portland, Oregon 97239-3098
Phone: 503-494-5445
Fax: 503-494-3396
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Pennsylvania International Adoption Clinic
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
International Adoption Health Program
34th St. and Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Dr. Alyssa Harrison
Dr. Gail Farber
Phone 267-426-5005
Fax 215-590-3198
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Rhode Island International Adoption Clinic
Hasbro Children's Hospital
Division of Pediatric ID
International Adoption Clinic
593 Eddy Street
Providence, Rhode Island 02903
(401) 444-8360
(401) 444-5650 - fax
Dr. Boris Skurkovich
webpage: http://adoptionsinternational.com/
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Texas Adoption Clinic
6621 Fannin
(5th Floor, Suite 550, Feigin Center)
Houston, Texas 77030
Tel: 832-824-1038 or 1-866-824-5437 (TCH KIDS)
Fax: 832-825-1281
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Virginia International Adoption Clinic
Inova Fairfax Hospital Center
Dr. Patrick Mason
International Adoption Center
8003 Forbes Place
Springfield, VA 22151
Tel: 703-970-2651
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Washington International Adoption Clinic
Julia M. Bledsoe, MD, FAAP
Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. International Adoption Medicine
Pediatric Care Center
4245 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle, Washington 98105-6920
(206) 598-3000 FAX: (206) 598-3040

 


Other Medical Resources


Medical Issues Common to Ethiopian Adoptees, by Rebecca Dinkins and Dr. Jane Aronson

www.orphandoctor.com/medical/regional/ethiopia/

 

Immunization Schedule

www.aap.org/sections/adoption/healthtopic/BrochureEasy‐to‐read.pdf

 

Post Adoption Vaccinations, by Dr Alla Gordina

www.globalpediatrics.net/articles/postvac.php

 

 Nutritional Supplements and Internationally Adopted Children

www.adoptmed.org/topics/nutritional‐supplements‐in‐adoption.html

 

For Health information - Immunization Action Coalition

www.immunize.org

 

Adoptiondoctors.com
Helps families become educated in regards to the complex medical issues encountered in children adopted internationally. Our services include Pre-Adoption Medical Records Evaluations, Blind Referral Consultations, Support Services during travel and Post-Adoption Medical Care. “The Go To places for Adoption Medicine Information for Parents”

 

Pre-Adoption Medical Consultants
An Internet presence that networks International adoption physicians with adoptive parents. Our website provides: 1) Medical Pre-adoption consultations needed to help a parent become more informed on the child’s medical condition, and explain what to expect. 2) General medical information about international adoption 3) Ask the IA Doctor? Free medical question section where parents may post a question and we answer it for them. 4) Resource section with links to various adoption related websites. 5) Post- Adoption general care in their private office (only in Long Island, New York) or referral to another Pediatrician that is more local to the family.