Pediatric Oncology Services & Treatments
At Advocate Children's Hospital - Park Ridge, our team of skilled and experienced physicians, surgeons, nurses, nutritionists, advanced practice nurses, pharmacists, and child and family support staff work to provide the best possible care for each child.
Midwest Children's Brain Tumor Center
One of the few pediatric brain tumor centers in Illinois, the Midwest Children's Brain Tumor Center has earned local and national recognition for its advanced treatments and family-centered approach.
Pediatric Oncology Research
Patients cared for at Advocate Children's Hospital and the Midwest Children's Brain Tumor Center have access to treatment/research protocols or studies sponsored by a number of organizations affiliated with the Advocate Health Care network. These research activities, combined with the latest technology and expertise, allow us to provide children with access to the latest treatments and medications, alternatives to standard therapies, and additional choices for care. Learn more.
State-of-the-Art Imaging Technology
Intra-Operative MRI - a powerful magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner that provides unprecedented views of the brain during surgery and improves the accuracy of brain surgery for children and adults.
On-site Transfusion, Laboratory and X-ray Services
When working with critically ill children, time matters. Having lab and x-ray services on site allows us to receive immediate test results and get treatments started sooner.
We offer advanced cancer treatment tools and technology, including: