Neonatology

Conditions and Treatments

UW Health specialists in neonatology provide intensive care for high-risk infants, including pre-term and full-term infants with medical or surgical problems.

Treatments and Services

  • High-frequency ventilation
  • Maternal-fetal specialists available 24 hours a day
  • Neonatal surgery
  • Nitric oxide
  • Special Care Nursery with a full complement of neonatal support staff
  • Surfactant replacement therapy

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at American Family Children's Hospital

The 14-bed, state-of-the-art Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at American Family Children's Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin, is one of only two Level IV NICUs in the state. This unit provides services to premature and full-term neonatal infants requiring complex surgical interventions and/or subspecialty medical care found within a comprehensive children’s hospital.