More than 11 percent of babies born in the U.S. are premature. Of these infants, more than 70 percent will be admitted to a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). Beaumont Children's Hospital has two NICU locations.
Although the fragile newborns we care for are sustained by sophisticated equipment, Beaumont Children’s Hospital never loses sight of the healing power of “the human touch.” To actively support family ties
Our highly skilled, board-certified neonatologists deliver specialized care deliver and the most technologically advanced treatment in Beaumont Children's Hospital's state-of-the-art facilities. Special procedures available in our NICU include:
The 36 pediatric medical and surgical subspecialists at Beaumont Children’s Hospital are trained to assist in every aspect of your baby’s continuing care and development. Beaumont’s physicians, nurses and other clinical staff care for thousands of tiny babies each year and are always willing to share their expertise and insights. Staff neonatologists provide ongoing communication and are available to you and your baby at Beaumont Children’s Hospital 24 hours a day. Your team continues to be available for follow-up care after your baby leaves the hospital.
Beaumont Children’s Hospital offers premature infants treatment for:
To connect with a Beaumont Children's Hospital specialist, call 800-633-7377.
Meet the Team
The following doctors participate in Beaumont's Neonatal Intensive Care department:
David Dewar, M.D.
David DeWitte, M.D.
Sharada Devarahally, M.D.
R. Martin Espinosa, M.D.
Paul Holtrop, M.D.
Judith Klarr, M.D.
Amitai Kohn, M.D.
Cynthia Pryce, M.D.
Fozia N. Saleem-Rasheed, M.D.
Barbara Steffes, M.D.