Pediatric Special Needs:
At our pediatric clinic, we emphasize the well-being of all children and additionally have a focus on those with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and issues with developmental delays. For up to date findings in this area see our ongoing blog , specific for autism and developmental delays.
Dr. Kadish has a 30+ year history of treating children with an emphasis on those experiencing autism and pervasive developmental delay (ASD/PDD). He employs what is known as the biomedical approach. This scientific assessment and treatment that is clinically proven to make major changes, with the majority of youngsters.
We use the “test don’t guess” approach and evaluate our patients with a comprehensive workup which allows us to selectively focus our treatments on the most effective areas of concern. We limit the use of prescription medications as often times they prove unnecessary or only for short term use.
We address the full spectrum of potential issues from genetics to disturbed biochemistry. The newest work has consistently shown that the majority of ASD patients suffer from a number of biochemical difficulties including, immune, gastrointestinal and neurological challenges.
The good news is that many of these issues can be addressed, principally without drugs and successfully changed , with significant results in the majority of patients. We invite you to read our blog section on the newest findings in autism. The treatments tend to be high reward with limited risks and because of the absolute need to give our children an opportunity to achieve their highest potentials we see this path time and again change whole families for the better.
Dr. Kadish has participated and achieved level 2 physician training in both the Autistic Research Institute (DAN) program and the (MAPS) Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs program. He maintains his fluency by reading the ongoing research and focusing on additional continuing education in this area of interest, regularly.
For 30+ years Dr. Kadish has focused on using scientifically based means of evaluation and treatment for those on the spectrum and patients who may be experiencing issues with their development. His experience allows for a time and cost-efficient evaluation and the ability to start patients on the road to recovery quickly.
There are many proven consistent findings in this patient population and it never fails to amaze both the parents and our staff and physicians how often significant changes can be achieved. This is one of those evolving fields and we are using the newest techniques to maximize responses including, the referral for occupational, speech, physical and behavioral services.
At the Center, we can arrange to review your records and either via telemedicine (SKYPE) or in person, conduct the necessary interview and examination to develop a plan of action. Call us today and let’s get you and your child moving forward to better health.
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