Children’s Specialty Services

Children’s Specialty Services

Together, John Muir Health and Stanford Children’s Health have formed a partnership to bring comprehensive children’s specialty services closer to home for your family.  

Our Partnership With Stanford Children’s Health

For parents in Contra Costa County and surrounding communities, having a child with a complex medical condition used to require spending lots of time traveling all over the Bay Area for visits with children’s specialists.  Through our partnership, your family can now see Stanford Children’s Health specialists locally through John Muir Health, with convenient locations in Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill.

With great minds from John Muir Health and Stanford Children’s Health collaborating on your child’s care, you can be assured of the best possible treatment for your child’s condition. Learn more about our partnership with Stanford Children's Health.

Children’s Specialty Services We Offer

Additional Children’s Support Services

We Make Hospital Visits Less Scary

If your child’s condition requires a visit to or stay in the hospital, our specialists from Child Life Services will make the whole experience less scary by explaining procedures and teaching coping strategies to your child, in language that is easy to understand. Our Child Life Specialists are highly trained at making our littlest patients more comfortable by helping them feel more in control and giving them space to play and be kids, even in the hospital.

How To Schedule With One Of Our Children’s Specialists

If you’re interested in seeing one of our Children’s Specialists, talk to your child’s primary care doctor about a making a referral for your child.