Specialized Infant Care
Nurseries at Methodist Charlton
Your baby is one of a kind. To make sure our services meet your baby’s unique needs, Methodist Charlton Medical Center in southwest Dallas County offers everything from routine to advanced infant care.
Level II Nursery – Special Care Nursery
Our Level II nursery at Methodist Charlton provides specialized care for babies who need more than routine medical care.
The medical professionals in the Special Care Nursery at Methodist Charlton are capable of assessing, diagnosing, and managing newborns requiring:
- Oxygen therapy
- Cardiorespiratory monitoring
- Nasal continuous positive airway pressure
- Long-term intravenous fluid and antibiotic therapy
- Tubal feedings
- Complete short-term breathing support
- Support at deliveries with anticipated complications
The most fragile infants are transferred to the Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (Level III NICU) at Methodist Dallas Medical Center.
Read Jeremiah Haughton's Special Care Nursery success story.
Texas law prohibits hospitals from practicing medicine. The physicians on the Methodist Health System medical staff are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Methodist Health System.