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Specialized Infant Care

Nurseries at Methodist CharltonSpecialized Infant Care

Your baby is one of a kind. To make sure our services meet your baby’s unique needs, Methodist Charlton Medical Center in Southern 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.