As a pediatrician and researcher, Dr. Michelle Baack wants to discover how to make life better for babies. Her work, looking into the way that fatty acids effect baby development, is improving outcomes for babies born prematurely or to mothers with diabetes during pregnancy.
Sanford Children's - The Art and Science of Health Care
Children, no matter the age, need time to play, discover and explore. When their health and wellness doesn't allow for it, they'll find the support they need at Sanford Children's - where our team of experts and specialists fight disease, dream big, discover cures and believe in the power of play. At Sanford Children's, we deliver foundational care that's tailored to children and stays focused on the family. Our hospitals and clinics, in your hometowns and across the globe, help transform a child's world. We have more than 90 pediatric physicians and over 70 specialties and services. And our commitment to local programs and services help inform, educate and connect kids, families, advocates, researchers and health care professionals. Sanford Children's reaches beyond limitations to ensure that children have the care, comfort and fun they need and deserve.
Dr. Bunch specializes in pediatric neurology and psychiatry. She works with children and their families to diagnose and treat neurological and psychiatric conditions and disease. She is also a professor of pediatrics at the Sanford School of Medicine, USD.
Sanford Children’s Pediatric Cardiology specializes in diagnosing and treating children with problems of the heart, lungs and blood vessels. Our highly trained and experienced teams include pediatric cardiologists, pediatric cardiovascular surgeons, pediatric anesthesiologists and a wide variety of specially trained pediatric staff.
Sanford Children’s Health Research Center focuses on developing leading national translational research for pediatrics. Current topics of study include Batten disease, pediatric brain cancers, nervous system development, perinatal lung injury and repair, and Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia.