Alison Becker PA-C Pediatrics Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fargo ND

Alison Becker, PA-C

A Specialist in Neonatal Intensive Care

Alison Becker PA-C specializes in neonatal intensive care.

In conjunction with the neonatologists and other team members, she is responsible for the day-to-day care management of critically ill neonates for the in-patient NICU.

Becker treats the following conditions:

  • Apnea of prematurity
  • Developmental support gastrointestinal surgical emergencies (NEC, TE fistula, diaphragmatic hernia)
  • Genetic and metabolic disorders
  • Hematologic conditions (hydrops, erythroblastosis fetalis, hyperbilirubinemia)
  • NAS and withdrawal management
  • Neonatal/infant chronic care and chronic respiratory support
  • Neonatal sepsis
  • Neurological conditions
  • Nutrition and feeding support/management
  • Prematurity
  • 23 weeks-37 weeks’ gestation
  • Perinatal depression/hypoxic
  • Ischemic encephalopathy
  • Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the neonate
  • Respiratory distress/failure
  • Retinopathy of prematurity
  • Resuscitation and stabilization at birth

In addition to the conditions she treats, Beck also offers the following services:

  • Airway placement and management
  • Respiratory support modes
  • High frequency and conventional ventilation
  • Chest tube placement
  • Thoracentesis
  • Needle aspiration
  • Conscious sedation management and administration exchange transfusion
  • Hypothermia treatment for hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy
  • Palliative care management for the neonatal population
  • Prescriptive privileges/medication management
  • Resuscitation and stabilization
  • PICCs
  • Central venous lines

 

Speaks: English

Specialties

  • Children's - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

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