Obesity is recognized as chronic disease that affects over 10% of youth in Canada.
Brain, Development and Behaviour (BDB) is an integrated clinical network providing assessment and consultative services for children 0-18 years old with complex developmental disabilities requiring a multidisciplinary approach, including but not exhaustively:
The Montreal Children's Hospital has created the first and only PCD clinic in Quebec. This multi-disciplinary clinic consists of PCD physician experts, physiotherapists, and otolaryngologists, who manage this complex disease together. The MCH PCD clinic offers state of the art PCD clinical testing through specialized testing and equipment, including nasal nitric oxide measurement, electron microscopy assessment, and extended genetic testing.
Medical Genetics services are provided by a multidisciplinary team comprised of geneticists, genetic counselors, pediatricians, dieticians, nurses, molecular geneticists, and cytogeneticists. The goal is to diagnose, treat and prevent congenital and hereditary disorders.