What is an Adoption Doctor and why do we need one?

What is an Adoption Physician? An adoption doctor is a physician who specializes in complexities of Domestic and International ¬†adoption. There is normal formal education or residency training. These physicians are often General Pediatricians, Infectious disease specialist and Developmental Pediatrics. Most of the training comes […]

List of Common medical problems

¬† The following is a list of common medical conditions and medical risks associated with adopting children internationally: Post traumatic stress disorderSalmonellaMilk IntolerancePneumoniasDevelopmental DelaysDecayed teethHIV positiveUndiagnosed Genetic conditionsPost Institutional Care symptomsAttachment disorderComplications of PrematurityFetal Alcohol SyndromeScabies and LiceChronic InfectionsVision and hearing problemsLearning disabilitiesPhysical AbuseSexual AbuseMental […]