Founded in 1985, PCCSF is a group of leading, fellowship-trained, pediatric intensivists and hospitalists. The physicians of PCCSF are board certified in both pediatrics and pediatric critical care medicine and specialize in the treatment of hospitalized children.
PCCSF provides bedside assessment and management of critically ill and injured infants and children, utilizing goal-specific and evidence-based treatment to ensure the best possible outcome in a family-centric environment.
Exceptional expertise and an unparalleled level of care is what set PCCSF apart from other groups. PCCSF ensures that at least one pediatric intensivist is onsite at all times in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU).
Members of PCCSF's critical care team include intensivists, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, respiratory therapists, nutritionists, child life specialists, family advocates, social workers and case managers.
PCCSF's mission is to deliver top-notch, quality care for children, treating each patient and family with dignity, respect and genuine concern. PCCSF believes that pediatric critical care medicine is best practiced in a collaborative, multidisciplinary model. They believe in working closely with other experts and providers in the best interest of the patient.
PCCSF believes family-centric care is critical to patient recovery.
- Parents are included in the patient collaboration process and play important role in ongoing treatment
- Families have direct access to lead physicians and participate in daily rounds
- 24-7 visitation
- Families are taught resuscitation and other training onsite to help administer care to patients once discharged
PCCSF manages the PICU Unit at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital located at 1005 Joe DiMaggio Drive, Hollywood, Florida 33021
Services & Specializations:
- Sedation Medicine
- Pediatric Trauma
- Neuromuscular Diseases
- Management of Respiratory Failure
- Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
PCCSF is the leading group of pediatric intensivists in South Florida providing comprehensive pre and post-operative care for infants, children, and young adults undergoing heart surgery and heart transplants.
Gerald J. Lavandosky, M.D., F.A.A.P., F.C.C.P.
Allan M. Greissman, M.D.
Jason L. Adler M.D., M.B.A., F.A.A.P., F.C.C.P., C.P.E.
Allen M. Burkowsky, M.D.
Teresa Duncan, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Eric Exelbert, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Chad D. Scheller, MD
Marcelo Egea, MD
Ryan Moran, MD, MPH
Giri Kaliki, MD
For more information, please contact (954) 454-5131
1117 East Hallandale Beach Blvd. Hallandale, FL 33009
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