Dayton Children’s lipid clinic provides comprehensive evaluation, education and treatment options for children with lipid disorders and treatment of childhood obesity.
Lipid disorders include things like high cholesterol and high triglycerides. Lipid disorders are frequently associated with insulin resistance syndrome and complications of obesity and elevated BMI. Our team is led by pediatricians and a nurse practitioner with additional training in lipid disorders and obesity in children. The team also includes nurses, dietitians, office staff and medical assistants who are trained in helping patients and their families with obesity concerns.