Doernbecher Children's Hospital

Pediatric Metabolics

We are the only metabolic program in Oregon that provides complete diagnostic and management services to children and adults with congenital metabolism problems.

At the Child Development and Rehabilitation Center, we are dedicated to providing complete individualized services including thorough diagnosis, evaluation, management, genetic counseling and treatment, for a broad range of disorders, including:

  • Amino acid and sugar metabolism problems
  • Storage disorders and related degenerative neurological conditions
  • Defects of mitochrondrial function.

Your child receives expert care from our team of specialists, including:

  • Pediatrician
  • Registered dietitian
  • Pediatric nurse
  • Social worker
  • Occupational therapist
  • Physical therapist
  • Speech language pathologist
  • Genetics counselor
  • Psychologist
  • Other Doernbecher specialists such as orthopedists and neurologists are available for consultation when needed.

Meet our team


In Portland, Oregon:

OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
700 S.W. Campus Drive, 7th floor
Portland, OR  97239
Map and directions

In Eugene, Oregon:

3377 Riverbend Drive, 230
Springfield, OR 97477

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