Developmental pediatrics at Youkidoc in Basel

A healthy development from newborn to adulthood

Healthy development from newborn to adulthood is of high importance for Youkidoc in Basel. We take time for you and your child. Our specialists in developmental pediatrics work out ways and solutions with you to optimally promote your child's potential. Your child's health is important to us.

Individual care by our specialists in developmental pediatrics

Integrative pediatrics for developmental disorders

Large team of specialists for children and adolescents

Expansion of the medical offer through various specialists

Own emergency practice in our health centre

We clarify in case of developmental and behavioral problems

We provide support for sleep, crying or feeding disorders.

With Youkidoc your child is in safe hands

How can we help you?

We are looking forward to a
personal conversation.

+41 61 201 01 01

Regular consultations

Mon. till Fri,
8 a.m. - 12 a.m. and 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Urgent appointments

Mon to Fri 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Sat 9 a.m. - 1 a.m.

Emergencies

+41 61 201 01 01

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Care & Recognition

We help you identify, care for and treat developmental disabilities in childhood and adolescence.

Assessment & Aspects

We assess various aspects of the child's development such as growth, language, motor skills, thinking, perception as well as emotional development and social behavior.

Investigation & Collaboration

We perform developmental pediatric evaluations and work closely with special educators and child and adolescent psychiatrists.

Frequently asked questions about your child's development

My child cries a lot, does he have a crying disorder?

An infant's crying is primarily normal because the baby cannot yet express itself in any other way.

However, in some cases it can lead to so-called Regulation disorders in a child. This means that it can take longer for the infant to regulate sleep and food intake and this manifests itself in frequent crying.

Feel free to stop by. Our specialists at Youkidoc will be happy to advise you and do a comprehensive examination to determine the origin and possible treatment methods.

My child does not sleep or sleeps very little, what can I do?

Infants may not be able to ideally regulate the rhythm between waking and sleeping phases.

If this rhythm still does not play in after a few months, one speaks of Sleep disorders.

Our specialists will be happy to advise you individually on this subject.

Where do sleep disorders in children come from?

Sleep disorders can be vMany different causes have. These range from developmental problems in premature babies to psychological problems or external influences such as brightness or noise. 

Feel free to contact us so that we can find the cause together.

How does a feeding disorder manifest itself?

There may be tension and anxiety of the parents towards the child when Difficulties with food intake occur. These difficulties occur mainly during the transition, from breastfeeding to bottle feeding or again to solid food.

Even at a later age, there may be a disturbance in food intake, which is often of psychological origin.

Feel free to contact us! 

What are the behavioral problems in children?

Behavioral problems can have a wide variety of causes. Generally, one speaks of a behavioral disorder when a child behaves visibly different from most other children in certain situations.

Some examples include aggressive social behavior or psychological distress such as noticeable withdrawal or nervousness on the part of the child.

Your specialists for developmental pediatrics

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Jessica Bonhoeffer Templeton, MD

Specialist in paediatrics and adolescent medicine, focus on developmental paediatrics, lecturer at the University Children's Hospital Zurich

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Rachel Rauber, MD

Specialist in paediatrics and adolescent medicine, focus on developmental paediatrics

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Zoe Schumacher, MD

Specialist in paediatrics and adolescent medicine, focus on developmental paediatrics

Children's health. With all our hearts. With us, your little ones are in the best hands. Feel free to give us a call.

Treatment spectrum with Youkidoc

Prevention is better than cure. We'll make time for that. Preventive examinations from newborn to adulthood, advice on developmental, nutritional and health issues in childhood and adolescence. Of course we also support you in the safe handling of your child's illnesses.

Location Youkidoc in Basel

Youkidoc is centrally located in the Gundeli area in Basel. Right behind the Basel SBB train station.

paediatrics and adolescent medicine

Your paediatricians for regular preventive medical checkups, vaccination recommendations, advice and competent medical support in case of illness and accidents.

Child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapy

In order to strengthen the mental well-being of children and adolescents, attention to their involvement in the family and social environment is important. It is not only the diagnosis, but also the recognition of the causes that is crucial. We accompany and support you in crises, difficult transitions in life, separations or special needs of the child or parents.

Development Pediatrics

Our specialist consultations in developmental pediatrics focus on clarifying and advising on specific developmental issues from the newborn to young adulthood. We clarify developmental and behavioural problems, lack of concentration, sleep, crying or feeding disorders.

Pediatric Pneumology

Help in the clarification and treatment of persistent cough, conspicuous breathing sounds, stress symptoms, asthma. Allergy clarification for hay fever and asthma, initiation of desensitization.

Ultrasound diagnostics

In pediatric medicine, ultrasound diagnostics has proven to be very effective as painless and radiation-free imaging. Youkidoc offers a wide range of diagnostic examinations. Also the hip ultrasound examination of newborns.

Pediatric gynecology

When it comes to the intimate area of girls and young women, a sensitive approach is important. We are happy to help you with information or with questions about puberty and contraception. 

Integrative pediatrics

Youkidoc offers the meaningful interaction between conventional medicine and complementary (anthroposophical) medicine therapy methods for a holistic approach to treatment.

Social Counseling

The social counseling at Youkidoc in Basel together with Caritas beider Basel is made possible by the commitment of various foundations and scientifically accompanied by the Bern University of Applied Sciences.

Pediatric Dermatology

Pediatric Dermatology
We can help you identify, care for and treat your child's allergies and other skin conditions or ailments.

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Youkidoc in
Basel

Güterstrasse 90
4053 Basel
T +41 61 201 01 01
F +41 61 201 01 02
zentrum@youkidoc.ch

Emergency
+41 61 201 01 01

Urgent appointments
Mon to Fri 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. (during Basel school vacation until 6 p.m.)
Sat 9 a.m. - 1 a.m.

Regular consultations
Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 12 a.m. and 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Youkidoc will be closed during the official Basel holidays.

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