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Pediatric Critical Care

Families can rely on the largest and most experienced Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in Idaho at St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital. Our highly trained team is dedicated to saving the lives and protecting the brains and bodies of young, critically ill patients. Utilizing the most advanced technology available, we care for children who have serious respiratory problems such as pneumonia or asthma; are recovering from complex surgeries or injuries; are dependent on medical technology such as ventilators; or are experiencing organ failure.

  • Facilities & Locations

The pediatric team at Idaho’s only children’s hospital is dedicated to providing specialized care in a safe, comforting and family-friendly setting.


  • Location & Contact Info

    190 E. Bannock St.
    Boise, ID 83712
    (208) 381-2804

Providers

  • Pediatric Critical Care

    Biography

    David W. Christensen, MD, FAAP is a fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics. He earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Utah. He served as chief pediatric resident at the University of California, Irvine.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
  • Pediatrics

    Biography

    Derrick J. N. Dauplaise, MD earned his bachelor's degree in chemistry and his medical degree from the University of South Florida. He completed his residency in pediatrics and fellowship in pediatric critical care medicine at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
  • Pediatric Critical Care

    Biography

    Paul W. Jansen, MD is a fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics. He earned a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Southern College in Collegedale, TN, and a master's degree in business administration from Gonzaga University.

    Availability

    Accepting new patients
  • Pediatric Critical Care

    Biography

    Mark McConnell, MD is a fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics. He completed his residency in pediatrics and internal medicine at Loma Linda University. He completed a fellowship in adult and pediatric critical care medicine at Stanford University Medical Center/Lucile Packard Children's Hospital. 

    Availability

    Accepting new patients