Department of Surgery Welcomes Drs. Onwubiko and Sparks
Chinwendu Onwubiko, MD, PhD, andEric Sparks, MD,join the Department of Surgery as assistant professors to the Division of Pediatric Surgery. “We’re delighted to welcome both of these accomplished pediatric surgeons to our division,” said Mike Chen, MD, MBA, director of the Division of Pediatric Surgery. “We look forward to the career strides that each of them will make here as we watch them thrive.”
ICYMI: What Parents Should Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine for Children Ages 5 to 11
As Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine is now approved for use in children ages 5 to 11, many parents have questions about getting their child vaccinated. Drs. Gigi Youngbloodand Peily Soong, pediatricians at Pediatrics East in Trussville, answer some of the most common questions they’re hearing.