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August 30, 2018

NEONATOLOGIST JOINS OU CHILDREN’S PHYSICIANS

        BergnerErynn-NICU01OKLAHOMA CITY – Neonatologist Erynn M. Bergner, M.D., has established her practice with OU Children’s Physicians. She has also been named a clinical assistant professor with the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. Neonatologists are physicians who specialize in the care of newborns. Along with other neonatologists at OU Children's Physicians, she offers comprehensive care for Oklahoma's premature and ill or injured full-term infants. 

      Bergner is board certified in pediatrics. She completed a fellowship in neonatal-perinatal medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, where she also completed a residency in categorical pediatrics. She earned her medical degree with distinction from the OU College of Medicine. She earned her undergraduate degree in biochemistry from OU in Norman, graduating summa cum laude.

      Bergner is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the junior section of the Society for Pediatric Research.

      OU Children’s Physicians practice as part of OU Physicians, Oklahoma’s largest physician group. The group encompasses nearly every child and adult medical specialty.

      More than 335 of these doctors and advanced practice providers have committed their practices to the care of children. The majority of OU Children’s Physicians are board certified in children’s specialties. Many provide pediatric-specific services unavailable elsewhere in the state. Some have pioneered surgical procedures or innovations in patient care that are world firsts.

      OU Children’s Physicians see patients in their offices at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and other cities around Oklahoma. When hospitalization is necessary, they often admit patients to The Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center. Many children with birth defects, critical injuries or serious diseases who can’t be helped elsewhere come to OU Children’s Physicians. Oklahoma doctors and parents rely on OU Children’s Physicians depth of experience, nationally renowned expertise and sensitivity to children’s emotional needs.