standard-title Chris Cwik, MD MVP Kids Care Recommended Doctor
Dr. Chris Cwik was born and raised in the Chicago suburbs and has more than 15 years in pediatric medicine under his belt. He is a graduate of Knox College (Galesburg, IL) with a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry and College Honors in Biology and the University of Tennessee – Memphis with an MD.
Dr. Cwik honed his skills as a resident at the Phoenix Children’s Hospital/Maricopa Medical Center and a lab assistant at St. Jude’s Cancer Research Hospital before continuing on with fellowship training in the Hematology/Oncology unit at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center/Children’s Hospital in Seattle. He is a past-Chapter President of the American Student Medical Association.
Dr. Cwik has been in private practice since 2002, both in Michigan and here in Phoenix. He has special interests in pediatric hematology, oncology, nutrition and sports medicine. He is also fluent in Spanish, which goes a long way among Phoenix residents.
Latest News on the MVP Kids Care Blog
MVP Kids Care Featured in Raising Arizona Kids Magazine
MVP Kids Care was featured in the latest issue of Raising Arizona Kids Magazine. CLICK HERE to read the article.
Radio Disney/Doc McStuffins Event Makes Medicine Fun for Kids
MVP Kids Care partnered with Radio Disney on a fun event recently with music, games and prizes. The event was themed around Disney’s “Doc McStuffins” program. A great time was had by all!
MVP Kids Care and Radio Disney Partner with the Wigwam to Bring on the Fun All Summer Long
On Saturday, May 17th at the Wigwam Hotel, kids were invited to bring their favorite toy for a special check-up approved by Doc McStuffins Fun activities included dancing to your favorite Radio Disney Junior music, tattoos, craft fun, games and prizes. Everyone who participated got a Doc McStuffins check-up certificate, free photo, photo frame, and take home craft! Join us all summer long at the Wigwam for these fun events!
MVP Kids Care Talks Child Heat Safety on Channel 12
Dr. Broome talks about the warning signs of heat distress in children on 12 News this morning. Click on the YouTube video to see more!
MVP Kids Care and Radio Disney Party with Disney Star Peyton List at the Wigwam!
MVP Kids Care and Radio Disney partnered to bring Peyton List from Disney Channel’s “Jessie” to the Wigwam Resort last Saturday, June 21st. Peyton and one of MVP Kids’ Super Stars!! Peyton List and MVP Kids Care! The first official day of summer was HOT, but we kept it COOL at the Wigwam with Disney Channel star Peyton List, who plays Emma on Disney’s “Jessie”. Peyton is a Fashionista and came out to share some fun style tips with all of her fans. There was dancing, games, and a fun photo event with Peyton. Along with all the Disney fun, MVP Kids Care had a craft table and cool tattoos for the kiddos. These events will continue all summer long at the Wigwam. Come out to see us on July 19th when Disney star Leo Howard from Disney’s “Kickin’ It” joins us for a “Kickin’” good time.
DailyParent.com talks with Dr. Holmgren about talking menstruation with your daughter
Despite its biological inevitability and necessity, getting her first period can be overwhelming and intimidating for a young girl, especially when it comes to learning how to actually manage “the flow.” For many parents and their daughters, pads are likely the easier, less scary option. But what about swimmers or gymnasts who need a more discreet option, or girls who prefer to keep the flow as contained as possible, ultimately preferring tampons? To read the entire article, click here
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