Oishei Children's Hospital

Oishei Children's Hospital. May 21, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
January 17, 2020 - 2:43 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Local health officials are still concerned about the high volume of RSV cases they're seeing in children and infants, as Friday morning's press conference marked the second such news brief within the last two months. "By the time a child turns 2, almost every child has been exposed...
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Oishei Children's Hospital. May 21, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
December 30, 2019 - 3:38 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Doctors at Oishei Children's Hospital are concerned about the unusually high number of RSV cases they're seeing this season, which also came a lot earlier than what is typically expected. According to the CDC, "RSV is a common respiratory virus that usually causes mild, cold-like...
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Oishei Children's Hospital. May 21, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
August 22, 2019 - 4:14 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Western New York has once again stepped up as a community to reach out to a family just days after receiving some of the most devastating news they'll ever hear. In the midst of what should have been one of the happiest days in the lives of Ali and Justin Waclawek - the birth of...
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Brendan Keany
June 17, 2019 - 1:38 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - Last month, the Kiss Cares for Kids/WBEN Radiothon possessed a goal to raise $173,000 to enable Oishei Children's Hospital to purchase a brand new ENT Tower, which will enhance imaging capabilities for ear, nose and throat conditions. On Monday morning, Gronk Nation...
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Charlotte Wienckowski, the first child born in Buffalo in 2019. January 1, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 01, 2019 - 12:20 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Kristina Wienckowski knew she was close to the birth of her fourth daughter when she visited Oishei Children’s Hospital on New Year’s Eve. When she gave birth to a healthy, six-pound-12-ounce, Charlotte, she never thought her daughter would be surrounded by microphones and...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
November 09, 2018 - 2:45 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Oishei Children's Hospital celebrated its first "birthday" on Friday. It was last November 9 when staff from the former Women and Children's Hospital on Bryant Street conducted a massive operation to move people and equipment from the Bryant Street to the Buffalo Niagara...
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October 12, 2018 - 2:53 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A 3 year old is at Oishei Children's Hospital and is undergoing tests to find out if he's suffering from a rare disease. The patient, Kameron, is currently undergoing diagnostic procedures for suspected, not confirmed, acute flaccid myelitis (AFM). The multidisciplinary team of...
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WBEN Photo/Matt Moran
Matt Moran
May 22, 2018 - 1:33 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Oishei Children's Hospital along with American Medical Response unveiled it's state of the art neonatal transport ambulance Dr. Stephen Turkovich, the chief medical officer at childrens says this allows them to be ready for any situation. "Sometimes mother nature doesn't wait...
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Tim Wenger
May 10, 2018 - 9:22 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The care at the six month of Oishei Children's Hospital will get even better thanks to the successful fundraising effort during the daylong KISS Cares for Kids Radiothon. When the exhaustive effort came to a close Thursday, $203,984 was raised. It was hoped that at least $175...
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Tim Wenger
May 09, 2018 - 9:28 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Oishei Children's Hospital is marking its six month birthday in their new facility as the annual KISS Cares fo Kids Radiothon is up and running and working toward a very specific goal. The day-long radiothon is asking the community for much-needed help in funding a...
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