lek. Urszula Chrostek

lek. Urszula Chrostek

pediatric neurologist
  • Polish

Specialzation: In the process of specialising in paediatric neurology.

Experience: Graduate of the Faculty of Medicine at the Medical University of Wrocław, currently in the course of doctoral studies. She works in the Department of Child Neurology at the T. Marciniak Hospital and in the Hospital Emergency Department of the University Clinical Hospital in Wrocław. She teaches medical students in the subject of emergency medicine.

Main areas of interest: Developmental problems of the infant period and the use of ultrasonography in paediatric neurology.

Training and scientific work: She has completed numerous training courses in ultrasonography (ultrasound in paediatrics, cephalic artery ultrasound at the Roztoczańska School of Ultrasonography, transcutaneous ultrasound trainer, head ultrasound at the Ujastek Hospital, ultrasound in neurology at the Wielkopolska School of Ultrasonography, GoldenCare doppler ultrasound, vascular ultrasound, lung ultrasound Practical Medicine). He continues to expand his knowledge of neurological diseases in children. She is one of the few certified physicians in Poland conducting diagnostics using the Prechtel method. In addition, she has completed numerous courses in cardiopulmonary resuscitation for all age groups (NLS, PALS, ALS). She is the author of scientific publications with a total IF of 11,036 and 309 ministerial p.

Other: During the visit she tries to make both the child and the parent feel safe, she promotes closeness parenting, long breastfeeding with mum’s milk and following the needs of the child.

Outside of work, she is mum to little Josiah and a female dog, Saba, adopted from a shelter ☺