About

Adoption Medicine Staff gathered in an exam room.The Adoption Medicine Clinic University of Minnesota is an outpatient clinic serving families with children adopted domestically, internationally, and in foster care.

Founded in 1986, our clinic is a global leader in adoption medicine, research, education and advocacy. Our providers have completed over 30,000 pre-adoption reviews for children in over 40 countries. We provide pre-adoption consultations, medical reviews, travel counseling, and comprehensive post-adoption care.

Our mission is to be a resource and advocate for children who are adopted, in foster-care and those remaining in institutional care around the world.

What parents say about the Adoption Medicine Clinic

Healthy kids at home and abroad

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