US News Best Children's Hospital DesignationA leader in pediatric care since 1875, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children is committed to delivering high quality family- and patient-centered care to children from throughout the Philadelphia area and around the world. Its highly acclaimed programs include its:

  • Level I Pediatric Trauma Center, one of only three in Pennsylvania
  • Level IIIC NICU, which is the highest NICU designation
  • Heart Center
  • Oncology/Transplant
  • Burn Center, which is the only dedicated pediatric burn center in the area

We have more than 220 pediatric experts on staff, combining top-notch general pediatric care with a wide array of pediatric specialties including:

  • Cardiology
  • Ear, Nose and Throat
  • Gastroenterology
  • Oncology
  • Orthopedics

In addition to its main location in Philadelphia, the hospital has a growing network of primary and specialty care locations throughout the Philadelphia suburbs and New Jersey so your child's health conditions can be treated close to home.

Our expert medical staff consists of more than 700 physicians and other healthcare providers and support personnel representing a wide array of pediatric specialty areas and general pediatrics. In addition to our Philadelphia location, many of our pediatricians and pediatric specialists have convenient locations within your local community.

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