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One of The Nation's Best Children's Hospitals For Children & Their Families

Winthrop-University Hospital Children’s Medical Center is deeply committed to enhancing, sustaining and restoring the health, well-being and development of every child – from the tiniest premature infant to a young adult.

Our Children’s Center is a major healthcare resource with a passion for helping children live healthy, productive lives. This is reflected in the investment we’ve made in our staff of pediatric specialists, who are not only exceptionally skilled in their disciplines, but also have a clear understanding of children and their unique physical and emotional needs.

The Center focuses on helping children feel comfortable and safe. Our state-of-the-art technology and broad-scoped specialty programs and services are housed in modern facilities filled with natural light and bright colors. We have created a child-friendly environment that is warm, comforting and geared to easing the stress of illness for our young patients and their families.

U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals

U.S. News & World Report’s 2016-2017 Best Children’s Hospitals

Winthrop's Children’s Medical Center has been named to U.S. News & World Report’s 2016-17 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings for demonstrating excellence in the specialties of: 
  • Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Pediatric Urology
  • Pediatric Pulmonology

We are a designated Children’s Hospital Association member and a state-designated Pediatric Regional Trauma Center.

Pediatric Facilities

The Children’s Medical Center pediatric facilities have been designed with careful consideration of your children and family. While our setting holds the most modern technology, it remains warm, comfortable, spacious and child-oriented. We provide the finest and most advanced care for our young patients, always remaining sensitive to their personal and family needs.

The Center includes:

  • Dedicated Pediatric Emergency/Trauma Center
  • Pediatric Intensive Care Unit with in-room sleeping accommodations for parents
  • Hagedorn Pediatric Inpatient Center with in-room sleeping accommodations for parents
  • Child Life Activity Center
  • Pediatric Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • Cancer Center for KIDS
  • Jay’s World Inpatient Suite
  • Nina Jillian Rosenblatt Ambulatory Suite
  • Regional Perinatal Center
  • Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Outpatient general and specialty pediatric facilities

Specialized Programs & Services

In addition to providing emotional and developmen­tal support, the Children’s Medical Center offers a variety of pediatric programs and services to ad­dress specialized needs. They include:

  • Adoption Services
  • Bowel Management Program
  • Diabetes Education Program
  • Down Syndrome Program
  • Growth Hormone Program
  • Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing Program
  • Pediatric Sleep Center
  • Pediatric Travel Center
  • Reach Out and Read Program
  • STAR Program for Special Needs Children
  • Weight Management Programs

Pediatric Clinical Specialties

Winthrop-University Hospital Children’s Medical Center includes a team of experienced, board-certified pediatric specialists, many of whom are consistently recognized, nationally and internationally, for their outstanding performance and achievements in the treatment of young patients. They work closely with pediatric nurses who have advanced training, technicians and support staff in various pediatric clinical specialties, including:

  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
  • Behavioral Pediatrics
  • Cardiology
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Pediatrics/ Primary Care
  • Genetics
  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Intensive Critical Care
  • Neonatology
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Nutrition Services
  • Ophthalmology
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pulmonology
  • Rheumatology
  • Surgical Subspecialties in Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine
  • Urology