Inside Children's Hospital

At Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, we're always learning, growing and exploring in our effort to deliver the highest quality, compassionate, family-centered care. Here's what's happening now.

CHOP's Pediatrics Department Ranked Best in U.S. for 2020

For the seventh consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked the Department of Pediatrics at CHOP as No. 1.

CHOP Urgent Care Center in Bryn Mawr

The new center will offer convenient after-hours access for Main Line families and surrounding community.

Surgery Before Birth: Spina Bifida

This video about fetal surgery for spina bifida explains spina bifida treatment options and the benefits of spina bifida surgery before birth.

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Not Feeling Great? The Visit Can Wait!

Visiting a child in the hospital can be uplifting, but it can also have serious consequences if you're sick.

“It Changed Everything”

 State-of-the-art brain surgery at CHOP reduced Emily’s seizures from 90 per day to zero.

Celiac Disease and Gluten Disorders

Watch this video to learn more about the differences between various gluten-related disorders.

Cardiac Risks in Your DNA

Knowing if your family is affected by heart disease can help clinicians anticipate potential risks for you and your kids.

Is Sunscreen Safe?

Are the chemicals in sunscreen harmful? Should parents be concerned? Dr. McMahon provides answers.

CHOP locations map

Find Care, Close to Home

From Lancaster County to the Jersey Shore, you'll find Children's Hospital pediatricians and specialists nearby.

International Patient?

Call a Children's Hospital of Philadelphia International Care Coordinator today.


Children's Hospital is a Charity

Our work is inspired by childhood, and fueled by charitable donations. We can't do it without you.