April 25 - 27 Travel Advisory: Penn Relays

Please allow for extra travel time to your appointments on April 25, 26 and 27. Expect delays in and around University City due to the Penn Relays. To reschedule an appointment, call your provider’s office 24 hours in advance of scheduled visit.

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.

After open heart surgery, I knew she would grow, get faster, be better, and I felt so much gratitude.

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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.

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Walk for Hope

Please join us for the 2019 Walk for Hope, a fundraising and awareness event for pediatric inflammatory bowel disease research at CHOP.

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Limited Visitor Procedures in Effect

To keep our patients safe during “sick season,” we ask families to limit the number of visitors to the hospital from Dec. 3 through April.

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Your donation changes lives.

You can change children’s lives by making breakthrough discoveries possible.

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Children and Teenagers

This video shares the story of three patients who receive care at the Center for IBD.

“It Changed Everything”

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

Genetic Testing 101

If your child has symptoms of an inherited condition, your doctor may recommend genetic testing. Here's what you need to know.

The Health Benefits of Gardening

Check out the many benefits of gardening and how the Gardens at CHOP provide unique and vital resources to our patients.

How to Choose a Pediatrician

We compiled the most important things for you to consider when choosing your baby's pediatrician.

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Find Care, Close to Home

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

International Patient?

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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.