Refer a Patient to Neonatology

The Division of Neonatology at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is here to assist you in providing the best care for your patients.

We treat more than 1,000 patients per year in the Harriet and Ronald Lassin Newborn/Infant Intensive Care Unit (N/IICU) and more than 3,000 patients a year in our neonatal network.

To discuss a potential referral, schedule an evaluation or seek a second opinion, please call 215-590-3083. 

Information we will ask for

Referring physician/healthcare provider

  • Name
  • Contact information (including cell phone/beeper number)


  • Name
  • Suspected diagnosis
  • Date of birth
  • Parents’ address
  • Parents’ phone number(s)
  • Parents’ insurance information

We recognize this is a very stressful time for families and strive to schedule all patients as expeditiously as possible.

If you feel a patient needs to be seen more urgently, let us know and we will work with you.

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