St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children – Philadelphia PENNSYLVANIA

Address: 160 East Erie Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19134
Phone: (215) 427-5000 Website:

St. Christopher's Hospital for Children offers a wide range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age, with the expertise of 220 pediatric specialists.  For a developmental disorder, orthopedic disability, heart condition, or debilitating allergy—or for a chest cold, earache, school physical or scheduled immunization—St. Chris serves as a single-stop source for care. We pride ourselves on being available and having the qualifications, experience, and programs that many patients need and referring doctors want.

St. Christopher's Hospital for Children has more than 220 pediatric experts on staff, combining top-notch general pediatric care with a wide array of pediatric specialties.  A leader in pediatric care since 1875, St. Christopher’s nationally recognized programs and pediatric specialists provide exceptional care to children from throughout the Greater Philadelphia area and around the world. 

St. Chris has a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center and its Burn Center is the only dedicated pediatric burn center in the Philadelphia area.  Our Sleep Center was recently named a "Center of Excellence" by Philadelphia Magazine. Our Cystic Fibrosis Center is accredited as a Care Center by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and the hospital has an excellent and long-standing pediatric kidney transplant program.

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