University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital

Address: 200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 888-573-5437 Email: NO EMAIL Website:

University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital has been dedicated to meeting the health care needs of children and families since 1919. As Iowa’s only comprehensive children’s hospital, we provide care for children from birth to young adulthood. Services range from promoting wellness to the care of general childhood illness, surgery, traumatic injuries, life-threatening and chronic illnesses, and developmental disabilities.

As part of an academic medical center, UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital also performs groundbreaking research to help solve the mysteries of childhood diseases, in addition to training the next generation of health care professionals. Honors and Awards UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital is one of the most respected children’s hospitals in the world. It is highly ranked nationally by many entities. It attracts outstanding health professionals who are engaged in the missions of healing, research, and teaching.

Stead Family Department of Pediatrics
We are Iowa’s only comprehensive pediatric academic medical center and a national leader in pediatric medicine. Our mission is to provide outstanding care to the children of Iowa and beyond. We seek to achieve this mission by being a leader in state-of-the-art clinical care to children, performing cutting-edge research to find new treatments and cures for childhood illnesses, and educating the next generation of pediatric health care providers.

Our Department currently includes 139 faculty, 43 residents, 2 chief residents, and 29 subspecialty trainees. Our University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital is driving the growth and expansion of our programs and will ensure our commitment to excellence. We welcome you to explore our website to learn more about what makes us special.

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