Facts about Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt

Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt is one of the nation’s leading children’s hospitals. With more than 400 physicians trained in 30 pediatric and surgical specialties, we’re equipped to handle any issue a child may face – from the simple to the complex. The hospital offers comprehensive services for everything from cancer, transplant, trauma, and sickle cell disease, to developmental disorders, ENT, general surgery and others. Featuring Centers of Excellence for the treatment of diabetes and congenital heart disorders, Vanderbilt Children’s is also home to the highest level NICU and serves as a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center.

  • Ranked Among the Nation’s Best Children’s Hospital is a nationally recognized provider of pediatric health care services. We are the only pediatric hospital in Tennessee ranked in 10 out of 10 pediatric specialty programs in U.S. News & World Report magazine’s 2017-2018 “Best Children’s Hospitals.” Children’s Hospital is also ranked 13th in the nation by Parents magazine and recognized by Leapfrog as one of nine top children’s hospitals in the nation.
  • Clinical Research Children’s Hospital researchers and physicians are internationally recognized for their discoveries in vaccine development, genetics, neonatology, hematology, oncology, autism, fetal and cardiac surgery, and more. Patients have unparalleled access to advanced treatments and cutting-edge clinical trials that help save lives every day. Thes innovations are the next steps in finding ways to prevent childhood diseases.
  • Expert Care, Convenient Locations Specialists from Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt have made it their mission to make health care more convenient for children and families across Tennessee. In addition to our main campus in Nashville, we have specialty clinics reaching all over the state, with multiple specialists in Cookeville, Franklin, Hendersonville, Jackson, Murfreesboro and Spring Hill, among others.

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