Texas Children's Hospital
is a pediatric hospital located in the Texas Medical Center
With 639 licensed beds and 465 beds in operation, Texas Children's is the largest children's hospital
in the United States and is affiliated with the Baylor College of Medicine
as that institution's primary pediatric training site..
Texas Children's has garnered widespread recognition for its expertise and breakthrough developments in the treatment of pediatric cancer
, premature birth
, attention-related disorders, organ transplants and cardiogenic disorders. As of 2011, U.S. News & World Report
ranks Texas Children's Hospital #4 amongst the pediatric hospitals in the nation, the highest rank for any Pediatric Hospital in the Southern United States.
More than are available to patients at Texas Children's.
The hospital's medical staff includes more than 1,580 board-certified, primary-care physicians, pediatric subspecialists, pediatric surgeons
. In 2003, Texas Children's more than 1,000 nurses
achieved national Magnet Recognition, one of the highest honors in nursing.
Rankings & Recognition
In 2011-12 U.S. News and World Report
ranked Texas... Read More