​About St. Christopher's Hospital for Children

A leader in pediatric care since 1875, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children's nationally recognized programs and pediatric specialists provide exceptional care to children from throughout the Greater Philadelphia area and around the world.

St. Christopher's has more than 220 pediatric experts on staff, combining top-notch general pediatric care with a wide array of pediatric specialties including Cardiology, Ear, Nose and Throat, Gastroenterology, Oncology and Orthopedics. It houses one of only three Level I Pediatric Trauma Centers in Pennsylvania and the only Pediatric Burn Center in the Philadelphia area.

In addition to its main location in Philadelphia, the hospital has a growing network of primary and specialty care locations throughout the Philadelphia suburbs and New Jersey so your child's health conditions can be treated close to home.

My Child's Patient Portal

We know managing the details of your family’s health care can sometimes cause its own symptoms, like headache and fatigue. So to provide relief, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children offers My Health Rec. With this helpful online application, you can access your child's health records, share information with doctors, and save time paying health bills, among other things—all from the comfort and privacy of your home.

View Your Child's Health Record

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Center for The Urban Child

At St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, we understand that while parenting and raising a family is a joyous experience, it can also come with challenges. The Center for the Urban Child at St. Christopher’s is a community-focused primary care initiative designed to provide a multitude of services and resources for you and your family.

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Mobile App Coming Soon

At St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, we know how important it is to have a convenient source for your child's health information.

Our new smartphone mobile app enables you to find a physician, check symptoms, view our hospital services, check your child's hospital records, get the latest news and more.​  


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