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. The mission of the St.
Christopher's Hospital is to provide quality pediatric services in a
caring, progressive environment. St. Christopher's Hospital is committed
to quality through teamwork, technology and service in a child
friendly, family oriented environment.
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.
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children operates based on values of
respect for all and recognition of diversity as a source of strength. We
are committed to providing high-quality, family-centered care in a
collaborative, nurturing and culturally diverse environment.
St. Chris has made a dedicated commitment to celebrating diversity by: