Why Choose Us

New York’s top children’s hospital

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is home to New York’s #1 Children’s Hospital, as published in the New York Daily News based on U.S. News & World Report’s 2020–21 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings.

It is affiliated with two Ivy League medical schools, and has been caring for children and adolescents for more than 100 years. We continue our tradition of excellence in children’s health and have been named the top children’s hospital in New York for 14 years in a row.

Our Team

We have more top pediatric doctors than any other hospital in the N.Y. metro area

NewYork-Presbyterian has more Top Pediatric Doctors in Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctors 2020 list than any other hospital in the New York. Our team of nationally renowned pediatric specialists treat newborns through young adults with all types of conditions. With two children's hospital campuses, dozens of medical group practices, and additional access to care through our telehealth services, we provide patients with exceptional care no matter where they live.

Excellence in care does not stop once your child reaches adulthood. Our pediatric specialists work closely with our adult specialists to ensure seamless transition of care, especially for children taking a more active role in managing their chronic illness.

Our Approach to Care

Putting your child at the center of every decision

We take a multidisciplinary approach in treating every pediatric patient. This means that the best minds are thinking and collaborating about your child’s care to ensure that we are offering the best solutions not just for the situation at hand, but also for your child’s future.

We know that a child’s illness can impact the entire family — our staff is dedicated to patient-centered care that extends to easing concerns of parents, caregivers and siblings.

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

Excellence in pediatric care


Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Award for excellence in life support

NewYork-Presbyterian offers state-of-the-art extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) at both Columbia and Weill Cornell campuses. NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley is one of five ECMO programs in the world designated as a Platinum Center of Excellence by the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization

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