Premature infants and sick infants often need the kind of medical attention and care only found in a newborn intensive care unit like Texas Children’s Hospital Newborn Center.

More than 2,500 infants are cared for each year in the Texas Children’s Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs), making us one of the largest, most experienced NICUs in the country. We provide all services that critically ill or premature babies might need, including on-site neonatologists available 24/7, the highest level of respiratory support, advanced imaging, pediatric surgery, pediatric anesthesiology and... Read more

Ranked #14 in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

We’re proud to be consistently named as a top program in Texas and the entire southwest region. Overall, Texas Children’s Hospital is ranked #4 and is on the Best Children’s Hospital Honor Roll for the eighth straight year.
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Pavilion for Women receives Baby Friendly Hospital designation

The milestone demonstrates our commitment to educating and supporting new mothers on the benefits of breastfeeding.
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We've launched a new initiative to educate families on the importance of talk. Learn more about our upWORDS program.

Our Team

Texas Children's Newborn Center is led by a multidisciplinary team of neonatal experts – physicians and nurses who are internationally known for their level of experience and knowledge in the care of premature and critically ill infants. They serve on committees and consortiums that set the standard of care for newborn care nationally and conduct research on a range of topics in perinatal and newborn medicine.

Services

We provide all services that critically ill or premature babies might need, including on-site neonatologists available 24/7, the highest level of respiratory support, advanced imaging, pediatric surgery, pediatric anesthesiology and more. Our services include: Infant body cooling Nutrition and lactation consulting Family-centered care Music therapy Newborn physical therapy

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Texas Medical Center

, Level III and IV NICU
  • Phone: 832-824-6155
, Level II NICU
  • Phone: 832-824-6165

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