Nicklaus Children’s Hospital has eight pediatric subspecialty programs ranked by U.S. News and World Report in its 2016-17 “Best Children’s Hospital” rankings. No other hospital in south Florida has more ranked programs.
Nicklaus Children’s Hospital’s Brain Institute is the first and largest pediatric neuroscience collaboration in the nation. The programis recognized for excellence in treatment of children with brain tumors, intractable epilepsy and other brain anomalies, and
The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital provides care for more children with congenital heart disorders than any other hospital in Florida and is home to several medical firsts.The Heart Program provides free EKG screenings to young sports and recreational participants to identify and correct conditions that can lead to sudden cardiac death.