If your child has unexplained symptoms that require complex, specialist surgery, or has a rare genetic condition requiring the latest, innovative procedures not yet available to you locally, then Nicklaus Children’s Hospital could provide the answers and hope you’re looking for.
The 309-bed hospital is renowned for excellence in all aspects of pediatric medicine, with many specialty programs routinely ranked among the best in the nation.
Medical Treatments and Services
- Adolescent Medicine
- Asthma Center
- Behavioral Medicine
- Bone Marrow Transplants
- Brachial Plexus Surgery
- Cardiac Intensive Care
- Cardiovascular Surgery
- Craniofacial Reconstructive Surgery
- Critical Care Medicine
- Dialysis Center
- Eating Disorders
- Emergency Medicine
- Enuresis Center
- Epilepsy Center (offering medical/surgical care)
- Genetic and Metabolic Disorders
- Infectious Diseases
- Infusion Services
- International Vaccine Services
- Interventional Cardiology
- Orthopedic Surgery
- Pediatric Care Center
- Pediatric Dentistry
- Pediatric Hospitalists
- Pediatric Surgery
- Pediatric Trauma
- Plastic Surgery
- Preventive Medicine/Health Promotion
- Rehabilitation Services
- Sleep Disorder Center
- Spine/Scoliosis Surgery
- Sports Medicine
- Telemedicine/Virtual Consulting
- Thoracic Surgery
- Urgent Care
Nicklaus Children's Hospital is an international leader in medical education at all levels with a strong commitment to lifelong learning, personal and professional development, and professional and scholarly work. Our Medical Education Department offers a wide array of resources for international physicians, other healthcare providers, and medical researchers.
Our multifaceted CME (Continuing Medical Education) program includes the annual Pediatric Postgraduate Course (PPGC): “Perspectives in Pediatrics”, which has attracted a distinguished international audience for almost 50 years. Nicklaus Children's is also committed to serving as a teaching hospital with highly regarded pediatric fellowship and residency training programs.
The Nicklaus Children's Research Institute is home to over 150 Investigators across nearly 30 subspecialties, and supports a wide range of clinical research studies and partnerships both locally and internationally. Our investigators are experienced in multi-site clinical investigations sponsored primarily by the pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Many investigators head research teams as principal investigators and lead sponsor-investigator studies and joint projects with academia.
Nicklaus Children's Hospital investigators are knowledgeable and experienced in Phase I-IV clinical investigations in support of New Drug Applications (NDAs) and under Investigational Device Exemptions (IDEs). Their work also includes deployment of Humanitarian Use Devices (HUDs) and studies in support of orphan drug development.
Partnering with International Physicians
Nicklaus Children's Hospital works closely with international physicians to provide coordinated care to their patients. Our team stays in close contact with referring physicians before, during and after a hospital stay. Please provide detailed clinical information and complete the online International Patient Registration Form so we may expedite your request.
Andrea Maggioni, MD, MBA
Director of Global Health
Saima Aftab, MD, FAAP
Vice President of Strategic Initiatives