Texas Children’s Newborn Center in Houston operates one
of the country’s most experienced neonatal intensive care
units. We offer the most comprehensive neonatal care
available, and we consistently rank among the country’s best
newborn centers by U.S.News & World Report – #1 in
Texas and #5 in the nation.
Because of our depth of experience and the breadth of our
services, the sickest newborn babies with the most complex
cases come to Texas Children’s for specialized neonatal
care. Best of all, research shows that babies in
high-volume, family-centered facilities have better outcomes.
What makes Texas Children’s Newborn Center special?
Each baby in our care receives the benefits of:
- Internationally respected neonatologists who are
- A compassionate team approach that includes families
at every step
- A nurturing environment with state-of-the-art
- Evidence-based treatments built upon the latest
- An academic medical center where the most advanced
treatments are available
- Highly trained, experienced neonatal nurses and
other neonatal care specialists
- Family services including an on-site Ronald McDonald
House, rooming-in-rooms to help families transition
home and breastfeeding support
Access to virtually every pediatric subspecialist a baby may
Because the Newborn Center is part of Texas Children’s
Hospital, families have access to physicians and
surgeons in virtually every pediatric subspecialty,
including cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, neurology,
neurosurgery, infectious diseases, ophthalmology and
Any specialist your baby needs is always nearby
and ready to help – you don’t have to wait for a
specialist to come from another hospital or worry about
having your baby transferred to receive the highest
level of care.
At Texas Children’s Newborn Center, we help babies and their families face the challenges of
prematurity, illness and birth defects.