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As one of the nation’s leading pediatric hospitals and Indiana’s first and only comprehensive hospital dedicated exclusively to the care of children, Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health has provided compassionate care, support and comfort to children and their families for more than 85 years. Each year, more than 335,000 inpatients and outpatients are served from across Indiana, the nation and the world.

Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, and its strong affiliation with the Indiana University School of Medicine, makes it the only comprehensive clinical resource for Indiana’s children and the premiere source for health-related information for their parents.

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  • Allergy & Asthma

    Diagnosis and management of a wide range of allergic conditions

  • Anesthesiology

    Specialized care to minimize pain and provide a comfortable experience during surgery and other medical procedures

  • Audiology & Speech Pathology

    Services to manage speech, swallowing, hearing and balance difficulties

  • Behavioral Health

    In-depth evaluation and customized treatment for children with autism, behavior disorders, depression, substance abuse and other conditions

  • Cancer

    Advanced clinical care and research focused on the special needs of children with cancer and blood disorders

  • Child Development

    Evaluation and early intervention for developmental delays and behavior or learning problems

  • Cleft & Craniofacial Anomalies

    Comprehensive care for children with facial abnormalities, including cleft lip and palate

  • Critical Care

    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) providing comprehensive care to children suffering from severe medical and surgical conditions

  • Dentistry

    Gentle, child-friendly dental care, including preventive care and education, braces, oral surgery and more

  • Dermatology

    Diagnostic and therapeutic care for skin conditions, including acne, rashes, eczema, infections and more

  • Developmental Pediatrics

    Customized care for children with physical or behavioral conditions, such as autism, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy and other developmental issues

  • Diabetes & Endocrinology

    Inpatient and outpatient care to manage diabetes, thyroid conditions and other endocrine disorders

  • Eating Disorders

    Comprehensive medical, psychological and nutritional care for children and young adults with eating disorders

  • Ear, Nose & Throat

    Treatment for ear, nose and throat conditions, including ear infections, sinus problems, head and neck surgery and speech disorders

  • Emergency Medicine

    Advanced trauma and emergency care for children, from broken bones to life-threatening conditions

  • Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

    Screening services, diagnostic procedures and medical and surgical treatments for gastrointestinal and liver diseases

  • Heart & Vascular Care

    Specialized care for infants and children with heart disease, including advanced diagnosis, medical management and surgical treatment

  • Hospice

    Compassionate care to meet the emotional, physical and spiritual needs of children facing life-limiting illness

  • Hospitalist

    Hospitalist pediatricians serve as your child's primary care doctor during your child's hospital stay

  • Infectious Diseases

    Vaccinations, education, diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases, including travel-related health services

  • International Adoption

    Pre- and post-adoption support, including information, consultations and clinical services

  • Medical Genetics

    Evaluation, testing, information and referral services to help you understand and manage hereditary conditions

  • Neonatology

    Specialized care for infants with advanced medical or surgical needs, including premature infants and those with heart, liver or lung disease

  • Nephrology & Kidney Diseases

    Diagnosis and treatment of kidney-related conditions, including kidney stones, congenital conditions and structural abnormalities

  • Neurology & Neurosurgery

    Evaluation and management of brain, spinal cord and nervous system injuries and disorders, including seizures, tumors and neurodegenerative diseases

  • Ophthalmology

    Comprehensive care for vision and eye health, from routine eye checkups to sophisticated diagnostic and surgical services

  • Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

    Specialized care for musculoskeletal and neuromuscular conditions, including spine, congential deformities, trauma and sports injuries

  • Pain Management

    Services to manage pain associated with disease, injury or surgery

  • Palliative Care

    Specialized care for children with life-altering illnesses

  • Pathology & Lab Services

    Inpatient and outpatient laboratory services for a wide range of conditions and diseases

  • Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology

    Comprehensive gynecologic care for girls, from annual exams to treating congenital disorders and other complex conditions

  • Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine

    Specialized medical, psychological and behavioral care to meet the needs of young people aged 11 to 21 years old

  • Plastic Surgery

    A range of services to address cosmetic concerns, burns, skin lesions, and abnormalities of the skull, face and hands

  • Physicial Therapy & Rehabilitation

    A full range of inpatient and outpatient therapies, from physical and occupational therapies to specialized programs for brain and spinal injuries

  • Primary Care

    General pediatrician and family medicine providers to care for your child’s everyday health needs

  • Pulmonology & Respiratory Care

    Care for children and adolescents with respiratory disorders and diseases, including asthma, wheezing, viral respiratory infections and more

  • Radiology & Imaging

    Diagnostic imaging services, including X-rays, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, MRI and CT scans, and more

  • Rheumatology

    Evaluation and treatment of autoimmune diseases, including childhood arthritis, lupus, juvenile dermatomyositis and vasculitis

  • Sleep Disorders

    Testing and treatment for disorders such as sleeplessness, night terrors, sleep walking, sleep apnea and narcolepsy

  • Surgery

    Full range of surgical specialties to treat even the most complex injuries and diseases, including traumatic injuries

  • Transplant

    A comprehensive pediatric transplant center, offering expert care from the intensive care unit through discharge and recovery.

  • Trauma

    Level I Trauma Center that offers advanced care for children with traumatic injuries

  • Urology

    Medical and surgical care for urinary tract and reproductive organs, including advanced microsurgical care