Children's Hospital Colorado
Physician smiling at a child and mother before surgery at Children's Hospital Colorado.

Here, it's different.TM

This is an extraordinary place. There's magic in our energy, our spaces, our people and our discoveries. There's even magic in our motivation: to eradicate childhood disease, so that one day, like magic, children will no longer need us.

Why different matters

Kids are incredibly different

Kids aren’t just mini adults. We know how different they are, and that changes everything about how we treat them, from their growing bodies to their developing minds.

Jessika and her mom listen to Mona's mom talk about Mona's bariatric surgery experience

Partnering with you

Parents and caregivers know their child best, which is why you are the most important member of your child’s care team.

Experience beyond compare

Because we see more and treat more children than any other hospital in the region, our unparalleled care leads to outcomes among the best in the country.

Complete, convenient care

We understand that time is of the essence when your little one is sick. Instead of numerous appointments with different doctors, we coordinate your child’s appointments with all our specialists in one day.

You're in the right place

Red wagons in our halls, prescription pets rounding the floors and a lounge just for teens – it all helps put our patients at ease and create a supportive space just for them.

Need to talk with a pediatric nurse?

Call our free ParentSmart HealthlineTM. We're available 24/7 to answer your health questions.


Do you need urgent or emergency care?

Choose the right type of care in the heat of the moment.

Help me decide

Get expert advice

We answer top questions from parents every month so you can stay up-to-date on ways to get well and stay well.

Experience honest conversations

To provide education and hope, we've connected families with a new diagnosis to families who have been through the journey.

Meet our patients

We know learning about real families' experiences is extremely important. Explore our library of patient stories.

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