Medical City Children's Hospital

Medical City Children’s Hospital, a part of Medical City Dallas, is a 220-bed comprehensive and specialized children’s hospital providing advanced pediatric health care for young patients of all ages, from newborns to teenagers. Pediatric specialties at Medical City Children’s Hospital include pediatric emergency services, care for congenital heart conditions, pediatric cancer care (hematology and oncology), pediatric orthopedics, neurosurgery, craniofacial surgery, pediatric transplant and kidney care, and a Level IV NICU — the highest level of NICU care available in Dallas.

Since 1996, our specialists haven’t let anything distract them from helping children get better. As a result, we have helped thousands of children, from birth to age 18, and from more than 75 countries. Medical City Children’s Hospital is committed to providing children, and their parents, the care and attention they deserve. Our innovative, nurturing atmosphere revolves around a singular idea — children aren’t just little adults. They have unique needs. Our specialists work collaboratively and believe that open communication with parents and each child’s pediatrician contributes to better care.

Medical City Children’s Hospital is conveniently located in the heart of North Dallas at Forest Lane and Central Expressway (U.S. 75), just 15 minutes from downtown Dallas and a short drive from North Dallas suburbs. Find driving directions.

Awards and Recognitions


  • The Leapfrog Group® Hospital Safety Score – A
  • Extracorporeal Life Support Organization - Gold Level Award for Excellence in Life Support


  • U.S. News and World Report Best Hospitals - No. 3 in Dallas-Fort Worth and No. 6 in Texas
  • American Heart Association Get With the Guidelines® Silver Award – Resuscitation (Pediatric Resuscitation)
  • Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories (ICAEL) pediatric transthoracic echo certification, transesophageal echocardiogram certification, and fetal echocardiogram certification


  • U.S. News and World Report Best Hospitals - No. 3 in Dallas-Fort Worth and No. 6 in Texas
  • U.S. News and World Report Best Hospitals - No. 19 in Gynecological Care