UC Davis Children’s Hospital is the Sacramento region’s only nationally ranked, comprehensive hospital for children, offering children and their families the highest level of care for virtually every pediatric health condition.

It has the Central Valley's only level I pediatric trauma center and emergency department, and the 129-bed hospital includes state-of-the-art neonatal, pediatric and pediatric cardiac intensive care units. It is also home to the first level I children's surgery center on the West Coast and fourth in the nation, as verified by the American College of Surgeons.

With more than 120 board-certified physicians in more than 30 subspecialties, UC Davis Children's Hospital offers families a comprehensive range of pediatric services.

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Avery Cunha

Avery makes impressive recovery

Avery was 19 months old when she nearly drowned in her swimming pool. Thanks to her health care team, she can walk, talk and be herself again.

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Marcellus Brown

Marcellus has a bright future

Marcellus was born prematurely at 24 weeks and his ductus arteriosus, an artery in the heart that normally closes after birth, didn’t close.

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The Children’s Hospital pediatric physicians are available at UC Davis Medical Group offices conveniently located throughout Sacramento, Placer and Yolo counties.

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