Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best hospitals for pediatric neonatology, the Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs) at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta combine advanced technology and highly trained healthcare professionals to care for our tiniest patients in a specialized environment. We also collaborate closely with the Emory University School of Medicine to improve outcomes for our critically ill neonates through our academic and clinical research partnership.
Our NICUs treat infants from metro Atlanta and across Georgia. Our providers have diverse expertise caring for an array of complex conditions. We have the only Level IV NICUs in the region with the experience and technology needed to treat any medical condition affecting newborns. Children's NICUs cared for more than 1,000 neonates and performed 837 neonatal surgeries in 2017.
Some of the many conditions that we treat include:
- Respiratory failure
- Newborn brain injuries
- Birth defects
- Pulmonary hypertension