Choosing a hospital that specializes solely in the treatment and care of your infant or child can make all the difference during stressful times, which is why most parents and physicians turn to Women's & Children's Hospital. Our pediatric department is dedicated to the well-being of your child and supports your child's rights to healthcare in an environment of professionalism, safety and trust. We recognize the importance of the prevention of disease and the promotion of health, thus ensuring comprehensive health care for pediatric patients and their families.
The Pediatric Department at Women's & Children's Hospital provides inpatient and outpatient services for children from birth to 17 years of age. Our comprehensive approach to your child’s health, from special needs to preventive care and everything in between, allows you the full spectrum of choices for your child from an experienced staff you can trust. We're proud of the fact that our specialized services, state-of-the art equipment, new and improved facilities and highly trained staff have earned us a reputation as the premier pediatric hospital in Acadiana.
Fri, October 28, 2016
Shots for Tots, brought to you exclusively by the kids ER at Women’s & Children’s Hospital, returns in 2017 on the following dates.
Fri, March 25, 2016
Annual summer activities fair and family fitness expo set for April 9 on the grounds of the Kids Specialty Center
Tue, August 18, 2015
Dr. Ann Marie Flannery, with the Kids Specialty Center at Women’s & Children’s Hospital, is now seeing patients in Lake Charles.
Mon, July 27, 2015
The results of a traumatic event may take days, weeks or even longer to surface. The National Child Traumatic Stress Network offers several tools to help parents and families heal in...
Fri, November 14, 2014
Dr. Ann Marie Flannery, board-certified pediatric neurosurgeon at Women’s & Children’s Hospital, is corresponding author of the recently-published “Pediatric Hydrocephalus: Systematic...