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Pediatric Services


Delivering a wide range of pediatric services at Santa Monica

We have taken our pediatric program to the next level. We now offer a full spectrum of care for children. We are here for your children if you ever need us.

Our Nethercutt Emergency Department is the only designated "Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics" in Santa Monica.

Our high-tech, high-touch Neonatal Intensive Care Unit provides advanced care to premature newborns and other high-risk infants. 

Our 25-bed Pediatrics Unit is Santa Monica's only inpatient pediatrics unit for children who require hospital care.

Both the NICU and Pediatrics Unit are staffed by faculty from Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA, which is ranked among the best pediatric hospitals in the nation.

Preparing for Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica



Other kid-friendly services include:

Health Resources:

Health information specific For Parents | For Kids | For Teens 

Maternity services:

  • Expertise in high-risk pregnancy management and delivery

The BirthPlace:

Expecting a new arrival? The BirthPlace at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica is one of Southern California's most comprehensive and modern maternity centers. The BirthPlace features comfortable labor-and-delivery and postpartum rooms, exceptional nursing care, the latest in technology and a wide range of maternity classes to help you make a smooth transition to parenthood. For more information or to register for a free tour of the TheBirthPlace, go to: www.uclahealth.org/thebirthplace

UCLA Carepages:

UCLA Health is pleased to make available CarePages - a free internet-delivered patient update tool where patients and their families can inform other family members and friends on a loved one's health. No longer do you need to worry about all the phone calls that must be made when you're too weary to talk. CarePages is a free service to UCLA patients and their family.

We have been meeting the healthcare needs of local communities for more than 80 years.

Now as part of UCLA Health, we offer even more: the expertise of a world-class academic health system in a patient-friendly community setting. And that's not all. UCLA Health also includes convenient primary and specialty offices throughout the city. We're here for you with the best doctors and medical services-conveniently located near you.

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