Among the Best in the Nation
Wolfson Children’s Hospital is nationally ranked for treating childhood cancer, heart and brain disorders, as well as saving the lives of the tiniest newborn babies. Our expert team of pediatric specialists are involved in research studies and clinical trials, providing cutting-edge treatment options based on the latest medical advancements.
World-Class Pediatric Care, Just Down the Road
The best care for your kids is closer than you think. Wolfson Children’s Hospital in Jacksonville is within a few hours’ drive and offers a full spectrum of care with top doctors in 30+ pediatric specialties. And when your family needs us most, we’ll get you here fast with our fleet of critical care transportation options equipped with life-saving care along the way.
Wolfson Children’s in the Big Bend
Wolfson Children’s Hospital is a children’s health system offering multiple locations for follow-up care right in your backyard. Through our partnership with Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare, we’ve brought pediatric cardiology and additional programs directly to the Big Bend.
Caring for Big Bend Families
We haven’t just started treating children from your area. We’ve been helping children from across the Southeast region for as long as we can remember. Here are some of our favorite stories.
Lynn Williams, Jr. was born with a rare congenital condition and will need ‘lifetime surveillance’ after complex surgery to repair his tiny heart.
Learn how Aaron and Andrew’s dual diagnoses with brain tumors were treated at Wolfson Children’s Hospital.
Patti gave birth to a healthy baby girl, Piper Lauren, in September. But when Piper was nearly six weeks old, Patti began to see changes in her baby.
Our Top Programs and Services
Our pediatric specialists are also affiliated with the esteemed children’s health experts Nemours Children’s Specialty Care, Jacksonville, and University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville.
- Brain and Spine Tumors
- Epilepsy and Seizures
- Stroke and Blood Vessel
- Cerebral Palsy and Spasticity
- Brachial Plexus Injuries
- Leukemias and Lymphomas
- Blood Disorders
- Brain and Spin Tumors
- Head, Neck and Skull-Base Tumors
- Many other types
- Congenital Heart Conditions
- Septal Defects
- Tetralogy of Fallot
- Health Rhythm Disorders
- Acquired Heart Conditions
- Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
- Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
- Critical Care Transport
- High-Risk Obstetrics (Perinatalogy)