The Penn State Children’s Hospital Approach to General Pediatrics

Primary care services for children

Penn State Children’s Hospital Academic General Pediatrics is a national leader in quality, evidence-based care for children of all ages - from birth through age 21. Our approach to patient care has a "comprehensivist" philosophy - meaning we care for the whole individual as opposed to a single organ system or age group. As academic pediatricians, we provide our care alongside the next generation of healthcare providers (students and resident physicians).

Full Range of General Pediatrics Services

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Experts in Care

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Why Choose Penn State Children's Hospital for Care?

Penn State Children’s Hospital is a national leader in quality, evidence-based care for children from birth through age 21. Our comprehensive approach to patient care means we care for the whole individual as opposed to a single organ system or age group. As academic pediatricians, we provide our care alongside the next generation of healthcare providers (students and resident physicians).

Conditions Treated

Penn State Children’s Hospital's treats a wide variety of pediatric conditions. Our experts can help your child by finding the best treatment plan.

Penn State PRO Wellness Center

Penn State Children’s Hospital serves as a resource for children and their families in our region, as well as the community as a whole. Our Penn State PRO Wellness offers evidence-based programs designed to improve health and promote wellness to young people in the community. Specifically, it is committed to educating and inspiring youth and their families to:

  • Eat well
  • Engage in regular physical activity
  • Become champions for bringing healthy choices to life

Support Groups

Support groups provide children and their families an opportunity to connect with others in similar situations. Learn more about the support groups offered at Penn State Children’s Hospital.

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Our Convenient Locations

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