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The nation's first and foremost pediatric hospital, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has been providing exceptional healthcare for children since 1855.
The Hospital's mission is to advance pediatric healthcare worldwide through:
The Hospital's rich and distinguished history is marked by milestones that include major advances in cancer treatment, heart surgery, fetal therapy, genomics and many other areas; research discoveries such as vaccines for once-deadly diseases; and clinical innovations like development of the balloon catheter for treatment of heart defects and the isolette incubator for care of premature newborns. Virtually every area of pediatric medicine has benefited from the contributions of CHOP staff.
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