Carolinas HealthCare System
Children's Urgent Care
Children's Services
Children's Services

One system. One hospital. One child at a time.

U.S. News & World Report Rankings

Levine Children's Hospital was recently named a Best Children's Hospital by U.S. News & World Report in five specialties: Cancer, Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Gastroenterology, Neonatology and Nephrology.

These rankings are evidence of our commitment to clinical excellence, and a level of service unmatched in the region. And we are equally proud of our Family Centered Care approach, where children and their families are our partners in healthcare—from prevention to diagnosis to treatment. It's a team-based approach that has positioned us as the most comprehensive children's hospital from Washington, DC to Atlanta in just six years. Together as One, we are transforming children's care.

US News 2013 Cancer


The Torrence E. Hemby Jr., Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Center is one of the fastest growing programs at Levine Children's Hospital. Services such as bone marrow transplant, stem cell transplant, and brain tumor bring specialized care close to home, and our clinical research includes more than 60 clinical trials. Our Child Life staff are available to help the child and family understand and cope with different diagnoses. Read more about our  pediatric cancer program.

US News 2013 Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Levine Children's Hospital is the only facility in the region that provides pediatric open-heart surgery, a pediatric catheterization lab and an ECMO heart-lung bypass to support preemies and children with respiratory failure. We offer the only pediatric heart transplant program in western North Carolina and are the region's first Pediatric Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU). Read more about our cardiology & heart surgery program.

US News 2013 Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

The Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Division at Levine Children's Hospital includes board-certified gastroenterologists as well as a transplant hepatologist. We treat complex and common gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary disorders and are the first in Charlotte to perform several important procedures. Read more about our gastroenterology & GI surgery program.

US News 2013 Neonatology


Our board-certified team of neonatologists at Levine Children's Hospital provide the highest level of critical neonatal care as designated by the state of North Carolina. Our Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery is the primary referral center for babies born anywhere in Charlotte and surrounding region. Read more about our neonatology program.

US News 2013 Nephrology


Levine Children's Hospital offers the only in-hospital pediatric dialysis unit in the Carolinas. A board-certified pediatric nephrologist is available 24 hours a day to provide inpatient consultation and care and pediatric nephrology outpatient care is available at many of our Levine Children's Specialty Centers including Charlotte, Gastonia, and Hickory. Read more about our nephrology program.

About Carolinas HealthCare System
Who We Are
Community Benefit
Corporate Financial Information
Diversity and Inclusion
Annual Report
Patient Links
Pay Your Bill
Hospital Pre-Registration
Patient Rights
Privacy Policy
Financial Assistance
Quality & Value Reports
Join Carolinas HealthCare System
Physician Careers

For Employees
Carolinas Connect
Connect with Us
Watch Carolinas HealthCare on YoutubeFollow Carolinas HealthCare on TwitterLike Carolinas HealthCare on FacebookContact Carolinas HealthCareJoin Carolinas HealthCare on LinkedInGo to our mobile website.