Alberto Peña, MD, Colorectal Center

  • Your Visit

    The Peña Colorectal Center is located within the C & D buildings on the Burnet Campus at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039.

    Phone: 513-636-3240
    Physician Priority Link (24 / 7 access): 1-888-636-7997
    Ask for the on-call colorectal attending physician.
    Fax: 513-636-3248

    Transport Services for Critically Ill Children

    The Pediatric Transport Team offers a mobile intensive care unit environment that allows for the transport of critically ill newborn and pediatric patients from local, regional, national and international referral sites.  


    Guest Services

    Call Guest Services at Cincinnati Children’s for special pricing at many hotels throughout the area.

    Ronald McDonald House

    The Ronald McDonald House is a home-away-from-home for families of seriously ill children undergoing critical medical treatment at Cincinnati Children’s.

    Preparing for Surgery

    The Peña Colorectal Center provides information for parents and patients who are preparing for an upcoming surgery.  

    International Patient Care

    The staff members from International Patient Care at Cincinnati Children’s can help make the entire experience an easier one for patients, their families and their referring physicians. We can help with:

    • Providing you with information about services, programs and physicians at Cincinnati Children’s
    • Locating the right physician to meet the patient’s needs
    • Obtaining a proposed treatment plan, which will identify potential diagnostic and treatment procedures, surgery, expected length of the visit, possible consultations, follow-up care and more
    • Scheduling appointments outlined in the treatment plan
    • Arranging for interpreter services in most languages, as well as sign and Braille for those with hearing and sight disabilities
    • Assisting with medical documentation required for a visa application
    • Connecting our visitors with Guest Services to assist with Cincinnati lodging, transportation and other services
    • Estimating the expenses for the treatment plan
    • Working to help set up payment plans

    Contact the International Patient Care staff by phone at 513-636-3100 or 800-291-1041. Or email:

  • Conditions Treated

    We treat a variety of conditions, ranging from anorectal malformations to Hirschsprung's disease. 

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  • Treatments / Surgery

    We provide treatment and surgical options for many colorectal conditions.

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  • Translation Services

    All patients and their families have a right to receive medical information in their preferred language. For families that do not speak English, Cincinnati Children’s will assist with language services. Qualified medical interpreters are provided for you at no cost during your child’s medical appointments.
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  • Contact Us

    Get more information or request an appointment for the Peña Colorectal Center.

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