Experienced Care for Fragile Infants

2013 Parents Best Preemie Care badge.

When your new baby has a health concern that requires around-the-clock attention, be assured that our Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is the best possible place he could be. Here, your child will receive extraordinary care from experts with years of experience caring for critically ill or premature newborns. We manage even the most complex problems.

Our neonatology program is ranked among the top in the nation in the 2016-17 list of Best Children’s Hospitals published by U.S. News & World Report.

Awards and Ranking

Patient Stories

Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Cincinnati Children's.
Read stories of our patients and their experiences in the NICU at Cincinnati Children's. Read Stories

Our Services

Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Cincinnati Children's.
Learn about the many newborn health conditions and procedures for which we are experts, from CDH to ECMO and more. Learn More

Perinatal Institute

Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Cincinnati Children's.
The NICU is part of our Perinatal Institute, one of the nation’s finest centers for the care of newborns. Perinatal Institute