Cancer, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neonatal Care, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Hospital - Children's
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is considered one of the premier pediatric facilities in the country, specializing in cancer, cardiology and fetal surgery. CHOP ranks high in all 10 pediatric specialties, with dominant positions in diabetes and endocrinology, pulmonology and neonatology. Scientists at the hospital’s Center for Applied Genomics, one of 10 major research centers, have made breakthroughs in the way pediatricians diagnose many diseases. The hospital also collaborated on one the world’s first successes in the field of gene therapy, improving the vision of patients with a rare form of blindness.