Hydrocephalus Program | Contact Us

If you would like to make an appointment in the Boston Children’s Hydrocephalus Program, or to get a second opinion for your child from one of our specialists, please call us at 617-355-6008 or use our Request an appointment form.

Hunnewell Building, 2nd Floor
Boston Children’s Hospital
300 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-355-6008
Fax: 617-730-0906

International patients

Boston Children's International Health Services is a dedicated resource for patients and families from countries outside the United States. This team can:

  • facilitate the medical review of patient records
  • assist with scheduling appointments
  • provide assistance with customs and immigration
  • help coordinate transportation
  • assist with arranging hotel lodging and other housing accommodations

You may contact International Health Services by phone at 617-355-5209 or by email at international.center@childrens.harvard.edu.


The Hydrocephalus Program is located on the second floor of the Hunnewell Building.

  • Enter through the revolving door of the new main ENTRANCE of the hospital and take immediate left towards FEGAN elevators.
  • Take the FEGAN elevators to the first floor. Upon exiting the FEGAN elevator on the first floor, turn left and follow signs for the HUNNEWELL building pointing left.
  • At the end of the hall, turn right down the ramp and then turn left at the bottom.
  • Go all the way down the hallway to elevator A in the rotunda; take the A elevator to the 2nd floor.
  • Check in at the front desk.