Ranked #1 in 8 out of the 10 evaluated specialties by U.S. News
MyPatients provides referring primary care providers with secure access to their patients’ information.
Boston Children's has launched the world's 1st program dedicated to offering hand transplants to children who qualify.
Innovation insider is a semi-monthly e-newsletter analyzes innovations at Boston Children’s, other academic medical centers and from industry.
Read the latest blog by a Boston Children's doctor, clinician or staff member.
Support the hospital with a donation that helps kids get the care they need.
The term "low vision" is used to describe a visual impairment that hinders a child’s ability to perform everyday tasks, despite the use of glasses, contact lenses or medical and surgical therapy. If your child has low vision, the Low Vision Service at Boston Children’s Hospital can help.
Our service is aimed at determining what visual aids can help your child best utilize his remaining vision to its fullest potential -- whether we’re helping him read, write, participate in school or learn to drive.
The Low Vision Service is one of the few services of its kind in New England devoted exclusively to meeting the special needs of children with visual disorders.
Our pediatric optometrists have extensive experience examining children with vision impairment. Our physicians can also review and suggest environmental alterations for the home and classroom to support your child’s independence and safety.
The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”