Johns Hopkins Children's Center Forward. For Our Children.

Our team of experts at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center strives to push the boundaries of pediatric medicine to make it possible for our patients and families to fulfill their dreams.

We are here to help children from near or far who have various health issues by offering care based on best practices in medicine that is focused on the needs of patients and their families.

At Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, we work hand in hand with our patients as a team so we can see them move forward.

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Helping Lem Move Forward

Watch Lem and family's care journey with Johns Hopkins Children's Center; from diagnosis, to surgery, to the follow-up care helping him move forward with his dreams.

Pediatric Heart Surgery | Lemuel's Story

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Johns Hopkins Children's Center | Forward for our Children (Full)

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Our Services

Johns Hopkins Children’s Center offers care in more than 30 pediatric specialties and subspecialties. See our full list of specialty areas.

Our Locations

 Johns Hopkins Children’s Center offers care across the region. We are proud to provide a variety of specialized care facilities in the Maryland communities of Annapolis, Baltimore, Belcamp, Bethesda, Columbia, Frederick, Hagerstown, Towson, Westminster and White Marsh.

Our Stories

  • Calming the Crisis

    Across the country, children and adolescents are experiencing an unprecedented level of mental health challenges. Here are four ways our experts are confronting the crisis.

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  • Partners in Play

    For these four young child life volunteers at Johns Hopkins Children's Center, fun is truly the name of the game.

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  • Living Testament

    Sara Kathryn Smith, the Johns Hopkins medical director of pediatric liver transplantation and a transplant recipient herself, has a hard won perspective on what it means to live with advanced liver disease.

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Conditions and Treatments

Read information from Johns Hopkins Children's Center experts about your child’s condition and treatment options:

Research at Johns Hopkins Children's Center

For decades, Johns Hopkins Children’s Center has been at the forefront of pediatric medicine research. Our physician-scientists continue to develop treatments for disorders common and rare.

Learn More About Our Research