SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital Services

Our love for kids just keeps on growing!

A leading academic medical center, SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital is a not-for-profit hospital staffed by the SLUCare Physician Group of Saint Louis University School of Medicine providing pediatric care to communities throughout Illinois, Missouri and beyond. At SSM Health Cardinal Glennon, we care for children and offer services beyond that support the overall well-being of our patients. We are committed not only to healing children today, but finding new ways to help them stay healthy in the future.

Hold Your Place in the ER

We know you don't want to wait for care for your child. For minor injuries and illnesses, hold your place in line at the ER - online.

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Visiting Us

Learn more about what makes our various clinics and office locations unique and find detailed visitor information.

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Find Care Close to Home

Explore our 20+ locations, including pediatricians, ERs and speciality care.

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Virtual Tour

Tour SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital, including the heart center, surgery, imaging and the NICU.

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Child Life Services

The Child Life team advocates for the psychosocial, developmental, emotional and educational needs of all our patients and families.

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Quality Care

We are committed to the highest quality health care and provide exceptional health care services to all who come to us.

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Exceptional Care for Kids

SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital is a not-for-profit, 195-bed inpatient and outpatient pediatric medical center in St. Louis, MO. We specialize in neonatology, cardiology, pediatric and fetal surgery, and cancer services. Our hospital is home to the:

How You Can Help

There are several ways that you can leave a lasting leagacy and contribute time, talent or gifts to SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital. 

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  • Emergency & Trauma Services

    Critical Care When You Need It Most

    The Dan Dierdorf Emergency and Trauma Center at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital is a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center, designated by both Missouri and Illinois. This means we can handle any type of emergency and provide the best care possible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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  • Danis Pediatric Center

    Outpatient Pediatric Services

    This innovative practice at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital provides the best care and service available for your child.

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  • Pediatric Transplant Services

    Life-Saving Treatments and Personalized Care

    Our team of transplant surgeons, doctors and nurses are leaders in kidney, liver, heart and bone marrow transplants.

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  • Family Advisory Council

    Collaborating with families to improve care

    Our Family Advisory Council members share their insights and experiences to improve the patient/family experience at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital.

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Specialties, Programs & Services

From the trauma rooms to the cafeteria line, our employees strive each day to serve our patients and their families with knowledge and expertise, understanding and patience, and always with respect. We believe that our commitment to the whole child and family also set us apart and make for the best possible outcomes for your child's situation.


​Our Commitment to Healthy Communities

At SSM Health Cardinal Glennon, we care for children of all ages from St. Louis, Missouri, Illinois and from around the world. We also focus on the overall health of our communities in addition to the health of the children living in them. Learn more about our Community Health Needs Assessment.

We welcome your thoughts on how we can create a healthier communities together. Please send your ideas and questions to

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