The Childrens Hospital

Children's Hospital logo Child

Northwest Children's Hospital offers more than 40 pediatric subspecialties, and serves as the Texas Panhandle's primary healthcare provider for children.

Pediatric Medical/Surgical Services

Highly skilled, caring nurses are committed to providing your child and you with a comfortable environment. Every member of our staff works to help patients and their families feel as close to home as possible in any of our 29 spacious, private rooms. Our general pediatrics unit is widely respected for its progressive medical services and advanced medical technology used to treat children of all ages who have various types of medical problems. The hospital is part of the Alliance Regional Health Network, so you and your child can take advantage of the expertise of nearly 50 pediatricians and specialists. Some of those specialties include:

  • Cardiology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hematology and Oncology
  • Genetics
  • Infectious Disease
  • Orthopedics
  • Surgery

Other services and programs available are:

  • H.O.P.E. (Healing Our Parental Emptiness Support Group) — meets the first Thursday of every month at 7:00 p.m. at Crown of Texas Hospice, 1000 South Jefferson. Call 372-7696 for more information.
  • Car Seat Safety Checks Call 354-1444 to schedule your check-up today!
  • The Child Life Program This exciting program includes structured activities, one-on-one interactions and lots of arts and crafts. A child may get to be a princess for a day or have a great camp-out!
  • Pediatric Dietary Counseling
  • Pediatric Physical Therapy Northwest Texas Healthcare System provides a comprehensive therapeutic team that works with your child on developmental, neurological or physical delays. Each team includes licensed and certified physical, occupational and speech therapists who specialize in pediatric assessment and treatment.
Kelly and Harper CavinessThree-day-old Harper Caviness had a 20 percent chance of survival after the first of three surgeries.
Read her story and watch a video >
We help promote the best possible outcomes for children born prematurely or children with physical, neurologic or developmental disorders using a team-centered approach.
A 12-bed unit offering a highly-skilled staff certified in pediatric advanced life support.
The Northwest Children's Hospital has the largest NICU in the northwest Texas region. This Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit has the advanced technology needed to care for the tiniest babies.
A Child Life specialist works with the child's medical team to provide quality care.
See valuable information on behavioral health resources for your children and family.
Northwest Texas Healthcare System is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc.(UHS), a King of Prussia, PA-based company, that is one of the largest healthcare management companies in the nation.      

Northwest Texas Healthcare System

1501 S. Coulter
Amarillo, TX 79106
806-354-1000

PRIVACY POLICY / HIPAA STATEMENT / PHYSICIAN DISCLAIMER
© 2014 Northwest Texas Healthcare System. All rights reserved.

Note:The information on this website is provided as general health guidelines and may not be applicable to your particular health condition. Your individual health status and any required medical treatments can only be properly addressed by a professional healthcare provider of your choice. Remember: There is no adequate substitution for a personal consultation with your physician. Neither Northwest Texas Healthcare System, or any of their affiliates, nor any contributors shall have any liability for the content or any errors or omissions in the information provided by this website.       

The information, content and artwork provided by this website is intended for non-commercial use by the reader. The reader is permitted to make one copy of the information displayed for his/her own non-commercial use. The making of additional copies is prohibited.