Welcome to the Department of Pediatrics

Patients at Newton-Wellesley Hospital's Pediatric Department can expect to receive care from a coordinated team of physicians, registered nurses, therapists, child life specialists and support staff.

The Department of Pediatrics provides services in Anesthesiology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, Neonatology, Nutrition, Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery and Radiology.

Pediatric Visiting Hours

MassGeneral Hospital for Children
Newton-Wellesley Hospital is also proud to collaborate with MassGeneral Hospital (MGH) for Children. Sub-specialists from MGH for Children see patients on-site at Newton-Wellesley in a variety of services, including Adolescent and Young Adult Weight Management Program , Adolescent Medicine, Allergy, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology & Nutrition, Genetics, Hematology, Nephrology, Neurology, Orthopaedics, Pulmonary, Rheumatology, Surgery and Urology.

Pediatric Inpatient Care Unit

Newton-Wellesley’s Pediatric Inpatient Care Unit is a bright, cheerful, and welcoming environment for both children and their parents. Pediatric and neonatal physicians are available in the Hospital 24 hours a day, seven days-a-week, and the hospital’s experienced pediatric nurses provide the clinical and emotional care that is vital during a child’s hospitalization.

Pediatric Visiting Hours

All of the rooms on the Unit are private rooms, where parents can room-in 24 hours a day and grandparents are welcome to visit at any time, day or night.

Newton-Wellesley has a team of child life specialists to help ease the difficulties children experience when hospitalized, and help children and families cope with a hospitalization or illness. They are trained in child development and assist children and their families with the emotional component of both procedures as well as the overall experience at Newton-Wellesley Hospital.

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Classes - Yoga, CPR, and more

Newton-Wellesley offers a variety of wellness center and childbirth education classes throughout the year. Learn CPR, practice yoga, prepare a sibling for a new child in the family, and more.
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2015 Top Docs List

More than 30 Newton-Wellesley affiliated physicians made Boston magazine's annual list recognizing some of the area's best doctors.
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Hospital Ranked #11

US News and World Report has ranked Newton-Wellesley Hospital 11th in Massachusetts.
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