Children's Specialty Care

The Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen

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The Vermont Children’s Hospital at Fletcher Allen provides advanced care for children with all types of medical conditions in a child-friendly environment that is centered-around your child and family.

Care is provided by a team of expert practitioners with advanced training in specialties ranging from cardiac care to cancer care, from digestive health to mental health. And our skilled caregivers have a passion for working with children and a natural ability to reach out and relate to young people of all ages. They are dedicated to providing your child compassionate, personalized care and including your family as an important part of the care team.

The majority of outpatient pediatric specialty care is provided in our Children’s Specialty Center, while some care is located at one of our other locations. The Center has been specially designed to appeal to children with bright colors, fun themes and child-friendly décor – and to provide all the services you need in one centralized, convenient location.

Adolescent Care

Adolescent Care at Vermont Children's HospitalAt Vermont Children’s Hospital, we provide expert consultation, diagnosis and treatment for the full range of health issues facing young adults.


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Anesthesiology, Pediatric

The Comfort Zone provides safe procedural sedation for infants and children in a child-friendly, family centered environment -- the only program of its kind in Vermont.


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Behavioral / Developmental Pediatrics

Behavioral and Developmental Pediatrics in Burlington, VTChildren who may have developmental delays or the potential for neuro-developmental disabilities receive specialized evaluation from developmental pediatric specialists at the Vermont Children's Hospital.


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Brain Tumors, Pediatric

Brain tumors in children sound very scary but at Fletcher Allen, our team of specialists is here to help.


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Cardiology, Pediatric

Pediatric Cardiology in Burlington, VTIf your child has a heart-related condition, you will find compassionate and knowledgeable care from a team of highly skilled pediatric cardiology specialists at the Vermont Children’s Hospital in Burlington, VT.We provide total care for children with a full range of heart conditions, including congenital heart defects, acquired heart disease and abnormal heart rates, as well as prenatal diagnosis of heart defects.


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Child Abuse Program

Child Abuse Program in Burlington, VTThe S.A.N.E. and ChildSafe programs coordinate to provide comprehensive medical services for child victims of abuse, and work closely with community partners like the Children’s Advocacy Center, law enforcement, the Department for Children and Families (child protection services), and others to provide high-quality, compassionate, and coordinated care to children who have been victims of abuse, and their families.


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Child Life at Vermont Children's Hospital

What is a Child Life Specialist?The role of a child life specialist is to focus on the psychosocial needs of children and families in the healthcare setting.


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Clinical Nutrition, Pediatric

At Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington, VT, we offer medical nutrition therapy that includes comprehensive evaluation and focused education, used to treat nutrition problems that are diagnosed by a physician.


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Critical Care, Pediatric

Pediatric Critical Care in Burlington, VTThe Vermont Children's Hospital provides highly specialized critical care for children with life-threatening illnesses or injuries in our Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.


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Cystic Fibrosis, Pediatric

Cystic fibrosis is an inherited condition that affects the lungs and digestive system.


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Dermatology, Pediatric

Dermatology at Fletcher AllenDermatology at Fletcher Allen in Burlington, VT, provides consultation and therapy for all types of problems of the skin, hair, and nails, for patients of all ages.


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Ears, Nose and Throat (ENT), Pediatric

At the Vermont Children's Hospital, we offer comprehensive care for the full scope of ear, nose and throat problems in children.


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Endocrinology & Diabetes, Pediatric

The Vermont Children’s Hospital provides expert care for children and adolescents with diabetes mellitus or other conditions affecting the endocrine glands and their respective hormones.


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Gastroenterology & Nutrition, Pediatric

When your child is suffering from a gastrointestinal disorder, you need a dedicated children’s hospital, specializing in advanced treatment and compassionate care with that special kids touch.


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Genetics, Pediatric

We offer comprehensive counseling and testing services for couples and families who are planning to have a baby, are pregnant or who have a child with a genetic disorder.


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Gynecology, Pediatric

At the Vermont Children's Hospital, we offer comprehensive care for the full scope of gynecologic problems in children.


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Hematology Oncology, Pediatric

Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at Fletcher AllenIf you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer, you will find a highly skilled team of dedicated, experienced cancer specialists ready to help you at the Vermont Children’s Hospital.


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Hospital Medicine, Pediatric

What is a Pediatric Hospitalist?Pediatric hospitalists are board-certified pediatricians who specialize in the care of infants, children and adolescents who are hospitalized.


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Immunology, Pediatric

We provide expert care for infants, children and adolescents with a wide range of immune system disorders.


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Infectious Disease, Pediatric

Where to get a Whooping Cough VaccinationThe Vermont Department of Health has classified whooping cough (pertussis) as an epidemic, and is urging all Vermonters over the age of 11 to get vaccinated.


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Inpatient Pediatrics

Vermont Children's inpatient pediatrics unit on Baird 5 provides high-quality care for infants, children and adolescents.

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Intensive Care, Pediatric

The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Vermont Children's Hospital is a unique multidisciplinary unit that provides highly specialized critical care for children with life-threatening illnesses or injuries.

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Neonatal Intensive Care

The Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen provides family-centered care for critically ill or premature infants in its 20-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).

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Nephrology, Pediatric

The Vermont Children’s Hospital at Fletcher Allen provides comprehensive services for children and adolescents with diseases of the kidneys and urinary tract, including hypertension and metabolic diseases affecting the kidneys.


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Neurology, Pediatric

The Vermont Children's Hospital in Burlington, VT, provides comprehensive care for the full scope of neurological problems in children—from birth through adolescence.


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Neurosurgery, Pediatric

Pediatric Neurosurgery in Burlington, VTIf your child has a condition that requires neurosurgery, you want them to receive the highest quality of care from a team of dedicated, experienced clinicians.


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Orthopedics, Pediatric

Bone, joint and muscle problems in children require specialized, expert care – to ensure your child has the best chances for healthy growth and development. At the Vermont Children’s Hospital, you’ll find a team of experienced orthopaedic special

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Pain Care, Pediatric

Vermont Children’s Hospital provides the best possible care for children and families including the latest treatments and therapies for pain and symptom management.


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Palliative Medicine, Pediatric

The Vermont Children’s Hospital provides caring and compassionate services for children with life-threatening illnesses.


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Plastic, Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery, Pediatric

Pediatric Plastic, Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery at Fletcher AllenIf your child has a condition that requires plastic surgery, you will find dedicated, compassionate care from surgeons with years of experience at the Vermont Children’s Hospital at Fletcher Allen.


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Primary Care, Pediatric

The Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen includes two pediatric primary care clinics conveniently located in Burlington and Williston where our experienced and approachable pediatricians provide top-notch medical care for infants, children, and adolescents.


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Psychiatry, Pediatric

Using a family-based approach, Fletcher Allen offers the highest level of child psychiatric treatment.

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Psychology, Pediatric

The Vermont Children’s Hospital provides comprehensive psychological services for infants, children and adolescents and their families.


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Pulmonary Medicine, Pediatric

At the Vermont Children’s Hospital, we provide comprehensive services for infants, children and adolescents with acute and chronic respiratory problems.


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Radiology, Pediatric

Pediatric Radiology at Fletcher Allen is dedicated to providing the highest quality imaging for children in a child-friendly and safe environment.


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Rheumatology, Pediatric

If your child has joint, muscle or bone pain, symptoms of arthritis or an autoimmune disorder, you will find a team of experienced, caring specialists ready to help at the Vermont Children's Hospital in Burlington, VT.Pediatric Rheumatology: What You Need to KnowTeamworkWe provide the full range of care for rheumatic and inflammatory disorders, including juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and connective tissue diseases such as lupus and dermatomyositis.


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Scoliosis Care

Fletcher Allen’s Spine Institute of New England provides comprehensive services for back pain and spinal disorders.

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Sleep Care, Pediatric

At Vermont Children’s Hospital, we offer comprehensive care for children and adolescents experiencing a full range of sleep problems.


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Support Services

Caring for a sick child is one of the most trying experiences a family will ever face.


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Surgery, Pediatric

Pediatric Surgery in Burlington, VTAt Vermont Children’s Hospital, our University of Vermont Medical Group physicians provide advanced surgical services for the full range of conditions for children from birth through adolescence.


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Travel Medicine, Pediatric

If you are planning a trip out of the country, our international travel health clinic can provide the information and resources you need to keep your family healthy and safe throughout your journey.


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Urology, Pediatric

At Vermont Children’s Hospital, our clinicians have the specialized qualifications and experience to diagnose, treat, and manage children with a wide range of congenital and acquired conditions involving the urinary and genital tracts.


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Weight Management, Pediatric

If you are concerned that your child may have a weight problem, you have access to a team of experts at the Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen in Burlington, VT. Weight Management: What You Need to KnowHere, we've designed a specialized program that provides comprehensive evaluations, diagnoses and treatment for overweight children and adolescents.


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