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It’s all about the kids at National Jewish Health for Kids in Denver, Colorado

Our pediatric program was developed by our nationally recognized pediatricians to meet the unique needs of you and your child. Our pediatricians care for children and adolescents with allergic, pulmonary and immune system disorders in a setting designed to put you and your child at ease.

We offer advanced testing, individualized care and open communication with your family and your physician. Our pediatricians are researchers, too, so your child will have access to the latest clinical trials and most effective treatments.

Pediatrics at National Jewish Health
At National Jewish Health for Kids, you and your child will find:

  • The latest in clinical trials
  • A focused and integrated approach
  • State-of-the-art testing
  • A therapy plan designed especially for your child
  • A wide variety of specialty programs focused on all aspects of pediatric health.

Our goal is to reduce symptoms and help you manage your child’s illness at home. We want your child to be able to participate in school, family and friend activities. We also want you and your child to feel good about yourselves and the treatment program.

Our Specialists

Clinical Trials

Identifying Characteristics and Patterns of Asthma

Our researchers are working to identify the clinical, physiologic, genetic and molecular characteristics of asthmatics.

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Reasons to Visit National Jewish Health

  • The leading respiratory hospital in the nation and the only one devoted fully to the treatment of respiratory and related illnesses

  • Ranked #1 or #2 in Pulmonology by U.S. News & World Report for 26 consecutive years

  • Ranked in the top 5% of hospitals in the nation by HCAHPS

  • Physicians consistently recognized among the best in the nation by multiple services, including Best Doctors in America and Castle Connolly

  • Among the top 6% of organizations funded for research by the NIH, providing patients access to hundreds of active clinical trials

  • 123-year history of focus on care, research and education serving patients from around the world with lung, heart, immune and related disorders

Patient Stories

Back in the Game

Last spring, eight-year-old Genesis Avila began waking up during the night struggling to breathe. Her rescue inhaler, designed to relax the airways and allow air to move in and out of the lungs, was not helping. 

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