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Saban Research Institute, The

The Institute conducts research into the developmental origins of health disorders in children through a combination of basic, clinical and translational studies. We believe that the origins of disease lie in the development of the child.

323-361-4110

Safety Tips and Injury Prevention Information

Our Injury Prevention Program is nationally recognized for its efforts to help children avoid unnecessary visits to the hospital by avoiding injury. We collaborate with community partners, using innovative technologies and time-tested programs—all to reach families of young children.

323-361-4697

School for Patients

Hospitalization can cause a child to fall behind in school. To ensure that your child continues to make academic progress, the hospital provides on-site teachers and teaching assistants. 

Scoliosis (Spine Center)

The Children's Spine Center uses innovative procedures to support the spine health for young children. 

323-361-2142

Share Your Story

Whether you are a patient or family member who has experienced our care, a dedicated staff member, volunteer or a devoted supporter, we want to hear your story of involvement with CHLA. Visit CHLA.org/Share to submit your story.

Short Stature

The Center for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism provides comprehensive care for children with short stature, thyroid issues, puberty disorders, adrenal disorders and more.

323-361-4606

Short-Term Education Program for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP)

This program is designed to provide research education and career development for undergraduate students from minorities or students with disadvantaged backgrounds. 

323-361-8615 

Sickle Cell Disease

We offer the latest treatment options  for children with a wide variety of blood disorders that affect the red blood cells through our Anemia and Red Blood Cell Disorders Program.

323-361-2121

Sleep Apnea

We evaluate children with apnea, obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and other sleep disorders for treatment.

Physician referrals line: 888-631-2452

Sleep Center

Whether it’s a sleep disorder evaluation, sleep study or coordinating sleep therapy, we offer a personalized plan specific to your child’s situation.

For physician referrals: 888-631-2452

Sleep Disorders

We evaluate children with apnea, obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and other sleep disorders for treatment.

Physician referrals line: 888-631-2452

Sleep Laboratory

The Division offers the only sleep laboratory in Los Angeles devoted solely to infants and children and is directed by two physicians who are board-certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in Sleep Medicine. 

Physician referrals line: 888-631-2452

Small Bowel Transplant

The Liver and Intestinal Transplant Program has an excellent track record of graft and patient survival, making it one of the most successful programs in the nation.

323-361-5454

Social Media - Facebook

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles encourages you to engage in open discussion on our social media sites. We look forward to reading your comments about your experiences.

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Social Media - Instagram

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles encourages you to engage in open discussion on our social media sites. We look forward to reading your comments about your experiences.

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Social Media - Twitter

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles encourages you to engage in open discussion on our social media sites. We look forward to reading your comments about your experiences.

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Social Media - YouTube

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles encourages you to engage in open discussion on our social media sites. We look forward to reading your comments about your experiences.

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Social Media for Families

Protecting our patients’ privacy is of the utmost importance to us. We recommend that patients and their families review our brief informational flier to decide how to best make use of social media while receiving medical care.

Social Media for Families information flier.

Social Media Updates

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles encourages you to engage in open discussion on our social media sites. We look forward to reading your comments about your experiences.

Social Work Internship

Second-year students enrolled in a master’s in social work program can learn medical social work and participate in following patients and families from diagnosis of a medical condition through discharge, home care and end-of-life interventions. 

323-361-2485

Social Work Services for Families

Experienced clinical social workers provide skilled, timely services to patients and families including evaluations, counseling and crisis intervention.

Spasticity Surgery

We offer comprehensive evaluation of children with a spasticity that might benefit from care from neurosurgeons, neurologists and physical therapists.

323-361-2169

Special Chemistry Laboratory Services

Our latest advanced technology laboratories offer a wide range of services for our patients, as well as for hospitals, clinics and doctors across the nation.

Speech Therapy

Our specialists use a comprehensive array of interventions to improve or correct communication disorders in children.

Pre-register for an appointment: 800-877-2452

Spina Bifida

Our hospital is home to one of the largest programs in southern California for treatment of spina bifida. Families can access an entire array of specialists during a single visit.

Spina Bifida Program

323-361-2384

 

Spine Center

The Children's Spine Center uses innovative procedures to support the spine health for young children. 

323-361-2142

Spiritual Care Services

Support and comfort for patients, families and staff of all faiths, cultures and walks of life in times of crisis, loss, injury or illness.

323-361-2482

Sports Concussion Program

The Sports Concussion Clinic in the Children's Orthopaedic Center is home to a team of experts who can care for your child after a concussion.

323-361-2142

Sports Medicine Program

Our team provides evaluation, treatment and follow-up care, including rehabilitation, to meet the special needs of growing children of all athletic abilities and skill levels.

323-361-2142

STAR School/Social Transition and Re-entry Service for Cancer Patients (Hematology/Oncology)

The STAR School/Social Transition and Re-entry Service  empowers young people with cancer and blood diseases to succeed in school.  We provide information, materials and consultation services to assist patients with navigating the school system and advocating for their school-based needs.  Our staff is well informed about the unique medical, educational and social needs of young people with cancer and blood diseases.

323-361-6321

STAR Service (for Physicians)

The STAR Service is a specialty consultation service developed to help community pediatricians accurately refer patients to the appropriate specialist in our hospital.

888-631-2452

Strengthening Youth Prevention Paradigms (SYPP)

We provide services that help strengthen community capacity to improve the health of adolescents and young adults—we support health inequities impacting youth such as teen pregnancy, substance use and community violence.

323-361-3117

Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment

This program in the Division of Adolescent Medicine effectively addresses drug and substance abuse and misuse among teens.

323-361-2463

Surgery

We provide outstanding surgical services for children who come to our hospital, and provide access to our surgeons for follow-up visits in locations close to your neighborhoods.

323-361-2322

SYPP Center

Strengthening community capacity to improve the health of adolescents and young adults.

Our services are designed to provide agencies, coalitions, and systems of care with the knowledge, skills and tools they need to implement structural-level changes, build cultural competency, and mobilize communities.