Every day, the specialists at Children’s Mercy Kansas City provide expert care to hundreds of children. Every year, our research advances and redefines pediatric medicine. And every moment, our staff does everything possible to care for and support the families we serve.
Through innovative research and treatment, the Ward Family Heart Center is at the forefront of improving care and quality of life for children with congenital and acquired heart disease.
The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology is one of the largest full-scale programs in the country, offering innovative, focused clinics for endocrine related disorders.
The Division of Gastroenterology is pioneering ground-breaking appraoches in treatment and conducting research to improve the effectiveness of care for children with intestinal, liver and nutritional disorders.
The Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine, working with pediatric subspecialists, has developed revolutionary genetic tests to more quickly diagnose inherited diseases in children and seamlessly transition patients into appropriate treatments.
With more than 20 neonatologists, the Division of Neonatology is at the forefront of research and innovation to improve outcomes for critically ill newborns.
Commitments to research and advancing quality of care have helped the Division of Nephrology earn recognition as one of the top six nephrology programs in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.
Through our Experimental Therapuetics in Cancer program, colloboration with the Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine and leadership roles in national research consortia, we are advancing diagnosis and treatment of pediatric cancers.