Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
One-half of America’s children will be bitten by a dog at least once before the age of 12, and the children most at risk are those under five. Surprisingly, most of the bites are not from stray dogs but instead are from dogs owned by a child’s family or friends.
Owning a dog can be a wonderful experience for children through teaching them how to interact with and take responsibility for their pet. But with these benefits comes the need for precautions to prevent dog bites.
Learn these tips and pass on the appropriate ones to your children.
Please consider the following tips when choosing a dog:
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
With myCHP, you can request appointments, review test results, and more.
For questions about a hospital bill call:
To pay your bill online, please visit UPMC's online bill payment system.
Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to make a donation online.