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Children's Hospital is ranked One of America's Best Children's Hospitals.
The Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Service serves families and primary care physicians in two ways:
The pediatricians in this division care for infants, children, and young adults whose conditions require admission to the hospital — from basic pediatric disorders to complex multi-system diagnoses and beyond.
They serve as the primary care physician’s partner by:
Members of the Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Service are skilled at working with the many specialists in the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh community to facilitate timely diagnosis and treatment options. In 2016, the Diagnostic Service pediatricians cared for over 25% of the patients admitted to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
In addition to their role as inpatient pediatricians, the Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Service provides outpatient general consultation visits for primary care physicians who may be seeking a fresh perspective on diagnosis and treatment for patients with unusual or challenging presentations.
Several members of the Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Service provide their expertise in other specialty clinics including the:
The Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Service at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC requires referrals from primary care doctors or other Children’s Hospital specialists. Referrals for children enrolled in managed care insurance plans also may need approval from both their insurance provider and primary care doctor.
We must receive all required referral and authorization forms before the child's visit.
For accurate provider numbers or more information, call 412-692-5135.
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.
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Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to make a donation online.