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Children with vocal disorders may feel self-conscious about their voice or struggle to express themselves.
Those with swallowing issues may not get the nutrients their growing bodies need. They may eat less than they should because they feel fear or discomfort.
As the nation's first Voice, Resonance, and Swallowing Center, we aim to resolve your child's condition as fully as possible.
Our caring team provides testing and treatments for vocal cord disorders. And we will see your child for as long as they need us.
As part of UPMC Children's Hospital, our center offers one-stop, child-friendly, and team-based care.
Most kids visit our center after their doctors refer them to us.
Your doctor can refer your child to us for diagnosis, a second opinion, or treatment. Or you can call us to learn more about our services and book your child's appointment.
To refer a child or make your child's appointment, call 412-692-5460.
We provide thorough assessments and combine both medical and non-medical care. This ensures the most ideal outcome for your child's swallowing or vocal issues.
Along with a full medical exam, we also offer cutting-edge tests and treatments such as:
As a major children's hospital, we accept most insurances.
If your health plan needs pre-approval, our staff is happy to help you in this process.
Although your health insurance may not require a specialist referral, a referral order from a provider referring your child to the Hearing Center is required.
We receive referrals from across Pennsylvania, as well as Maryland, New York, Ohio, and West Virginia. Before scheduling, verify with your insurer and referring provider whether your plan is in-network.
Prior authorization may be required from your health insurance depending on your health plan's network and the care your child needs. Please ensure all referrals and prior authorizations are secured prior to your visit. This will ensure the services we provide will be covered by your health insurance.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
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.
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Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Support the hospital by making a donation online, joining our Heroes in Healing monthly donor program, or visiting our site to learn about the other ways you can give back.