St. Joseph's Children's Hospital

Tampa, FL

St. Joseph's Children's Hospital is well known throughout the southeast United States as a leader in pediatric heart and cancer care. With 80 pediatric physician specialists representing 25 medical and surgical disciplines, the staff offers the care St. Joseph's Children's Hospital is known for. Parents have the confidence of knowing that the specialized pediatric services offered are further strengthened by St. Joseph's Hospital full-service medical center, including the 24-hour Steinbrenner Emergency/Trauma Center for Children. At St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, we treat more children than any other hospital in Tampa Bay, so you can rest assured your child will receive the best expert care close to home in Tampa. St. Joseph's Children's Hospital is proud to offer specialized in-patient and outpatient pediatric care to children and their families in multiple locations throughout west central Florida.

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BayCare's pediatric emergency centers were designed with your child’s health and well-being in mind. Our board certified physicians have years of additional training in pediatric emergency medicine and provide specialized care to children of all ages.

St. Joseph's Children's Hospital pediatric emergency room
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Heart and Vascular

St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital is home to Tampa Bay’s only comprehensive congenital heart disease (CHD) center capable of delivering full spectrum care for the CHD patient from conception to late adulthood. When it comes to surgery on your child’s heart, there’s no one in this region you should trust more than the pediatric cardiology team at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital.


When your child is diagnosed with cancer, it affects the entire family. The journey is difficult, but we will provide expert medical treatment and emotional support to your entire family, helping you tap inner strength that you didn't think was possible. At St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, our specialized hematology-oncology team is passionate about elevating quality care for children with blood disorders and cancers.