Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego is a 551-bed pediatric care facility providing the largest source of comprehensive pediatric medical services in San Diego, southern Riverside and Imperial counties.

Our outstanding team includes more than 900 physicians and 1,200 nurses on staff, more than 5,000 employees, about 500 active volunteers and about 1,250 Auxiliary members.

Nationally recognized for its patient care and research, Rady Children’s Hospital is ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties surveyed by U.S. News & World Report. These specialties are: Cancer, Cardiology and Heart Surgery, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Gastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Neonatology, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Pulmonology and Urology.

Pediatric Cardiovascular Services

The Cardiovascular Surgery division at Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego performs about 500 surgeries a year, exclusively for the treatment of congenital heart defects. The outcomes are among the best in the nation. Highly skilled surgeons use advanced surgical strategies and techniques to achieve optimal outcomes and to make the surgery as safe as possible.

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International Services

The International Services team coordinates care for patients and families traveling from anywhere outside the region. Assistance is provided at all stages of your child’s healthcare experience, from the time of the initial request for services to when your child receives care and subsequent treatments back home.

Services include:

  • Coordinating requests for services and medical records review
  • Scheduling physician appointments
  • Assisting with financial arrangements and providing cost estimates
  • Assisting with travel, transportation and lodging
  • Following up on future medical needs
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Nearby Lodging

Along with being one of the best places in the country for medical care, San Diego is a vacationer’s paradise and one of the top visitor destinations in the world. San Diego has the perfect combination of outdoor attractions, cultural landmarks, great weather and affordable hotels. From luxury resorts, to historic and family-friendly hotels, to quaint bed and breakfasts, you’ll find it all here.

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San Diego Tourism Authority

As the official travel resource for the San Diego Region, the San Diego Tourism Authority (SDTA) provides a wealth of information for San Diego visitors. If you’d like further assistance while you’re in town, you can stop by one of the San Diego County Visitor Centers, where you’ll find maps, information on special services, activity brochures and helpful staff.

We hope you enjoy your time in San Diego – America’s finest city!

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