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Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

PICUTBHC offers the most comprehensive Pediatric Intensive Care (PICU) services available anywhere in Brooklyn.  Our recently renovated 6 bed PICU offers a compassionate and comfortable setting for pediatric patients and their parents, along with top quality technology.  Our specially trained physicians, nurses and staff provide a caring environment for children requiring advanced medical services.  Our well - respected pediatric residency program helps to educate new pediatric intensivists each year.  We offer accommodations for parents and family members who wish to extend their visits.

Pediatric Specialists

Our PICU team is comprised of clinicians who are equipped to treat a wide range of pediatric conditions, including specialists in cardiology, hematology/oncology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, surgery, neurology and oral & maxillofacial surgery.   We also offer respiratory support and high frequency oscillatory ventilation. 

Additional Services

  • Dedicated Child-Life Specialist. Whether a child is with us for one day or one month, our Child-Life Specialist works with children and parents, to both reduce the trauma of hospitalization and support the healing process.  

  • Pediatric Sedation/Analgesia. Our PICU staff are experts at sedating children to prepare them for difficult procedures such as EEG, CT Scan, MRI, bone marrow aspiration and intrathecal chemotherapy.

  • Clinic for Children with Special Healthcare Needs. We are experts at caring for technologically dependent children, including children on home ventilators and other respiratory devices as well as feeding devices. We also support children with chronic illnesses in need of infusions.

Contact and Location

Main Hospital - 5th Floor
121 DeKalb Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 250-6278