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Pediatric Emergency Care

IMPORTANT: Having an Emergency? Call 911 for assistance now.

Our Pediatric Emergency Department provides emergency services to infants, children and adolescents (newborn to 21 years of age) 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We are committed to offering the highest level of pediatric emergency care available. For 2015, our staff served more than 18,000 visits. Our highly trained board certified pediatric emergency physicians, fellows, nurses and staff offer the crucial care needed in all types of pediatric emergencies. Our facility is focused on all conditions affecting children, from illness to injuries to allergic reactions. In addition, The Brooklyn Hospital Center's pediatric department offers a full range of children's services, including a 6 bed pediatric intensive care unit and a neonatal intensive care unit, should these services be required.

The Pediatric ED is a separate area designed specifically for children.

We are dedicated to all the children of Brooklyn. We speak multiple languages, and our trained staff and language coordinators are always available to communicate with you ensure your child’s needs are understood.

Visiting Hours

Visitation is allowed 24 hours a day.

Please note, for the safety and comfort of our patients, only one person at a bedside is allowed at any given time.

Contact and Location

Pediatric Emergency Care
Main Hospital - 5th Floor
121 DeKalb Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 250 - 6227