A regional leader

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is one of the region's top destinations for the care of newborns and fetuses with complex medical and surgical needs, before or after birth. The Fetal Concerns Center of Wisconsin offers comprehensive care coordination for families and work in partnership with the providers who offer a variety of fetal interventions. We have Wisconsin's largest level 4 NICU and care for the region's high-risk newborns. Our comprehensive program is nationally recognized for our interdisciplinary approach, physician expertise and consistently high measures in safety, quality and outcomes.

Why choose Children's for newborn and fetal care?

Families across the nation trust Children's Hospital of Wisconsin for compassionate, comprehensive and cutting edge fetal care at the Fetal Concerns Center of Wisconsin for their children before birth. The staff in our our state-of-the-art, Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs) in Milwaukee and Neenah care for infants with a variety of diagnosis ranging from prematurity to complex medical and surgical problems.

Parents magazine ranked preemie care at Children's #1 in the nation in its 2013 Best Children's Hospitals survey. Our program also was named among the nation's best in U.S. News & World Report's 2014-15 Best Children's Hospitals report.

Top-level newborn care in two locations

Children's offers state-of-the-art Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs) in two locations:

  • In Milwaukee, our Level IV, 43-bed NICU and 16-bed Progressive Care Unit care for more than 700 critically ill babies each year, including premature babies, those with birth defects and those requiring immediate surgery.
  • In Neenah, Wis., our Level III, 22-bed NICU provides critical care to premature and sick infants in northeast Wisconsin.