Why Choose Doernbecher

Only at Doernbecher, will you find:

Kids love Doernbecher

More pediatric specialists than anywhere else in Oregon

We have more than 1,000 doctors, nurses and staff all specially trained in pediatric care and dedicated exclusively to your child’s needs. That’s why more pediatricians and family medicine physicians from Oregon and southwest Washington refer their patients to OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital.

Complete range of pediatric care

A kid-friendly place

We recognize that kids must be kids, and that smiles are an important part of helping your child get better. That's why everything about Doernbecher is designed just for kids – from playrooms and playgrounds, to medical equipment and exam procedures.

Family centered care

We also understand that you and your family are your child's most important source of support and nurturing throughout their treatment and recovery. For that reason we make sure you’re an integral part of the planning and decision making process regarding your child’s care. Together we’ll work as a team for the benefit of your child.

Breakthrough pediatric treatments

As part of Oregon’s only academic health center, Doernbecher is the only place in the state where breakthrough pediatric research quickly translates into new treatments and access to life-changing care; giving you and your child new hope.

Highest-quality pediatric care close to home

With specialty clinics throughout Oregon and southwest Washington, you won’t have to go far to find the type of pediatric care you surely expect – and deserve – for your child. Find a Doernbecher clinic near you.

Contact us today to schedule an appointment.