Neonatology/Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Saint Joseph Hospital
2900 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60657

A Caring Experience with State-of-the-Art Technology

Saint Joseph Hospital offers advanced medical care for newborns and infants. From normal pregnancies to high-risk deliveries, we offer a wide range of prenatal and postnatal diagnostic tests and treatments as well as consultations from surgical and pediatric subspecialists.

The Highest Level of Care

Saint Joseph Hospital is designated a Level III Perinatal Facility by the Illinois Department of Public Health. This is the highest designation a hospital can receive. This means our neonatal intensive care unit has the capacity to care for high-risk monthers and premature babies.

  • Equipped to care for infants born as young as 23 weeks gestation.
  • Experience caring for babies with low birth weight, congenital abnormalities, babies requiring ventilator assistance, and other medical complications.
  • Multidisciplinary care teams available 24 hours a day, including, maternal-fetal specialists, specially trained obstetricians, neonatologists, pediatricians, respiratory therapists, dietitians, and nurses.
  • Ability to care for high-risk mothers, including women over age 40, women carrying multiples, and women with diabetes, high blood pressure, or other complications.
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Special Features

  • Top cardiovascular hospital

    Recognized as a 2014 Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital by Truven Health Analytics. Learn more.

  • Accreditation Earned

    Chicago Institute of Advanced Bariatrics earns national accreditation from the ACS.

  • Academic Center of Excellence

    Named an Academic Center of Excellence by the American Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery. Learn more.

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