In Connecticut Children’s 35-bed emergency department, comprehensive medical services are available to treat a wide range of medical conditions, including:

  • Abdominal or other serious conditions
  • Brain and head injuries
  • Broken bones
  • Burns
  • Infections
  • Poisoning
  • Psychiatric illness including shock and post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Severe asthma and other respiratory conditions
  • Sudden illnesses
  • Suspected child or sexual abuse
  • Trauma

Connecticut Children’s Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center has trauma surgeons available 24/7, including those trained in specialties such as neurosurgery and orthopedic surgery, along with highly sophisticated medical diagnostic equipment.