UC Davis Children’s Hospital is the Sacramento region’s only nationally ranked, comprehensive hospital for children, offering children and their families the highest level of care for virtually every pediatric health condition.

It has the Central Valley's only level I pediatric trauma center and emergency department, and the 129-bed hospital includes state-of-the-art neonatal, pediatric and pediatric cardiac intensive care units.

With more than 120 physicians in 33 subspecialties, UC Davis Children's Hospital offers families a comprehensive range of pediatric services.

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Xavier Smith

Healing Xavier's tiny heart

Xavier Smith was just 10 days old when he had his first open-heart surgery to repair a life-threatening congenital defect.

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Precious Reynolds

Precious beats rabies

Precious Reynolds became just the third person in the U.S. to survive rabies infection without receiving the vaccine.

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The Children’s Hospital pediatric physicians are available at UC Davis Medical Group offices conveniently located throughout Sacramento, Placer and Yolo counties.

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