Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital

Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital offers the most advanced diagnostics, treatments and technologies available in every area of pediatrics, because the health and care of your child is our first priority. Founded in 1878 by Abraham Jacobi, MD, as the first pediatric department within a hospital in New York City, Kravis has been caring for children and adolescents for more than 130 years.

Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital has been listed among the country’s top children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report in its 2021-2022 “Best Children’s Hospitals” rankings. Our most highly ranked specialties are diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and gastrointestinal surgery, nephrology, and neurology and neurosurgery.

We are committed to providing a superior, family-friendly environment for infants, children, adolescents, and adults to receive the highest quality of care—across every area of pediatric medicine including Allergy and Immunology (including Food Allergy)Cardiology, Gastrointestinal Diseases including Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Kidney and Liver (including Transplant), PulmonologyNeonatology, and Endocrinology.

The Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Heart Center gives you and your family access to the most up-to-date pediatric cardiac expertise with exceptional outcomes in New York City. Our Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit provides specialized multidisciplinary care for critically ill children with cardiac disease in a family-friendly environment.

As a leading children's hospital, integrated within the Mount Sinai Health System and affiliated with the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, our pediatric specialists, award-winning nurses, and dedicated staff including child life professionals provide the foundation for Kravis' long and distinguished tradition of excellence in innovative patient care, professional education, and community involvement, as well as in clinical/translational and basic biomedical research.

Diversity and Inclusion

The Mount Sinai Health System's Kravis Children’s Hospital stands firmly for diversity, equity, and inclusion, and against all forms of bias, discrimination, and hatred. Our United in Solidarity website seeks to connect, inform, and engage the Mount Sinai community on issues pertaining to Black Lives Matter and efforts to instill an anti-racist culture.