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CHAM Ranks Among Nation’s Best for 15 Years in a Row


U.S. News & World Report ranks Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) one of the best in the nation for the 15th year in a row. CHAM also continues its leadership in the New York region, maintaining its #3 ranking overall. CHAM upheld its long-standing top specialty ranking in the region, with Gastroenterology & GI Surgery and Nephrology, each ranking #3, and Cancer taking the #4 spot. .

Our nationally ranked specialties have a long history of excellence.


CHAM’s pediatric oncology division has played a pioneering role as the first and only one in the New York metropolitan area to offer virtually everything needed for the care and treatment of childhood cancers all under one roof, with cutting-edge therapies, including early-phase clinical trials.

Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

CHAM is one of the select few pediatric programs in the region to offer endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) in the evaluation and treatment of pancreatic and biliary disorders, including the first ERCP performed in an infant in the region.


The Ira Greifer Children’s Kidney Center at CHAM is one of the nation’s largest, most experienced and innovative facilities dedicated to caring for children with kidney conditions. The first to treat children with kidney failure and perform the first pediatric kidney transplant in New York State, the CHAM Children’s Kidney Center now has one of the largest hemodialysis and transplant programs in the region and country.

“I couldn’t be more proud of our colleagues — who heroically provide the most advanced and specialized care to children with a wide range of health challenges — for their regional and national leadership in their fields. CHAM has ranked as one of the nation’s best since the inception of the U.S. News rankings 15 years ago.”

Michael D. Cabana, MD, MPH
Physician-in-Chief at CHAM and The Michael I. Cohen, MD, University Chair, Department of Pediatrics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine