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Helen Devos Children's Hospital nationally recognized for pediatric cardiology program

Ranked in top 50 for "Best Children's Hospitals"
Posted at 10:13 AM, Jun 30, 2020

Families from around the world come to Helen DeVos Children's Hospital to seek treatment for healthcare services, and for good reason. The Grand Rapids healthcare facility once again has been recognized as one of the top children's hospitals in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.

Helen Devos Children's Hospital is recognized as one of the top 50 children's hospitals in the nation, taking top spots in eight of 10 specialty areas being recognized through the 2020-21 season. This is the most specialties the hospital has ever been ranked in and is the ninth year the hospital has been included on this prestigious list.

Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital ranked among the best nationally in the following categories:

  • Pediatrics: Cancer
  • Pediatrics: Cardiology & Heart Surgery
  • Pediatrics: Diabetes & Endocrinology
  • Pediatrics: Nephrology
  • Pediatrics: Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Pediatrics: Orthopedics
  • Pediatrics: Pulmonology
  • Pediatrics: Urology

Their congenital heart program, led by Dr. Marcus Haw and Dr. Joseph Vettukattil, made the list this year and is ranked as one of the best. Watch the video above to learn what they are doing at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital to impact the lives of kids with congenital heart conditions in West Michigan, across the country, and even around the world.

The Congenital Heart Center is located on the 4th floor of Helen DeVos Children's Hospital. Learn more at or call (616)-267-9150.