Welcome to the Neonatology and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

Neonatology and pediatric intensive medical care forms part of the children's medical care services at the UKE which bring together the specialties of neonatal medicine and intensive care medicine for infants, children and adolescents at various sites but under the same management. These related medical specialties work in close cooperation so that there is a constant exchange of expertise and knowledge.



Neonatology is the care of newborn babies – whether full-term or premature births. If you would like to find out more about the range of medical treatment available, please click here (in German) . If you want to find out about inpatient admissions to the different units, please click here (in German) .

Pediatric intensive care


Pediatric intensive care is provided for children – from infants through to adolescents. Information about the forms of treatment offered by the Children’s Intensive Medical Care Unit can be viewed here (in German) .