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Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

When your child has a life-threatening illness or injury, you need the peace of mind that only quality healthcare can give. You need Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children.

Our 11-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, or PICU, is a tertiary, multi-disciplinary unit – which means we specialize in providing quality care to the sickest children in New Orleans and its surrounding area.

Services & Treatments

Our well-trained, caring staff uses advanced technology and a high level of expertise to improve your child’s chance for a healthy future. Our goal is to improve survival, speed recovery, minimize disability and relieve your child’s pain and suffering in a compassionate, professional manner.

We diagnose, treat and manage:

Pediatric Critical Care Team

Our Pediatric Critical Care team provides comprehensive medical care to children, from infants to young adults, with acute, life-threatening illnesses and injuries. Meet our team: