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Intensive Care Services at Banner Children's at Desert

Neonatal Intensive Care

The birth of a new baby is a happy and joyous time. But sometimes, babies are born early or ill and need special care.

The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Banner Children’s at Desert is one of the largest and most comprehensive NICUs in the greater Phoenix area and one of the largest in Arizona.

The NICU provides specialized care for sick or premature infants. We have a Level III NICU to provide individualized care for premature infants and ventilator-dependent newborns.

You can contact the NICU at (480) 412-5100.

Pediatric Intensive Care

Banner Children's at Desert provides a 24-bed pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) with specialized services for specific childhood diseases.

Your child will receive direct patient care, and we will keep you and your family up to date on all conditions and care.

Our Pediatric Critical Care Board-certified pediatricians provide 24/7, in-house, comprehensive, family-centered care.

Learn more about Pediatric Critical Care