Departments and staff

The Acute Pain Service (APS) follows hospitalized children for acute pain episodes related to an injury, an operation and/or pain from an illness. 

The Montreal Children’s Hospital Division of Adolescent Medicine/Gynecology is made up of a group of specialists who care for complex health issues in adolescents. The department also treats children and teens with eating disorders and other chronic diseases. Please see a separate listing for Obstetrics-Gynecology

A regional referral centre for the management of children with difficult problems related to the airway. 
The Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology at the MCH is the largest pediatric allergy practice in Canada.
Our department provides anesthesia services to patients in the OR, diagnostic imaging, interventional radiology, gastroenterology, cardiac catheterization, hematology-oncology and respirology, and provides anesthesia service to the Shriners Hospital for Children, Quebec. An Anesthesia Consultation Service is available for patients with certain conditions (e.g.

The Montreal Children’s Hospital’s Asthma Centre is dedicated to treating pediatric asthma in children aged 1 to 18 years old. We also treat many patients with recurrent viral wheezing, which is typical in toddlers and preschoolers. 

The ADHD Program brings together the Division of General Pediatrics, the Child Development Program, Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychology for the assessment of ADHD patients. The program aims to provide a central intake for ADHD patients and direct them toward the most appropriate care while combining expertise across disciplines.
At The Montreal Children’s Hospital, children are referred to the Audiology Department to have their hearing tested.

The multidisciplinary Autism Spectrum Disorders Program offers diagnostic services for children from 7 to 18 years old with suspected autism spectrum disorders.

The Montreal Children’s Hospital Cardiology Division is staffed by a team of pediatric cardiologists offering a wide range of expertise spanning all areas of cardiology.