Welcoming a newborn into the world is an extraordinary experience. You looked forward to a healthy pregnancy and healthy baby. But sometimes, a newborn is premature or unexpectedly requires extra medical attention after birth.
If this happens, your precious bundle of joy will receive the best medical care by the most highly qualified staff in the region at Crouse Hospital's Walter R. G. Baker Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. In fact, the New York State Department of Health designates Crouse as the only hospital in Central New York to serve as the area's Regional Perinatal Center.
So, even if the unexpected arises, you can expect the best from the NICU at Crouse Hospital. We provide the highest level of infant care with skill, experience and compassion. You provide what your baby also needs to grow and thrive most: your love.
Find out what makes our Baker NICU so special — and how our team of clinical experts care for some of the tiniest patients in our region.