The University Pediatric Hospital (HOPU):
Offers all of the subspecialties 24/7
Exclusively treats the most critical and complicated pediatric cases on the Island.
Houses the only Pediatric Dialysis Center in Puerto Rico.
Is the only healthcare institution that offers neurosurgery for neonatal patients.
Receives around 10,000 patients annually, 75% of whom depend on Vital
(Medicaid in Puerto Rico).
Contact Number: (787) 474-0333
Medical, surgical, dental, and maxillofacial
Neonatal Intensive Unit - Level 4
Pediatric Intensive Unit – Supra-tertiary
Bone Marrow Transplant Unit
Pediatric Surgical Services and Subspecialties
Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology, Urology, Orthopedics, Otolaryngology, Maxillofacial, Pediatric Dentistry
Pediatric Services Specialties
Genetics, Neurology, Gastroenterology, Pulmonology, Cardiology, Nephrology, Endocrinology
Pediatric Physiotherapy Service
Pediatric Nutrition Service
Child Abuse Follow-Up
Wounds and Burns Service
Pediatric Psychiatric Service
Neonatal Screening Service
Speech Pathology Service
The University Pediatric Hospital, (HOPU),
is the only supra-tertiary pediatric hospital in Puerto Rico and treats the most complicated cases. In addition, it is the teaching hospital of the University of Puerto Rico that trains our future doctors.