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Our achievements

Mum holding baby's hand in PICUWe’re really proud of the care we provide our patients. Here is just a few achievements that set us apart.
  • Staff at Evelina London carried out the world’s first MRI-guided children’s heart valve procedure
  • Our surgeons pioneered surgery for hypoplastic left heart syndrome, transforming the lives of many young patients
  • Our Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) treats some of the most seriously ill children who come to us from across south east England.
  • Our neonatal unit cares for around 900 babies a year, and has some of the best survival rates in the UK
  • We provide around one in five of the UK’s kidney transplants in children
  • Two new operating theatres are helping us reduce waiting times for surgery
  • With colleagues at King’s College Hospital, we have established the UK’s only multi-disciplinary MSc course in child health
  • We are home to the Centre for the Developing Brain, which does pioneering research to understand brain development in newborn babies
  • We are a leading centre for research into allergies and hope to find a cure for peanut allergy in children
  • Guy’s and St Thomas’ Charity is funding an exciting project to help us deliver seamless care between the hospital, GPs and the community
  • Last year, nearly 400 children took part in clinical trials to help develop new treatments – the highest number in London and second highest in the UK
  • We recently opened wonderful new accommodation for our allergy, dermatology, neuro-sciences, sleep, audiology and cleft lip and palate services
  • Support from families and staff has helped us raise millions of pounds for state-of-the-art equipment which benefits our patients 

Our performance

We're part of Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, one of the largest in the UK.

You can read all about the performance of the trust on the Guy's and St Thomas' website.

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