Nationally ranked care. Another way our love for kids just keeps on growing.


Since July 1956, we’ve been caring for the children of St. Louis and beyond.


Together with our partners, we are leading pioneers in health care for children.


We're a member of SSM Health & a teaching hospital for Saint Louis University.

Recent News

Headlines about medical news, new procedures and events and expertise from SSM Cardinal Glennon in St. Louis.

Mission & Values

Learn about the mission and values that drive us to serve all children despite ability to pay, race or religious creed.

Tobacco Free

The only safe amount of tobacco for kids is zero. Read all about our "Tobacco Free" campus.

Community Health

Learn more about our Community Health Needs. Request support or Community Sponsorship. Contact us at


By the numbers

Admissions: 7,585

Emergency visits: 62,896

Outpatient visits: 158,038

Inpatient surgeries: 2,091

Outpatient surgeries: 5,975

Cardinal Glennon on Facebook
Cardinal Glennon on Twitter
Cardinal Glennon on InstaGram
Cardinal Glennon on YouTube
Cardinal Glennon on Flickr
SSM Health offers free flu vaccinations October 7
Learn more »
SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital Ranked in U.S. News & World Report 2017-2018 Best Children’s Hospitals
Learn more »