Please Note: In an effort to keep our tiny patients safe during RSV season, we are currently limiting visits by children ages 12 and under. Learn more about RSV.
We offer the highest level of care available to premature and critically ill babies in Wake County.
Full-time specialists, highly skilled nurses and support staff, and the WakeMed Mother's Milk Bank deliver award-winning care to our tiny patients and their families.
Single-room care, developmentally supportive techniques and experience are only a few of the things that make us special.
Our team is specially trained to deliver the highest quality care to premature infants using the latest technology and procedures.
Having a baby in the NICU can be stressful. Our Developmental Team is here for you and your family, from admission to discharge and beyond.
The WakeMed NICU is nationally recognized for excellent patient satisfaction and lactation support, as well as being a NIDCAP-certified training center for developmentally supportive care.
WakeMed Cary Hospital offers a Level III Nursery that shares neonatologists and specialists with our Level IV NICU.
This clinic provides medical and developmental follow-up care premature infants or children with special medical or developmental needs.
WakeMed North offers a six-bed, Level III Special Care Nursery that also shares neonatologists and specialists with our Level IV NICU.