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If your child needs a surgery or other procedure that requires a hospital stay, you want experienced physicians and nurses who are familiar with your child’s needs. Gillette is an independent, 60-bed hospital. Our expert surgeons perform a high volume of certain specialized procedures.


Improving your Child's Care and Experience

Your child deserves the best. It's why we are constantly working to enhance our quality improvement and safety practices in keeping with our commitment to never cause harm to our patients. And it's why we survey families after an inpatient stay or outpatient visit to ask for feedback on how we did.


25,475 Patients Served

228 Active research studies

  • Gillette is one of the world's top cerebral palsy centers

    Gillette performs 81% of CP-related orthopedic surgeries in Minnesota

    We don't just treat spacticity-we also address its orthopedic effects.

  • Patients by Major Age Category

    • Age 0-5: 8,408
    • Age 6-14: 9,200
    • Age 15-17: 2,946
    • Age 18-25: 2,001
    • Age >25: 2,947
  • Gillette performed 549 gait and motion analyses

    54.1% of patients were from other states or countries.

    The Gillette gait lab is one of the
    3 busiest labs in the world.

  • Top 5 Conditions Seen at Gillette

    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Limb-Length Discrepancy
    • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
    • Scoliosis
    • Epilepsy