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Contact our main information line at 937-641-3000 or toll-free: 800-228-4055 for general assistance or fill out the form below.

Dayton Children’s contact us form is a general form managed by our marketing department and is not monitored 24/7. We cannot provide medical advice or answer specific patient-related questions via web form submitted to us. Please allow 5-7 business days for your request to be answered.

If this is a medical emergency, please call 911.


If your child is experiencing a mental health crisis and they are at immediate risk for hurting him/herself or others, please call 911 or go to your local emergency department.


If you are seeking medical advice, please do not use the form below. We encourage you to consult with your primary care provider or visit one of our emergency or urgent care locations. Learn more at

If you are having thoughts of hurting yourself, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or Text 4HOPE to 741741.


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want to make an appointment?

Contact central scheduling at 937-641-4000

are you referring a patient or wish to consult about a patient?

Dayton Children's is available to assist referring providers and their patients with an array of services. You may refer patients to the hospital, to a particular service or to an individual specialist for consultation, diagnosis or treatment. Learn more here

central scheduling

Phone: 937-641-4000:

  • Option 1: medical imaging
  • Option 2: medical/surgical clinics
  • Option 3: pre-registration
  • Option 4: rehabilitation physical therapy/occupational therapy/speech therapy

Fax referral forms: 937-641-4500, 24 hours
Toll-free fax: 1-866-891-6941
Hours: 7:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

physician to physician consultations

Dayton Children’s consultations are facilitated through the communications center at Dayton Children's and is available Monday to Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

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Most appointments can be scheduled online or schedule by calling central scheduling at 937-641-4000

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Do you believe your patient needs to see a pediatric specialist? Begin the referral process today by visiting our section for health care professionals.

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