Surgery

  • Comprehensive and Specialized Surgical Treatment

    The Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery Division at Cincinnati Children’s boasts an internationally renowned staff of pediatric surgeons, surgical and pediatric physician trainees and nurse practitioners skilled in pre- and postoperative surgical care.

    The Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery Division at Cincinnati Children’s boasts an internationally renowned staff of pediatric surgeons, surgical and pediatric physician trainees and nurse practitioners skilled in pre- and postoperative surgical care.  Cincinnati Children’s is ranked second in the nation in the number of surgical procedures, according to the National Association of Children’s Hospitals and Related Institutions.

    Our care ranges from routine procedures for appendicitis and hernia repairs to treatments for rare or complex conditions such as solid tumors, multiple congenital anomalies and anorectal malformations.  Our surgeons also serve important roles in  multidisciplinary programs and services throughout Cincinnati Children’s that involve highly specialized training and expertise.  At Cincinnati Children’s, we are committed to improving the quality of life for every child.  Our division's experts provide patients with the highest-quality healthcare, while integrating patients and their families into the healthcare team.

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  • Surgical Weight Loss Program for Teens

    The Surgical Weight Loss Program for Teens features the expertise of highly trained, minimally-invasive surgeons and offers patients long-term care and emotional support.Read more.
  • Colorectal Center

    The Colorectal Center at Cincinnati Children’s is the first and only comprehensive, multidisciplinary pediatric colorectal center in the world.

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  • General and Thoracic Surgery - Conditions Treated

    Learn more about the variety of conditions treated by the Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery Division.

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