During Your Child’s Visit
First, our specialists meet with your family, review your child’s medical history together and evaluate your child.
the planned diagnostic procedures are performed. Your child is put
under anesthesia only once during this time, and your child's entire
team of sub-specialists is present together in the operating room to
ensure a thorough diagnostic evaluation. Sometimes additional tests are
needed before recommending a specific treatment plan, although your
child will not need to undergo anesthesia for a second time.
multidisciplinary team will meet to review the results and will meet
with your family to share their findings and discuss the treatment
treatment process will vary depending on the type of surgery needed to
repair your child's esophagus. We tailor each treatment plan to each
child, based on a comprehensive assessment of your child's specific
condition and needs.
Follow-Up Care and Related Support Services
surgery, your child can benefit from our supporting health services,
including speech therapy for swallowing issues, feeding therapy and
families, we also offer a knowledgeable guest services team to help
take care of the details of your child’s visit – from transportation to
lodging to scheduling appointments. Learn more about our services for traveling families.