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Types of Surgery

  1. Appendicitis

    Detailed information on appendicitis, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

  2. Cecostomy

    Cecostomy is a fairly new surgical procedure that is used to clear the bowels of fecal matter. It’s typically used for children with fecal incontinence related to severe disorders.

  3. Ear Tube Insertion

    During an ear tube insertion, a doctor places a tiny tube into the eardrum to let fluid escape from the middle ear. It also lets air enter the middle ear through the eardrum.

  4. Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

    The purpose of endoscopic sinus surgery is to open the passages of the sinuses allowing for proper drainage to the nose.

  5. Hypospadias

    Hypospadias is a disorder in newborn boys in which the opening of the urethra is not located at the tip of the penis.

  6. Inguinal Hernia in Children

    Detailed information on inguinal hernia, including causes, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment

  7. Pediatric Appendectomy

    A pediatric appendectomy is a surgery that's performed to remove a child's appendix. The appendix is a small pouch that's attached to the large intestine on the lower right side of the abdomen.

  8. PEG Tube Placement

    A percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube is a feeding tube that is surgically placed through your abdomen into your stomach.

  9. Plastic Surgery Is Up Among Youths

    Plastic surgery is not for every youth. For some procedures, the child must reach milestones in age, growth and physical maturity.

  10. Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

    Symptoms of tonsillitis vary greatly depending on the cause of the infection, and can occur either suddenly or gradually.

  11. Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

    A tonsillectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the tonsils. Tonsils are small, round glands in the back of the mouth, on the sides of the throat.