Skip to main content
Sign In

Types of Surgery

Dept. of Surgery, Pediatric Division


  • Appendectomy
  • Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis
  • Antireflux Procedure
  • Pyloroplasty/Gastric Resection
  • Gastrostomy/Jejunostomy
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Operation for Malrotation
  • Duodenal Atresia
  • Repair Intestinal Atresia, Stenosis or Web
  • Necrotizing Enterocolitis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Resection (Meckel’s Duplication, Meconium Ileus, etc.)
  • Intestinal Resection/Repair or Ostomy for IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease)
  • Intestinal Resection/Repair for Trauma
  • Bowel Resection
  • Laparotomy or Resection for Intussusception
  • Ostomy for Anorectal Malformation
  • Ostomy for Hirschsprung’s Disease
  • Perineal Procedure for Imperforate Anus
  • Pull-through Procedure for Hirschsprung's Disease, IBD, or Imperforate Anus (Posterior Sagittal, Abdominal, Sacral, etc.)
  • Exploratory Laparotomy
  • Excision of Omental/Mesenteric Cyst
  • Omphalocele
  • Gastroschisis
  • Resection Urachal Remnant
  • Resection Omphalomesenteric Duct/Cyst
  • Excision Neuroblastoma/Adrenal/Other Retroperitoneal Tumor
  • Excision Sacrococcygeal Teratoma
  • Diagnostic Laparoscopy
  • Sutureless repair of simple gastroschisis
  • Schuster repairs of giant omphaloceles
  • Closure of omphaloceles
  • Multidisciplinary approach to compromised abdominal domain

Cancer Surgery

  • Major Excision Soft Tissue Tumor & Muscle Biopsy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Resection Chest Wall Tumor
  • Excision Mediastinal Tumor
  • (Pulmonary Resection Tumor) Metastasis, Congenital Malformation, Infection, etc
  • Excision Neuroblastoma/Adrenal/Other Retroperitoneal Tumor
  • Major Hepatic Resection for Tumor
  • Pancreatic Resection for Tumor
  • Splenectomy
  • Nephrectomy for Tumor
  • Diagnostic Thoracoscopy
  • Diagnostic Laparoscopy


  • Aortopexy for Tracheomalacia
  • Renal Artery Reconstruction and Aortic Reconstruction for Renovascular Hypertension
  • Construction or Take Down AV Fistula/Grafts and Insertion of Hemodialysis Catheters for Dialysis Access
  • Surgical Placement of Central Access Lines (Broviac, Hickman) and Ports
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) Cannulation/Decannulation
  • Major Arterial and Venous Vessel Reconstruction


  • PSARP (posterior sagittal anorectoplasty) for the repair of anorectal malformation
  • PSARVUP (posterior sagittal anorecto-vagino-urethroplasty) for the repair of cloacal anomalies
  • Total urogenital mobilization for the repair of urogenital sinus
  • Malone procedure
  • Neo-Malone
  • Rectal prolapse repair
  • Transanal pullthrough for Hirschsprung disease
  • Cloacal exstrophy reconstruction
  • Bowel Neo-vagina
  • Vaginal reconstruction
  • Posterior sagittal approach for presacral removal
  • Colostomy
  • Ileostomy
  • Rectal biopsy


  • Repair of Diaphragmatic Hernia
  • Plication of Diaphragm
  • Transthoracic and/or Retroperitoneal Exposure for Scoliosis
  • Repair of Diaphragmatic Hernia: Thoracoscopic, open and the use of muscle flaps
  • Plication of Diaphragm
  • Transthoracic and/or Retroperitoneal Exposure for Scoliosis

Endoscopic Procedures

  • Diagnostic Thoracoscopy
  • Diagnostic Laparoscopy
  • Cystoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Removal Foreign Body Esophagus or Trachea
  • Esophageal Dilatation
  • Colonoscopy
  • Vaginoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Exam Under Anesthesia

Fetal Surgery

  • EXIT–to–ECMO (Ex Utero Intrapartum Treatment to ExtraCorporeal Membrane Oxygenation)
  • EXIT–to–Airway
  • EXIT–to–Resection
  • Selective Fetoscopic Laser Photocoagulation
  • Fetoscopic Antegrade Cystoscopy for Valve Ablation
  • Thoracoamniotic shunts for high risk cystic lung lesions
  • Radiofrequency Ablation of TRAP (Twin-Reversed Arterial Perfusion)
  • Fetoscopic Release of Amniotic Bands
  • Open Fetal Repair of Myelomeningocele
  • Open Fetal Resection of SCT (Sacrococcygeal Teratoma)
  • Open Fetal Resection of CPAM (Congenital Pulmonary Airway Malformation)


  • Thoracoscopic repair of esophageal atresias
  • Laparoscopic gastrostomy
  • Laparoscopic fundoplication
  • Repair of intestinal atresias
  • Laparoscopic duodenal atresia repairs
  • Laparoscopic Ladd’s procedure for malrotation
  • Laparoscopic assisted pull through procedures for Hirschsprung disease
  • Management of complex anorectal malformation


  • Nephrectomy for Tumor
  • Nephrectomy for Trauma
  • Nephrectomy for Cystic Dysplasia
  • Renal Transplant
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Cystectomy
  • Repair Extrophy
  • Nephrostomy
  • Operation for Nephro-Uretero Lithiasis
  • Enteric Conduit
  • Bladder Augmentation or Repair
  • Urinary Undiversion
  • Pyeloplasty/UPJ Reconstruction
  • Ureteral Reconstruction/Reimplantation
  • Reconstruct Cloacal Extrophy
  • Hypospadias/Epispadias Repair
  • Circumcision
  • Orchidopexy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Operation for Torsion Testis or Appendages
  • Operation for Varicocele
  • Procedures for Intersex
  • Oophorectomy
  • Hysterectomy/Salpingectomy
  • Repair Complex Laceration Vagina/Perineum

Head & Neck

  • Thyroidectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Esophageal surgery
  • Esophageal and airway foreign body retrievals
  • Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Branchial Cleft Cyst/Sinus
  • Thyroglossal Duct Cyst/Sinus
  • Vascular anomalies (vascular tumors, infantile hemangioma, lymphatic, venous, and arteriovenous malformations)
  • Cystic Hygroma/Lymphangioma
  • Dermoid/Other Cyst
  • Major Tumor (Head & Neck)

Hernia Repair

  • Inguinal Hernia Repair
  • Umbilical Hernia Repair
  • Ventral/Epigastric Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repairs


  • Major Hepatic Resection for Tumor (Hepatoblastoma, Hepatoma, Adenoma, Focal Nodular Hyperplasia)
  • Liver Biopsy (open and needle)
  • Liver Transplantation (whole organ, segmental, split, live donor)
  • Cholecystectomy (laparoscopic and open)
  • Portoenterostomy (Kasai procedure) for Biliary Atresia
  • Choledochal Cyst Excision and Reconstruction
  • Portosystemic Shunts or Other Operations for Portal Hypertension
  • Pancreatic Resection for Trauma, Hyperinsulinism or Tumor
  • Operations for Pancreatic Pseudocyst
  • Splenorraphy or Splenectomy for Trauma, Cysts or Blood Diseases

Skin / Soft Tissue / Musculoskeletal

  • Burn Debridement or Grafting
  • Complex Wound Closure
  • Breast
  • Pilonidal Cyst Excision
  • Major Excision Soft Tissue Tumor & Muscle Biopsy
  • Major Soft Tissue Repair for Trauma
  • Mass or Benign Lesion Excision on Skin


Back to Top