Pediatric Surgical Services at a Glance

Conditions treated – and the treatments offered – by Washington University pediatric surgeons include:

  • Antenatal counseling
  • Newborn disorders and congenital abnormalities: Congenital diaphragmatic hernia, tracheoesophageal fistula, gastroschisis, omphalocele, intestinal atresia, imperforate anus, cystic hygromas and teratomas
  • Congenital and acquired lesions of the lung and trachea: Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation, pulmonary sequestration
  • Head and neck lesions
  • Noncardiac thoracic surgery
  • Minimally invasive laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgery
  • Pectus excavatum and pectus carinatum
  • Pediatric cancer surgery: Wilms' tumor, neuroblastoma, soft tissue sarcomas, mediastinal and chest tumors
  • Gastrointestinal disorders: Gastroesophageal reflux, intestinal malrotation, Hirschsprung's disease, ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease
  • Pediatric burn and trauma program
  • Groin hernias, hydroceles and undescended testes

For an appointment with a pediatric surgeon, call (314) 454-6022.