Home of Nuss Procedure

Developed here. Perfected here. The Nuss Procedure was created by Dr. Donald Nuss at CHKD, and CHKD Nuss Center for Chest Wall Reconstruction is a world leader in correcting pectus excavatum, or sunken chest, as well as other chest deformities.

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Enterovirus D68

The Enterovirus D68 is affecting children across the nation. While most cases are expected to be mild, parents should keep an eye out for cold symptoms that are more severe than usual and seek immediate help if a child is having problems breathing.

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Concussion Guidelines

Updated guidelines are coming to help protect student-athletes who suffer the effects of a concussion on the playing field. Dr. Joel Brenner of CHKD’s sports medicine program explains the guidelines and how they’ll help keep young athletes safe in this story on WVEC.

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