Pediatric Surgery

Pediatric Surgery

(757) 668-7703

CHKD's team of pediatric surgeons provides diagnostic, therapeutic and surgical care for a wide range of diseases and conditions in children from birth to age 21.

Prenatal consultations are also provided for expectant parents regarding conditions diagnosed in a unborn child. All services are provided in a child-friendly atmosphere that eases worries and anxieties of both children and their parents.

Each of our physicians has completed a full residency in general surgery and pediatric surgery. Each is board-certified in general surgery and pediatric surgery by the American Board of Surgery.

Conditions We Treat 

Home of the Nuss Procedure

Pectus excavatum refers to a deformity of the sternum and anterior chest that appears as a depression in the chest. It is also called sunken or funnel chest. In severe cases, corrective surgery may be necessary. Learn more about pectus excavatum and the Nuss Procedure.

Pediatric Surgery Locations

(757) 668-7703

Livesaving Connections for a Little Guy

Born with esophageal atresia -- an esophagus that went nowhere -- Guy Robinson's family turned to one of CHKD's pediatric surgeons, Dr. Frazier Frantz.

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