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Pediatric Surgical Issues

University Surgical Associates (USA) pediatric surgeons perform a variety of surgeries on babies and children. Listed below is a partial list of common pediatric surgeries offered by our practice.

Abdominal surgery

Anti-reflux surgery (fundoplication)
Appendectomy
Biliary atresia
Choledochal cyst
Feeding tubes (gastrostomy)
Gallbladder (biliary dyskinesia/gallstones)
Hernia/hydocele
Hirschsprung’s Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 
Intussusception
Malone Antegrade Continence Enema
Malrotation
Pyloric stenosis
Splenectomy 

CHEST SURGERY

Achalasia
Bronchoscopy for foreign body
Chest and mediastinal tumors
Congenital lung anomalies
Esophagoscopy for foreign body
Lung biopsy and resection
Patent ductus arteriosus
Pectus carinatum (including bracing)
Pectus excavatum

Emergency Surgery & Trauma

Complex lacerations
Genital/perineal injury
Major trauma protocols

Endocrine 

Adrenal tumors
Central precocious puberty implantation 
  (Supprelin)
Thyroid tumors 

Gynecology 


Breast mass
Hydrometrocolpos
Imperforate hymen
Ovarian tumor
Ovarian torsion
Synechia vulvae
Vaginal atresia

Implants

Central precocious puberty implantation
    (Supprelin)
Vagal nerve stimulator 

Minimally-invasive Surgery

Anti-reflux (fundoplication)
Congenital anomalies
Single-incision cholecystectomy
Single-incision appendectomy

Neonatal 

Congenital diaphragm hernia
Duodenal atresia
Esophageal atresia
Gastroschesis
Imperforate anus
Intestinal atresia
Lung anomalies
Omphalocele
Vascular ring

Skin and Soft Tissues

Abscess
Baker’s cyst
Branchial cleft cyst/sinus/fistula
Breast mass
Congenital nevi
Cystic hygroma/lymphangioma
Ganglion cyst
Gynecomastia
Hemangioma
Hydradenitis suppurtiva
Lumps and bumps
Pyogenic granuloma
Pilomatrixoma
Pilonidal cyst/abscess
Suspicious nevi
Thyroglossal duct cyst excision

Tumors

Adrenal
Colon/Intestine/Stomach
Kidney
Liver
Lung/mediastinum
Ovary
Pancreas
Skin and subcutaneous tissues
Testes

Urology

Adrenal tumors
Circumcision
Circumcision complications
Congenital anomalies
Cystoscopy
Epididymal cyst/epidydimitis/orchitis
Hernia/hydrocele
Hydronephrosis
Hypospadias
Meatotomy
Pyeloplasty
Renal tumors
Testicular torsion
Spermatocele
Urachal cyst/sinus/fistula