New Additions to the Condition List and Other Updates

We've added new conditions to the list, and will continue to add to and update the current entries.

We've also made it easier to navigate the conditions. You can search alphabetically, with a detailed search or by clicking on a keyword.

Through the Find a Pediatric Surgeon, you can now search by city, zip code and hospital, to name just a few.


What difference can a pediatric surgeon make?

Pediatric surgeons specialize in the surgical care of children. They are surgeons who, by training, are oriented toward working with children and understanding their special needs.

Learn More

Parents - check out the book, Who Will Hold My Hand?, helping guide parents through the fearful process when their child needs surgery.

Written by Kathryn D. Anderson, MD, for the American College of Surgeons.

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