Our skilled surgical team performs more than 3,500 general and thoracic surgical procedures each year and is actively involved in designing the best course of care for all our patients.
Our comprehensive services meet the surgical needs of children with various health issues including congenital malformations, endocrine disorders, tumors, vascular disorders and even liver and kidney transplants. To help your child and your family, we provide:
- Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment
- Pediatric Trauma Care
- Pediatric Surgical Clinical Care
- Pediatric Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Pediatric Surgical Oncology
- Pediatric Transplant Surgery
Our Team Approach
Our staff has a diverse background and is specially trained to meet the needs of young patients. Our specialists are skilled in various disciplines, such as anesthesiology and critical care medicine, neonatology, nursing, emergency medicine and various other surgical and medical subspecialties:
- Pediatric general surgeons
- Pediatric transplant surgeons
- Advanced practice nurses, skilled in surgical and post-operative care
Downtown and Close to Home
In addition to our main location in Philadelphia's University City neighborhood, you can also visit any of our four Specialty Care Centers for consultations, testing and follow-up care. These centers are located in:
- Exton, PA
- King of Prussia, PA
- Chalfont, PA
- Voorhees, NJ
Leaders in Education and Research
The Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy is a leader in medical education and training.
Current Research Activities
Our access to clinical trials enables us to provide some of the newest and best therapies to our patients.