The pediatric surgery team at Providence provides comprehensive, coordinated care for infants, children and adolescents. We offer a full range of general surgical services, as well as the following:
Minimally invasive pediatric surgery is an option for some procedures. Smaller incisions are particularly important for children, because scars will stretch and enlarge as the child grows. Other key benefits are reduced pain and risk of infection, shorter hospital stays and recovery times, and reduced blood loss.