Division of Pediatric Surgery

Emory pediatric surgery team in the OR.

Faculty of the Emory Division of Pediatric Surgery primarily perform general, thoracic, and minimally invasive surgical services at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, which provides compassionate and advanced care to infants, children, and adolescents throughout Georgia and the southeast.

The surgical treatment our faculty provides includes newborn surgery, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), laparoscopic and thoracoscopic procedures, hernia surgery, trauma surgery, abdominal surgery, oncology surgery, pediatric surgical critical care, thoracic surgery, head and neck surgery, and certain urologic procedures.

Faculty research interests include gastroesophageal reflux, necrotizing enterocolitis, Hirschsprung's disease, advanced laparoscopic procedures in infants and children, pediatric oncology, bariatric procedures for adolescents, and pediatric critical care.

The division sponsors an ACGME approved two-year pediatric surgery residency that offers abundant operative experience, a robust didactic conference schedule, and consistent opportunities for participation in clinical research.