Pediatric Surgical Services

Pediatric surgery is a medical subspecialty involving the surgery of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.

Comprehensive Surgical Care Close to Home

University Surgical Associates – Pediatric Surgery
979 East 3rd Street
Suite C-300
Chattanooga, TN 37403
423-267-0466 or 800-833-0572
Fax: 423-757-0775

Mon – Fri
8 AM – 4:30 PM

Children’s Hospital at Erlanger is home to the region’s only pediatric surgeons — and the region’s only surgical suites designed exclusively for children. Our board-certified team uses specially-sized instruments to deliver top-level care for neonates, infants, children and adolescents. We offer minimally-invasive surgical techniques whenever possible, which can reduce discomfort and speed recovery times in young patients.

The region’s only pediatric surgeons
The region’s only pediatric surgery suites designed exclusively for children
The region’s only pediatric chest-wall reconstruction program
The region's only pediatric trauma program

Our Surgeons

 

Common Surgeries and Surgically-treated Diseases

A
Achalasia
Adrenal Tumors
Abscess
Ambiguous Genitalia
Anal Fissure
Ankyloglossia
Annular Pancreas
Anorectal Malformation
Appendicitis

B
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Dyskinesia
Branchial Cysts, Sinuses and Remnants
Breast Problems
Bronchogenic Cysts

C
Cancers
Central Lines and Ports
Cervical Cysts, Sinuses and other Neck Lesions
Chest (Mediastinal) Cysts
Chest Wall Deformity
Cholecystitis
Choledochal Cyst
Cholelithiasis (Gallstones)
Circumcision
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
Congenital Nevus
Colostomy
Crohn's Disease
Cystic Hygroma

D
Duodenal Atresia
Duplication Cysts

E
Empyema
Epididymitis and Orchitis
Esophageal Atresia and Tracheoesophageal Fistula
Esophageal Injuries

F
Fibroadenoma
Foreign Bodies and Bezoars
Frenotomy

G
Gastroschesis
Gastroesophageal Reflux
Gastrostomy
Gynecomastia

H
Hemangioma
Hernia
Hirschsprung's Disease
Hydrocele

I
Imperforate Anus
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Intussusception

K
Kauai Procedure

L
Labial Adhesions
Liver Biopsy
Lung Lesions - CCAM, Pulmonary Sequestration

M
Malrotation
Meckel's Diverticulum
Meconium Ileus
Meconium Plug

N
Neck Abnormalities
Necrotizing Enterocolitis
Neuroblastoma
Nuss Procedure

O
Omental Cysts
Omphalocele
Ovarian Cysts
Ovarian Tumors

P
Pancreas Divisum
Pancreas Tumors
Pancreatic Cysts
Pancreatitis
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pectus Carinatum
Pectus Excavatum
Perianal and Perirectal Abcess
Pilonidal Cyst, Sinus, and Absess
Pyloric Stenosis/Pyloromyotomy

S
Sacrococcygeal Teratoma
Short-Bowel Syndrome
Solid Chest Tumors
Spleen Problems
Spontaneous Pneumothorax

T
Teratoma
Testicular Torsion
Thyroglossal Duct Cysts and Sinuses
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodules
Tongue Tie
Torsion of Testicular Appendix
Torticollis
Trauma
Tumor Biopsy

U
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Granuloma/Polyp
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical Infection (omphalitis)
Umbilical Problems
Undescended Testis
Urachal Abnormalities

V
Vascular Rings

W
Wilms' Tumor


Related Services

Craniofacial and Reconstructive Surgery

Pediatric Neurosurgery

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