Conditions and Treatments

The Pediatric Surgery Department at the Children's Hospital of Michigan at the Detroit Medical Center provides comprehensive care of neonatal, child and adolescent surgical problems such as:

  • Congenital anomalies
    • Abdominal Wall Defects (oomphalocele, gastroschisis)
    • Esophageal atresia
    • Congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    • Imperforate anus
    • Hirchsprung’s Disease
    • Intestinal obstruction
    • Thoracic, esophageal, and pulmonary
    • And many others
  • Trauma
  • Solid tumors
    • WIlms
    • Neuroblastoma
    • Hepatoblastoma
    • And many others
  • Extracorporeal Life Support (ECMO) and other aspects of critical care
  • Common conditions of childhood
    • Pyloric stenosis
    • Intussusception
    • Appendicitis and other causes of abdominal pain
    • Hernia and hydrocele
    • Circumcision
    • Undescended testicle
    • Lumps and bumps
    • Foreign bodies of the esophagus and airway
    • Ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s Disease
    • Gastroesophageal reflux

Click on the links below for further information on the following conditions treated at the Children's Hospital of Michigan.

Hirschsprungs Disease
Undescended Testicles
Wilms (Kidney) Tumors