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Children's Hospital of Michigan Appoints New Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon

Newswise — DETROIT — The Children’s Hospital of Michigan is pleased to announce the appointment of John N. Dentel, MD, as the Staff Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon. “Dr. Dentel's training has been of the highest caliber, and he is a genuinely sincere ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Pediatric Surgeon Develops Groundbreaking Less-Invasive Heart Surgery

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — It’s a fairly common birth defect that often corrects itself as the child gets older, but when it doesn’t doctors have to open up the chest leaving large scars on the child’s chest. But one Sutter Health doctor has come up with ...

Source: CBS Sacramento
Published: 04 Aug 2018

Dell Children’s and UT Dell Medical School partner for new pediatric heart surgery center

AUSTIN — A new heart surgery center in Central Texas is aiming to help heal the tiniest of patients. “She's the happiest, easiest baby ever,” said Jisette Pena. “She's always smiling, she's awesome,” said Jacob Pena. Behind that smile, Jisette ...

Source: KVUE
Published: 06 Aug 2018

Belarus pediatric surgery generates $120,000-140,000 in export revenues annually

MINSK, 8 August (BelTA) – The export of medical services in pediatric surgery in Belarus is estimated at $120,000-140,000 annually, chief visiting pediatric cardiac surgeon of the Healthcare Ministry of Belarus, Director of the National Research Center ...

Source: Belarusian news
Published: 08 Aug 2018

'Hard to Undo': Defense Condemns Criminal Cybersnooping Case Dismissed Against Pediatric Surgeon

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. Alexander F. Fox, partner with LewisFox Law in Miami. Courtesy photo Partner Alexander F. Fox and colleagues from LewisFox Attorneys at Law in Miami say they got a “malicious ...

Source: Law
Published: 09 Aug 2018

J. Alex Haller Jr., Johns Hopkins pediatric surgeon who gained fame in separating conjoined twins, dies

Dr. J. Alex Haller Jr., a retired Johns Hopkins pediatric surgeon recalled as the “father of pediatric trauma care,” died of respiratory arrest June 13 at his Glencoe home. He was 91. He was a professor emeritus of pediatrics, surgery and emergency ...

Source: The Baltimore Sun
Published: 16 Jun 2018

How Can I Find the Best Pediatric Surgeon for My Child?

While your child's pediatrician or your family doctor can likely make a referral to a good pediatric surgeon, you may also want to do some research to review your options. (Getty Images) Spring is finally giving way to summer, and with the lengthening days ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 25 May 2018

Montreal Children’s Hospital surgeon first Canadian elected to American pediatric surgery board

Dr. Pramod Puligandla, a surgeon with the Montreal Children’s Hospital (MCH), has been elected to the pediatric surgery board of the American Board of Surgery. “The little feather in the cap is that I’m the first Canadian to be appointed to this ...

Source: Global News
Published: 16 May 2018

Doctor from Edmonton making name for himself in pediatric surgery

An Edmonton man has made it big in the world of medicine for the young. Pramod Puligandla, a professor of pediatric surgery, pediatrics and surgery at McGill University in Montreal, has been elected to the Pediatric Surgery Board of the American Board of ...

Source: Edmonton Journal
Published: 21 May 2018

Children's Hospital Colorado surgeon receives awards for contribution to pediatric surgery

Aurora, Colo. (June 5, 2018) - World-renowned Children's Hospital Colorado (Children's Colorado) Pediatric Surgeon Dr. Alberto Peña has been named the recipient of the 2018 American Pediatric Surgical Association (ASPA) Robert E. Gross Award for ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 06 Jun 2018

Pediatric surgeon on mission to help prevent lawn mowing-related injuries

WEBVTT REPORTER: THESE ARE ACCIDENTS THAT HAUNT A PEDIATRIC SURGEON AT CHILDREN’S MERCY. AFTER SEEING SEVEN HORRIBLE LAWN MOWER ACCIDENTS IN ONE SUMMER, SHE MADE IT HER MISSION TO CHANGE THINGS. I MET THE FAMILY OF ONE OF HER PATIENTS, WHO CAME CLOSE TO ...

Source: KMBC Kansas City
Published: 06 Jun 2018

Factors ID'd for persistent opioid use after pediatric surgery

(HealthDay)—Higher daily average inpatient pain scores and higher postoperative opioid consumption are associated with a subsequent persistent opioid use of up to six months among pediatric patients undergoing major oncologic surgery, according to a ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 07 Jun 2018

Pediatric surgeon adopts little girl after saving her life

HARTFORD, Conn. – She always told coworkers at the hospital that it just wasn't the right time to think about motherhood, but everything changed for a Connecticut pediatric surgeon when she met a little girl who needed a lot of help. Images of her three ...

Source: WTKR
Published: 25 May 2018

OrthoPediatrics Corp. Announces First Surgery Performed with Pediatric Nailing Platform | FEMUR

WARSAW, Ind., June 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OrthoPediatrics Corp. (“OrthoPediatrics”) (KIDS), a company exclusively focused on advancing the field of pediatric orthopedics, announced today the first surgery utilizing OrthoPediatrics’ newly ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 04 Jun 2018

In the Spotlight: La Cañada resident elected to the Pediatric Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery

Dr. Kasper Wang, associate chief of the Division of Pediatric Surgery at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, has been elected to a six-year term on the Pediatric Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery, effective July 1. "I am humbled and honored to be ...

Source: Los Angeles Times
Published: 27 Feb 2018

Where Are They Now? Stories of Adult Survivors of Pediatric Heart Surgery

When Patrick Lowery was born, he had 10 fingers and 10 toes, wailed upon delivery and, by all other accounts, appeared a normal, healthy baby. Twenty-four hours later, he was anything but. Lowery was hemorrhaging and having seizures, and doctors detected ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 26 Jun 2018

Stallion hired to lead Pediatric Surgery at Beaumont Children's

This post was contributed by a community member. Anthony Stallion, M.D., has joined Beaumont Children's as section head of Pediatric Surgery. In this role, Stallion will oversee a team of board-certified, fellowship-trained pediatric surgeons. From ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 30 Jan 2018

Medical Monday: Robotic surgery for pediatric patients

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Robotic surgeries continue to advance,and this technology is now being used for surgeries on tiny patients. Pediatric Surgeon Dr. Michael Taylor says utilizing the da Vinci Robot for pediatric surgeries helps with precision.

Source: WJHG
Published: 15 Jan 2018

Wisconsin surgeon performs 'surgery' on pediatric patient's stuffed animal

Every patient at the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin is treated with care— even the stuffed, cuddly kind. A photo of a doctor performing surgery on a stuffed toy has gone viral, gaining over 9,000 likes since it was posted on Dec. 28. In it, Dr ...

Source: Fox News
Published: 09 Jan 2017

OrthoPediatrics Corp. Announces First Surgery Performed with Pediatric Nailing Platform | FEMUR

June 04, 2018 16:30 ET | Source: OrthoPediatrics Corp. WARSAW, Ind., June 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OrthoPediatrics Corp. (“OrthoPediatrics”) (NASDAQ:KIDS), a company exclusively focused on advancing the field of pediatric orthopedics, announced ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 06 Apr 2018

Are 3 pediatric heart surgery centers in Central Florida too many?

Dr. Peter Wearden looks on as 3-year-old Colsen Mills uses a stethoscope. Wearden fixed a hole in Colen's heart at Nemours Cardiac Center, which is the third pediatric cardiology program in Central Florida. Dr. Peter Wearden looks on as 3-year-old Colsen ...

Source: Orlando Sentinel
Published: 11 Feb 2017

Health Matters: Pediatric Robotic Surgery

A new technology is changing the way surgeons operate on children. Doctors say a robot is helping with minimally invasive procedures. Dr. Evans Valerie, a pediatric surgeon with Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida, says the da Vinci robot ...

Source: NBC2 News
Published: 31 May 2017

Madonna-Funded Children’s Surgery Institute Opens in Malawi

Madonna announced today the Mercy James Institute for Pediatric Surgery and Intensive Care will open at the Queen Central Hospital in Blantyre, Malawi, on July 11. The unit, named after Madonna’s Malawi-born daughter, Mercy James, is the first of its ...

Source: Variety
Published: 07 Jul 2017

Renowned pediatric cardiovascular surgeon joins Advocate Children's Hospital

Joseph Forbess, M.D. has been appointed as the new chief of pediatric cardiovascular surgery for Advocate Children's Hospital and co-director of the Advocate Children's Heart Institute. Dr. Forbess is one of the country's leading cardiovascular surgeons ...

Source: Daily Herald
Published: 10 Jan 2017

Pediatric surgeon’s child porn arrest concerns neighbors, patients

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A pediatric surgeon’s arrest on child pornography charges ... The news of Rosenschein’s arrest stunned neighbors KRQE News 13 spoke with Wednesday. “Very concerned, I have grandchildren that are here all the time ...

Source: KRQE Blogs
Published: 09 Nov 2016

Former pediatric surgeon faces child pornography charges

Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Presbyterian pediatric surgeon, Doctor Guy Rosenschein Tuesday. He’s facing charges of possession and distribution of child pornography. Rosenschein is a former pediatric surgeon and now an inmate at the ...

Source: KOAT Albuquerque
Published: 09 Nov 2016

New report: Pediatric heart surgery outcome data from 5 area hospitals

Today’s guest blogger is Ryan R. Davies, MD, a cardiothoracic surgeon in the Division of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. Last week, a first-of-its-kind report issued by the ...

Source: philly.com
Published: 05 Mar 2015

Wesley Medical Center hires pediatric surgeon

Wesley Medical Center has hired the area’s first permanent pediatric surgeon since the departure of Kimberly Molik in August 2013. Mark Saxton practiced in Omaha for six years before practicing at Gundersen Health Systems in La Crosse, Wis., according to ...

Source: The Wichita Eagle
Published: 17 Feb 2015