Pediatric Surgery at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital
Pediatric Surgery


Common problems in pediatric surgery
Information for parents about the diagnosis and treatment of the common problems that we care for in children such as inguinal hernia, pyloric stenosis and gastroesophageal reflux

Childhood cancer
Together with the pediatric oncologists at Loma Linda we care for children with a wide variety of cancers including neurobalstoma, Wilms tumor and soft tissue tumors

Congenital disorders
Together with the neonatologists at Loma Linda, we care for infants with congenital disorders like diaphragmatic hernia, intestinal atresia, anorectal malformations and abdominal wall defects.

Minimally invasive surgery
Newer techniques that we are using for children with conditions like gastroesophageal reflux, pectus excavatum and Hirschsprung disease

Information for parents
How to get to LLUCH
Clinics, support groups, special services
Ronald McDonald House
What is a pediatric surgeon?
Bowel management

Trauma prevention
SafeKids, Airbags, Car seats

News and events
Conjoined Twins (TODAY - LLUMC news section)

Links to other sites
Helpful and reliable information about cancer and other diseases that affect children and about groups that offer information and support for families of children with various conditions like prematurity and chronic constipation