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Pediatric Surgery Center

Johns Hopkins Children's Center is home to one of the largest pediatric surgery programs in the country, including rankings in every U.S. News & World Report specialty. Our specially trained pediatric surgeons are leading the way in the most minimally invasive techniques, including robotic surgery. Patient- and family-centered care is central to our mission, with our Child Life specialists as an integral part of your child's care team. As the birthplace of academic pediatrics in the United States more than a century ago, Johns Hopkins Children's Center is at the forefront of pediatric research.

Pediatric Surgery FAQ with Pediatric Surgeon-in-Chief David Hackam

Pediatric Surgery at Johns Hopkins Children's Center includes world class surgical care for you and your child. David Hackam, co-director and surgeon-in-chief at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, answers questions about pediatric surgery, including our different surgical specialties, what makes our program unique and why you should choose the Children’s Center for your child’s surgery.


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