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Hackam, David Joel, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Surgery
Professor of Cell Biology
Professor of Genetic Medicine
Surgeon-in-Chief, Johns Hopkins Children's Center
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Crohn's Disease, Diaphragmatic Hernia, General Surgery, Necrotizing Enterocolitis, Neonatal Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Short Bowel Syndrome, Tracheoesophageal Fistula
 
 

Faculty

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Alaish, Samuel Matthew, M.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Surgical Director, The Hopkins Resource for Intestinal Vitality and Enhancement (THRIVE)
Program Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship and International Fellowship
Associate Chief, Clinical Operations and Education
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Anti-reflux Surgery, Biliary Atresia, Biliary Disease, Biliary Tract Surgery, Chest Wall Reconstruction, Choledochal Cyst, Cholestasis, Cholestatic Liver Diseases of Childhood, Congenital Anomalies, Esophageal Surgery, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Gastrointestinal Tumors, Pectus Carinatum, Pectus Excavatum, Pediatric Oncology Surgery, Pediatric Surgery
 
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Cappiello, Clint Daniel, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Director, Pediatric Surgery Residency Education
Director, Pediatric Surgery Delivery Systems
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Anorectal Disorders, Benign Tumors, Benign Tumors of the Lung, Biliary Atresia, Bowel Obstruction, Chest Wall Tumors, Crohn's Disease, Diseases of the Small Bowel and Colon, Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), Gastrointestinal Tumors, Germ Cell Tumors, Inguinal Hernia Repair, Kidney Tumors, Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia, Liver Tumors, Lung Diseases, Lung Neoplasms, Necrotizing Enterocolitis, Neonatal Congenital Anomalies, Neuroendocrine Tumors, Pediatric Trauma, Pilonidal Cyst, Sarcoma and Musculoskeletal Tumors, Short Bowel Syndrome, Soft Tissue Tumors, Thyroglossal Cysts, Tracheoesophageal Fistula, Ulcerative Colitis, Umbilical Hernia, Wilms Tumor
 
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Garcia, Alejandro Vera, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Surgical Director of the ECMO Program
Co-Director of the Pediatric Surgical Colorectal Program
Assistant Program Director, General Surgery
Director, Pediatric Burn Program
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Anorectal Disorders, Burn Care, Chest Wall Reconstruction, Colorectal Surgery, Critical Care Medicine, General Surgery, Head and Neck Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Minimally Invasive Pediatric Surgery, Neonatal Surgery, Pectus Carinatum, Pectus Excavatum, Pediatric Surgery, Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome, Surgical Oncology, Thoracic Surgery
 
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Jelin, Eric Bradley, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Assistant Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Director, Fetal Program, Johns Hopkins Children’s Center
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Advanced Laparoscopy, Anti-reflux Surgery, Biliary Atresia, Biliary Tract Surgery, Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia, Esophageal Surgery, Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), Fetal Surgery, Fetoscopy, Necrotizing Enterocolitis, Neonatal Surgery, Pectus Carinatum, Pectus Excavatum, Pediatric Oncologic Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Trauma, Thoracic Surgery, Tracheoesophageal Fistula, Wilms Tumor
 
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Kunisaki, Shaun Michael, M.D., M.Sc.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Associate Chief, Strategy & Integration, General Pediatric Surgery
Director, Pediatric Esophageal Surgery, Johns Hopkins Children's Center
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Anti-reflux Surgery, Congenital Pulmonary Malformations, Diaphragmatic Hernia, Esophageal Surgery, Fetal Surgery, Minimally Invasive Pediatric Surgery, Neonatal Congenital Anomalies, Neonatal Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Tracheoesophageal Fistula, Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS)
 
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Nasr, Isam Waddah, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Director of Pediatric Trauma Program, Division of Pediatric Surgery
Co-Director of the Pediatric Surgical Colorectal Program
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Chest Wall Reconstruction, Critical Care Medicine, General Surgery, Minimally Invasive Pediatric Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Neonatal Congenital Anomalies, Neonatal Surgery, Pectus Carinatum, Pectus Excavatum, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatric General Surgery, Pediatric Oncologic Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Trauma, Robotic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Trauma Surgery
 
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Rhee, Daniel Sangkyu, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Director, Pediatric Surgical Oncology Program
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Chest Wall Tumors, General Surgery, Germ Cell Tumors, Kidney Tumors, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Neonatal Congenital Anomalies, Neonatal Surgery, Neuroblastoma, Pancreatic Auto Islet Transplant, Pancreatitis Surgery, Pectus Excavatum, Pediatric Cancer, Pediatric Oncology Surgery, Pediatric Sarcoma, Pediatric Surgery, Rhabdomyosarcoma, Sarcoma, Thoracic Surgery, Wilms Tumor
 

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