MassGeneral Hospital for Children pediatric surgeons provide a broad spectrum of pediatric surgical care at Newton-Wellesley, including thoracic, urologic, and general surgery. They have special expertise in minimally invasive surgical techniques for children, including gastrointestinal surgery and pectus excavatum repair, among others. Although most surgical procedures will be performed at Newton-Wellesley, including hernias, circumcision, hypospadias repair, and other relatively minor procedures on healthy children, critically ill and complex cases will be referred to MassGeneral Hospital for Children.
Our pediatric surgeons are internationally known for their clinical expertise and research efforts.
MassGeneral Hospital for Children pediatric neurosurgeons specialize in the surgical treatment of conditions affecting the developing nervous system.
These include: Pediatric neurooncology hydrocephalus, and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) shunts pediatric neurotrauma tethered spinal cord spina bifida syringomyelia (syrinx) myelomeningocele and encephalocele craniosynostosis lipoma dermal sinus aqueductal stenosis myeloschisis split cord malformation Klippel-Feil syndrome Dandy-Walker cyst Arnold Chiari malformation
Pediatric Plastic Surgery
The Pediatric Plastic Surgery Service provides care and treatment of congenital deformities, cleft lip and palate, vascular lesions, trauma and post-traumatic deformities, scar revision, birthmarks, burns, reconstruction of post-burn deformities, and laser surgery.
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Wellness Center Classes
Did you know we offer a variety of exercise and fitness classes designed to accommodate various levels and abilities? Many of our classes are starting this January. Our schedule is available for you to view.
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