The procedure relieved a 5-year-old patient of painful acid reflux and extended the use of robotic surgery for children at Loma Linda University Children's Hospital.
The pediatric surgeons at Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital care for a broad range of surgical disorders ranging from minor lesions managed in the outpatient setting to congenital anomalies, tumors and trauma. The surgeons work closely with other pediatric specialists at the hospital to provide comprehensive care for children including those with the most challenging and complex conditions.
The inpatient clinical services we provide include neonatal surgery, cancer surgery, advanced minimal access surgery, non-cardiac thoracic surgery, pediatric gynecology, biliary surgery, intestinal surgery and the management of chest wall deformities such as pectus excavatum. We also provide a full array of outpatient surgical care for conditions such as hernias, hydroceles, undescended testicles, cyst, sinuses and sub-cutaneous lumps and bumps.