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common conditions we treat

Dayton Children's experienced, board-certified pediatric surgeons perform a broad range of pediatric surgery procedures, from simple to complex. Below are some of the conditions that can require surgery.

cancers and tumors

  • Surgery to remove tumors/masses such as Wims tumors, teratomas, cysts and neuroblastomas
  • Port placement for chemotherapy
  • Sarcomas such as rhabdomyosarcoma and soft tissue sarcomas

Learn more about our work with Hematology/Oncology.

genitourinary disorders

head and neck masses

  • Brachial cleft remnants/cysts
  • Cystic hygromas
  • Thyroid masses
  • Dermoid cysts
  • Thyroglossal duct cysts
  • Tracheostomy

hepatobiliary diseases

neonatal conditions

Learn more about the neonatal and fetal conditions we treat.

skin and subcutaneous tissue masses or conditions

  • Congenital nevi/moles
  • Ingrown toenails
  • Subcutaneous masses
  • Warts

thoracic conditions

traumatic injuries

The American College of Surgeons (ACS) officially verifies Dayton Children’s Hospital as a Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center. This is the highest level attainable. As parents and care givers, you can rely on Dayton Children’s to provide the best care for your child, even in the toughest circumstances.