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Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery Expansion


pediatric surgeon in operating room

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

​Boys Town National Research Hospital is growing! We have expanded the care you have come to know and trust to include higher levels of hospital care for kids. We are pleased to introduce Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery and welcome four board certified pediatric general surgeons.

Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery specializes in the diagnosis, preoperative, operative and postoperative management of general to highly-specialized surgical problems in infants, children and adolescents.

"We're pleased to announce the addition of pediatric general and thoracic surgery at Boys Town National Research Hospital," said Edward Kolb, M.D., MBA, Director and Chief Medical Officer at Boys Town National Research Hospital. "Pediatric general and thoracic surgery complements our existing pediatric specialty and surgical care and will help us care for even more children and families."

Pediatric general surgeons have extra years of training specifically in children's surgery and additional certifications ​to care for the unique needs of a growing child.

Click below to learn more about the new service and meet our surgeons.

Pediatric General and ​Thoracic Surgery