General Paediatric Surgery
We deal with most of the common general paediatric surgical condition, both congenital and acquired.
Many of the operations are done as laparo-endoscopic procedures.
General paediatric surgery operations are performed at both Cecilia Makiwane and Frere Hospital. However most after hours work is done at Frere Hospital.
The scope of surgery includes:
Infantile Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis
Cervical Cysts and Sinusses + Thyroid lesions
Salivary Gland Lesions
Corrosive Esophageal injury
Intestinal + colonic Polyps
Malrotation and volvulus of the gut
Hirschsprung’s Disease and myopathic conditions of the colon
Arterial malformations (haemangiomas)
Day Case Surgery
Hernia & Hydrocele Repair
Undescended testes – Orchidopexies
Cutaneous Lesions excision
Upper and Lower GIT endoscopy
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