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General Pediatric Surgery Quick Links
July 2012 – June 2013
Total Discharges: 2,629
Inpatient Discharges: 1,998
Observation and Outpatient-in-a-Bed Discharges: 631
Total Patient Days*: 8,930
Average Length of Stay*: 4.5
Average Daily Census*: 24.5
Total Surgical Procedures: 3,995
Inpatient Consults: 1,959
Total Clinic Visits: 7,120
Mansfield Surgery Clinic Visits: 75
Surgery/Burn Clinic Visits: 6,756
Westerville Surgery Clinic Visits: 289
Excludes Observation and Outpatient-in-a-Bed Cases.
At Nationwide Children’s, our Department of General Pediatric Surgery provides comprehensive surgical care for infants, children and adolescents with congenital and acquired conditions, including major congenital anomalies, traumatic and thermal injuries, and tumors. As the second largest pediatric treatment center in the United States our surgeons perform more than 4,000 operative procedures every year.
Learn more about our clinic and surgical locations.
Our nationally-recognized team includes 13 board-certified pediatric surgeons, six of whom are also certified in surgical critical care, and one hospitalist, who is board-certified in general surgery and specializes in burn and trauma care.
In addition to providing general pediatric surgical care, these nine cutting-edge programs are leading the way in pediatric surgery: