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General, Thoracic and Fetal Surgery

Our Surgery Department  has a long history of providing exceptional surgical care to its patients, combining state-of-the-art facilities with compassionate, highly-skilled staff.

Learn more about General, Thoracic and Fetal Surgery

Helping Your Newborn Cope With Pain After Surgery

Because your baby can't tell you how she feels, the first step in helping her cope with her pain is recognizing it, then doing what you can to comfort and calm her.

How to know if your newborn is in pain

When newborn and premature babies are irritable or uncomfortable, they may show it with:

Your baby's healthcare team can use a pain scale that lists these behaviors to estimate your baby's pain level.

How you can help your newborn cope

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