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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.

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Preparing Siblings for a Brother or Sister's Surgical Experience

If your child needs surgery, you and she are probably both overwhelmed and frightened by this new situation. But if you have other children, it's important to remember that they, too, may be worried and upset. They hear and see things that they may not understand, and they're separated from their parents, their brother or sister and daily routines.

Brothers and sisters may be feeling:

Brothers and sisters may express what they're feeling by:

You can help your other children by:

Siblings at home may feel better if they can help by:

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