Division of Pediatric General, Thoracic and Fetal Surgery News and Updates

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Radiology: Key Member of the HI Team

Published on in HI Hope

For the children with focal hyperinsulinism, the radiologist’s interpretation of a 18F-DOPA PET/CT scan guides the surgeon, leading to a cure in 97% of cases.

CHOP Surgeons Separate Twin Girls Joined at the Chest and Abdomen

Dom, Addy, Lily and Maggie together at CHOP while they prepared for separation surgery

Addison and Lilianna Altobelli spent nearly a year at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia before being separated on October 13, 2021, and are now home in Chicago.

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Increasing Diversity in Surgery

Published on in CHOP News

Creating a diverse surgical workforce that reflects the population we serve is a top priority at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Q&A with Dr. Joy Collins

Published on in CHOP News

A warm welcome back to a pediatric surgeon who specializes in bariatric surgery and short gut syndrome.