Watch this educational video to learn about what "minimally invasive surgery" means and its advantages for pediatric patients. You'll also hear more about how The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has expanded its minimally invasive surgery services and how we're advocating for pediatric patients by working with the industry to develop new and better instruments for pediatric surgical procedures.
The video introduces viewers to one family who came to The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia for surgery, offers a detailed description of how minimally invasive surgery is performed in the abdomen and the chest, and explains what to expect after the operation.
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Related Centers and Programs:
Division of Pediatric General, Thoracic and Fetal Surgery