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Pediatric surgery checklist

Preparing your child for surgery.

The day of your child’s surgery: What to expect

If your child needs to have surgery, you may be nervous about the procedure and anxious about preparing your child to handle the situation. These guidelines will help you know what to expect and, hopefully, ease your anxiety.

Anesthesia and your child

General anesthesia provides complete absence of pain and total loss of consciousness during surgery. Our anesthesia team is very skilled in safely administering anesthesia medications to children of all ages.

Proprietary Health Article

Intractable epilepsy: the surgical option

New noninvasive assessments can help determine surgical candidates and locate the precise area of the brain causing the seizures. – By Julia Toub, M.D., epileptologist

The advantages and limits of electromyography

EMG exams are valuable for diagnosing peripheral neurological disorders in many cases, but not all. – By Steven A. Day, M.D., neurologist