Pediatric Surgery

The Surgical Division at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital,  led by Nishith Bhattacharyya, MD, has developed an unsurpassed reputation and is a major referral center for pediatric surgery in northern New Jersey.

We routinely perform surgery on high-risk premature neonates which acquired diseases or congenital malformations. Common surgeries we perform include:

  • Appendectomy
  • Hernia repair
  • Complex abdominal surgery
  • Thoracic surgery including correction of Pectus Excavatum
  • Pyloric Stenosis

The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) provide expert post-operative care at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital.