Pediatric Surgery

Pediatric surgeons provide a unique service for children ranging from newborns to teenagers. Our pediatric surgeons at LSUHSC-Shreveport have both the experience and training to deal with the medical and surgical issues that often present differently in a child.

Pediatric surgeons have specialized training:

  • completed four years of medical school
  • five years of general surgery residency
  • two years of specialized training in pediatric surgery
  • certified by the American Board of Surgery