Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
Children's Hospital Logo
Connect With Us:

Monroe Carell Jr.
Children's Hospital
at Vanderbilt
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232

(615) 936-1000

Children's Hospital Logo
Printer friendly version of this page  E-mail someone a link to this pageBookmark and Share

Conditions We Treat


Click on any of the conditions below to see specific conditions and injuries treated by the General and Thoracic Surgery team. Search for information about diseases and conditions in our Health and Wellness Library.


Trauma Injuries




Kidney Tumors (Wilms' tumor and all others)


Liver Tumors (such as hepatoblastoma among others)


Teratomas and Germ Cell Tumors

Mediastinal Masses

Endocrine Tumors

Gonadal Tumors (Ovaries and Testicles)

Cervical Cysts, Sinuses, and Other Neck Lesions


Airway, Lung, and Chest Cavity

Tracheoesophageal Fistula

Congenital Anomalies of the Lung

Infections of the lung and surrounding space (pneumonia)

Chest Wall Deformities (pectus excavatum and carinatum)


Tumors of the Lung



Esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula

Esophageal Stenosis

Esophageal Stricture and Replacement

Esophageal Rupture and Perforation

Gastroesophageal Reflux



Abdominal Wall, Peritoneum, and Diaphragm

Abdominal Wall Defects (gastroschisis and omphalocele)

Disorders of the Umbilicus (belly button)

Disorders of the Inguinal Canal (such as inguinal hernia and undescended testis)

Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia and ECMO (Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation)


Stomach, Duodenum, and Small Intestine

Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis

Duodenal Atresia and Stenosis

Malrotation and Volvulus

Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)

Short-Bowel Syndrome (STEP procedure)


Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis


Colon, Rectum, and Anus

Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Polypoid Diseases of the Gastrointestinal Tract


Hirschsprung's Disease

Anorectal Disorders and Imperforate Anus

Obturation Obstruction of the Intestine (cystic fibrosis)


Liver, Biliary Tract, Pancreas, and Spleen

Biliary Atresia

Choledochal Cyst

Portal Hypertension

Gallbladder Disease

Disorders of the Pancreas (inflammatory, tumors and hyperinsulinism)

Disorders of the Spleen


Kidney, Ureter, and Bladder

Renal Tumors (Wilms and all other kidney tumors)

Cloacal exstrophy



Male External Genitalia

Female Genital Tract (ovarian conditions)

Ambiguous Genitalia

Conjoined Twins


Skin, Soft Tissue, and Blood Vessels

Hemangiomas and Vascular Malformations

Lymphangiomas and Lymphatic Malformations

Last Edited: June 11, 2014