Hypospadias Hypospadias is a disorder in newborn boys in which the opening of the urethra is not located at the tip of the penis. Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy Symptoms of tonsillitis vary greatly depending on the cause of the infection, and can occur either suddenly or gradually. Endoscopic Sinus Surgery The purpose of endoscopic sinus surgery is to open the passages of the sinuses allowing for proper drainage to the nose. Appendicitis Detailed information on appendicitis, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment Inguinal Hernia in Children Detailed information on inguinal hernia, including causes, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment Pediatric Appendectomy A pediatric appendectomy is a surgery that's performed to remove a child's appendix. The appendix is a small pouch that's attached to the large intestine on the lower right side of the abdomen. Cecostomy Cecostomy is a fairly new surgical procedure that is used to clear the bowels of fecal matter. It’s typically used for children with fecal incontinence related to severe disorders. PEG Tube Placement A percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube is a feeding tube that is surgically placed through your abdomen into your stomach. Ear Tube Insertion During an ear tube insertion, a doctor places a tiny tube into the eardrum to let fluid escape from the middle ear. It also lets air enter the middle ear through the eardrum.