March 14, 2019
"No parent wants to hear their child needs surgery, but a less invasive approach with smaller incisions would sure make going through it a whole lot easier.
Dr. Saundra Kay, a Pediatric Surgeon at Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, and her colleagues are pioneers in minimally-invasive surgery for babies.
When laparoscopic tools first hit the scene, they were too big for babies. But those tools are getting smaller, giving the tiniest of babies a better option.