The Department of Surgery at Texas Children's Hospital represents more than 140 pediatric-focused surgeons and physicians who are also faculty members at Baylor College of Medicine. Our surgeons, advanced practice providers and more than 800 Texas Children's Hospital staff members are dedicated to caring for and improving the health of children through patient care, education and research. Our team's tireless efforts are evident in our more than 41,000 operative cases and 238,000 outpatient clinic visits performed last year.

Our team is dedicated to caring for children in and around the greater Houston area through our 7 specialty care clinics and 3 Texas Children's Hospital locations. Additionally, we take great pride in caring for children not only from the greater Houston area and Texas but from all 50 states and over 60 countries around the globe.

Surgery at Texas Children's

Learn about our surgical divisions, clinical programs, medical advancements and more in our Department of Surgery Annual Report. You can also select a section to learn more about a specific division’s accomplishments and outcomes.

#3 Best Children's Hospital in the Nation

13 Surgical Specialties

112,000+ Surgical Cases Over Past 3 Years

950+ Dedicated Surgical Employees

Level 1 Children’s Surgery Center

Verified by the American College of Surgeons (ACS)

Outcome and Impact Service

The Texas Children’s Hospital Quality, Safety and Outcomes Team is dedicated to helping patients, families and providers make better health care decisions using outcomes data.