Overview

Departments

Pediatric Surgery

Surgery

Centers & Specialties

Cancer Center

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Clinical Interests
  • Extracorporeal life support
  • Neonatal surgery
  • Pediatric Neoplasms
  • Pediatric thoracic surgery
  • Minimally invasive pediatric surgery
  • Trauma and critical care
  • Surgery for Inflamatory Bowel Disease - Ulcerative Colitis
  • Surgery for Inflamatory Bowel Disease - Crohn's disease
Medical Education
  • MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship, Children's Hospital Cincinnati
Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Surgery
Locations
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Newton: Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - SSN
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - New York
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
Patient Age Group
Pediatric and Adult
Gender
Male

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Research & Publications

Publications
Nehra D, Goldstein AM, Doody DP, Ryan DP, Masiakos PT.  Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for non-neonatal acute respiratory failure:  the Massachusetts General Hospital experience from 1990 to 2008.  Archives of Surgery. 2009 May;144(5):427-32.

Ryan, DP, Doody, DP.  Restorative Proctocolectomy With and Without Protective Ileostomy in a Pediatric Population.  J Pediatric Surgery 2011; 46(1): 200-203.

Nehra D, Goldstein AM, Doody DP, Ryan DP, Masiakos PT.  Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for non-neonatal acute respiratory failure:  the Massachusetts General Hospital experience from 1990 to 2008.  Archives of Surgery. 2009 May;144(5):427-32.

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News & Events

  • Finding Home in a New World

    Claudine Humure arrived at MassGeneral Hospital for Children from Rwanda for bone cancer treatment. More than improved health, she also gained a new family.

  • Family-Centered Grand Rounds Pinpoint Role of Communication in Care

    The third-annual Family-Centered Grand Rounds, "The A Team— Building an Effective Healthcare Team," honed in on the importance of team communication in care.

  • Harrison's Story

    Harrison was just 3 weeks old when he was first admitted to MassGeneral Hospital for Children following an unexpected tracheotomy. His care has spanned 8 pediatric subspecialties and included repair of a hiatal hernia and a re-do of a Nissen Fundoplication—a surgical procedure to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. Harrison's mom tells their story in this wonderful letter.

Contact

Pediatric Surgery
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA, 02114-2696
Phone 1: 617-726-8878
Fax: 617-726-2167

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