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Surgical Volumes

Surgeries performed from 7/1/17 to 6/30/19:

OPERATIVE PROCEDURESUTMBDriscollShriners
Skin/Soft Tissue/Musculoskeletal
Burn debridement or grafting#672771
Complex wound closure11221
Breast163#
Pilonidal cyst excision840#
Major excision soft tissue tumor14##
Major soft tissue repair for trauma###
Other (skin/soft tissue/musculoskeletal)1545#
Head and Neck
Cleft lip/palate repair#1220
Thyroidectomy (any)59#
Parathyroidectomy (any)22#
Branchial cleft cyst/sinus86#
Thyroglossal duct cyst/sinus717#
Cystic hygroma/lymphangioma42#
Dermoid/other cyst#24#
Major tumor (head and neck)#18#
Other (head and neck)#495#
Thoracic
Tracheostomy236#
Laryngeal or tracheal resection and/or reconstruction###
Repair chest wall deformity15#
Resection chest wall tumor1##
Excision mediastinal cyst###
Excision mediastinal tumor###
Pulmonary resection: open712#
Pulmonary resection: scope74#
Thoracotomy for trauma###
Lung biopsy: open#5#
Lung biopsy: scope###
Decortication/pleurectomy/blebectomy: open#8#
Decortication/pleurectomy/blebectomy: scope136#
Esophageal resection or replacement###
Esophagomyotomy2##

OPERATIVE PROCEDURESUTMBDriscollShriners
Repair esophageal atresia/tracheoesophageal fistula512#
Thoracoscopy: other###
Thoracotomy: other#25#
Other (thoracic)###
Diaphragm
Repair diaphragmatic hernia413#
Plication of diaphragm18#
Transthoracic and/or retroperitoneal exposure for scoliosis1##
Other (diaphragm)###
Cardiovascular
Patent ductus arteriosus878#
Coarctation#21#
Vascular ring#4#
Any open heart procedure#200#
Any closed heart procedure###
Aortopexy###
Renal artery reconstruction###
Peripheral artery reconstruction###
Construction or take down AV fistula/shunt#5#
Surgical placement/removal central access line (any external or port)73337#
Dialysis access insertion/removal#95#
Cannulate/ECMO839#
Major vessel reconstruction#3#
Vascular trauma###
Vascular: post-operative exploration#25#
Other (Cardiovascular)###
Abdominal
Antireflux procedure: open243#
Antireflux procedure: scope2110#
Pyloroplasty/gastric resection with or without vagotomy91#
Pyloroplasty/gastric resect with or without vagotomy: laparoscopic###
Any gastrostomy/jejunostomy: open3446#
Any gastrostomy/jejunostomy: scope#156#
Pyloromyotomy: open#35#
Pyloromyotomy: scope2020#
Operation for malrotation1420#
Duodenal atresia28#
Repair intestinal atresia, stenosis or web91#
Intestinal resection: open16##
Intestinal resection: scope###
Intestinal resection/repair or ostomy for IBD1##
Intestinal resect/repair or ostomy for IBD: laparoscopic###
Intestinal resection/repair or ostomy for trauma###

OPERATIVE PROCEDURESUTMBDriscollShriners
Intestinal resect/repair or ostomy for trauma: laparoscopic###
Bowel resection: open227#
Bowel resection: scope#1#
Laparotomy or resection for intussusception-malrotation- volvulus1015#
Ostomy for anorectal malformation: open48#
Ostomy for anorectal malformation: laparoscopic#4#
Ostomy for Hirschsprung's: open#11#
Ostomy for Hirschsprung's: laparoscopic#5#
Ostomy for other: open#8#
Ostomy for other: laparoscopic###
Closure/revision any ostomy/fistula: open1180#
Closure/revision any ostomy/fistula: scope###
Appendectomy: open#79#
Appendectomy: scope155537#
Perineal procedure for imperforate anus1010#
Pull through for Hirschsprung's: open25#
Pull through for Hirschsprung's: scope35#
Pull through for IBD or polyposis: open1##
Pull through for IBD or polyposis: scope###
Exploratory lap with or without biopsy: open6109#
Exploratory lap with or without biopsy: laparoscopic###
Excision of omental/mesenteric cyst###
Omphalocele (any surgical repair)15#
Gastroschisis (any surgical repair)2013#
Resection urachal remnant125#
Resection omphalomesenteric duct/cyst#4#
Excision neuroblastoma/adrenal/other retroperitoneal tumor#5#
Excision sacrococcygeal teratoma21#
Diagnostic laparoscopy51124#
Adrenal: open###
Adrenal: scope###
Other (abdominal)122##
Hernia Repair
Pediatric repair inguinal hernia > 6 months65207#
Infant repair inguinal hernia < 6 months7450#
Repair umbilical hernia8937#
Repair ventral hernia4##
Repair femoral hernia2##
Hernia repair: scope69##
Other (hernia repair)2112#
Liver/Biliary
Major hepatic resection/repair: tumor#5#
Major hepatic resection/repair: trauma###

OPERATIVE PROCEDURESUTMBDriscollShriners
Major hepatic resection/repair: other1##
Lysis of adhesions#12#
Liver: biliary atresia#4#
Liver biopsy: open510#
Liver harvest###
Liver transplant###
Cholecystectomy with or without common bile duct exploration: open#3#
Cholecystectomy with or without common bile duct exploration: scope1481#
Portoenterostomy#4#
Excision choledochal cyst#1#
Portosystemic shunts or other operations for portal hypertension2##
Pancreatic resection for: trauma###
Pancreatic resection for: hyperinsulinism###
Pancreatic resection for: tumor11#
Pancreas: other###
Operations for pseudocyst#2#
Splenorrhaphy###
Splenectomy: open1##
Splenectomy: scope#1#
Other (liver)24#
Genitourinary
Nephrectomy (total or partial): tumor#9#
Nephrectomy (total or partial): trauma###
Nephrectomy (total or partial/nephrorrhaphy) other109#
Nephrectomy (total or partial): other43#
Renal transplant#15#
Renal: scope###
Renal biopsy (open)###
Cystectomy (total or partial)###
Operation for nephro-uretero lithiasis#6#
Enteric conduit (any)#6#
Bladder augmentation or repair (any)112#
Pyeloplasty/UPJ reconstruction1130#
Ureteral reconstruction/reimplantation1324#
Reconstruct cloacal exstrophy#2#
Circumcision (OR only)3683653
Orchidopexy: open84258#
Orchidopexy: scope2553#
Orchiectomy1954#
Operation for torsion testis or appendages112#
Operation for varicocele: open1##
Operation for varicocele: scope#24#

OPERATIVE PROCEDURESUTMBDriscollShriners
Procedures for intersex (vaginal reconstruction, clitoroplasty, etc.)#5#
Vaginal procedures: open21##
Oophorectomy (total or partial)542#
Hysterectomy/salpingectomy: open###
Hysterectomy/salpingectomy: scope###
Repair complex laceration vagina/perineum###
Other (genitourinary)199319#
Endoscopic Procedures
Diagnostic thoracoscopy###
Cystoscopy/colposcopy31##
Laryngoscopy/bronchoscopy8279#
Esophagoscopy838#
Esophagoscopy: gastroscopy###
Removal foreign body esophagus or trachea1592#
Esophageal dilatation1447#
Colonoscopy14#
Sigmoidoscopy2##
Other endoscopy###
Trauma##2771
Non-operative trauma227310502
Total Operative Experience1739 5284 2795

 UTMB DriscollShriners
Non-operative Trauma of Major or
Multi System trauma
10335480
NICU Critical Care600300NA
PICU Critical Care30500480
Abdominal/GI127145NA
Thoracic35157NA
Endoscopy48181NA
Oncology2361NA
GU/ARM/H&N224535NA