Mercy Children's Hospital
Mercy Pediatric Surgery Associates of Toledo
We provide high-quality surgical care for premature infants, newborns, children and adolescents (through age 17) in a comfortable environment, with a focus on the needs of the child as well as the parent. Our board certified Pediatric Surgeons are experienced in diagnosis and treatment of all areas of pediatric surgery and are able to provide expert and multidisciplinary care for your child. The Pediatric Surgeons are members of the faculty at University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital and due to a unique collaboration with Mercy Children’s Hospital, are able to provide pediatric surgical care to Toledo and the surrounding area. Our office is staffed by nurses and a physician assistant who are trained and knowledgeable in pediatric surgical care and will readily answer your questions. They can also provide you with information and resources to assist you in understanding your child’s medical and surgical needs.
- Pediatric Surgery
- Advanced Laparoscopic, including Single Port Laparoscopic Surgery and Thoracoscopic Techniques, Endoscopy, Bronchoscopy, Laryngoscopy
- Surgical repair of Chest Wall Deformities
- Treatment of Congenital Malformations: Abdominal Wall Defects, Anorectal Malformations, Hirschsprung’s Disease
- Diagnosis and treatment of all areas of Pediatric Surgery including, but not limited to: disorders of the thyroid, chest, lung, abdomen, intestine, skin, soft tissue & blood vessels, and tumors
The "Pediatric Preoperative Education/Parent Present for Induction" consultation and tour is designed for children ages 4 -12 to help them get ready for the surgery experience. A Child Life Specialist will meet with patients and parents for an interactive, educational consultation to help ease fears and answer questions about the surgical experience. Parents who have received the physician's consent to participate in the induction phase will be prepared for their role. Please call the Child Life Department at 419-251-4662 for more information or to schedule an appointment.Scheduling Information:
Pediatric Surgery Clinic is held weekly on Tuesdays. Patients are seen by appointment, and may also be seen urgently or as needed based on their medical needs.
Steve Bruch, M.D
Marcus Jarboe, M.D.
James Geiger, M.D.
Shaun Kunisaki, M.D.
Peter Ehrlich, M.D.
Erika A. Newman, M.D.
Ronald B. Hirschl, M.D.
George Mychaliska, M.D.
Daniel Teitlebaum, M.D.
Tammy Stoll, PA-C
Donna Rossler, RN, BSN
Marilyn Kenczewicz, RN
Brenda Duquette, Practice Coordinator
2222 Cherry St., #1800
Toledo, OH 43608
(419) 251-4300, Toll free: 888-KID-SURG
Fax Number: (419) 251-5026
Hours of Operation:
Office hours are Monday – Friday, 9:00 to 5:00
Our telephone is always answered.If you have an urgent surgical problem after regular office hours, our answering service will contact the surgeon on call. The surgeon will then call you directly.
Provider for Bureau for Children with Medical Handicaps (BCMH) and Crippled Children/Children’s Special Health Services of Michigan
Providers for many insurances plans, please verify coverage with your plan
Satellite Clinic Locations:
Affiliated with University of Michigan
C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital
1500 E. Medical Center Dr, F 3970
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Information for Your Child's Surgical Condition:
Wound Care Instructions
Abdominal Wall Defects
Central Venous Catheter
Inguinal Hernia & Hydrocele
Pectus Excavatum Exercises
Web Links for Parents:
University of Michigan Pediatric Surgery
The American Pediatric Surgical Association
American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association