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Teen’s Hospital Experience Ended with Souvenir Smiles and Smiley Faces

In February 2011, 13-year-old Sarah Casto woke her parents up early in the morning, complaining that her stomach hurt very badly. Sarah’s parents called her pediatrician, Richard Bloom, M.D., who told them that Sarah might have appendicitis. He immediately sent … Continue reading

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Pediatric Surgery Division Helps Make Miracles Happen

Miracles happen every day at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center.  Our Pediatric Surgery Division  performs more than 21,300 surgeries and procedures annually, ranging from minimally invasive surgery to repairing serious congenital malformations for children like Owen Harford. Owen, … Continue reading

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