University of Nebraska Medical Center

Pediatric Surgery

The Division of Pediatric Surgery at UNMC is a beacon of comprehensive care for children from infancy through adolescence, serving not just Nebraska but also the wider region.

Our team is deeply integrated into UNMC's academic mission, focusing on the education and mentorship of medical students, residents and fellows across our extensive network of clinical settings.

Our expert faculty are actively involved in key areas of investigation, which include pediatric surgical innovations and minimally invasive techniques for children. Committed to excellence in surgical care, our division emphasizes the use of state-of-the-art laparoscopic and robotic technologies, alongside traditional surgical methods, to tailor treatment plans to the specific needs of our young patients. This approach ensures the delivery of the highest standard of care, combining cutting-edge technology with compassion and expertise.

Abdalla Zarroug, MD, Division Chief

Dr. Zarroug is committed to maintaining and elevating the level of exceptional, patient-centered surgical care throughout Nebraska. His clinical expertise centers on minimally invasive and robotic surgery, where he has been at the forefront of introducing transformative innovations and techniques, including numerous pioneering procedures.

Dr. Abdalla Zarroug
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The UNMC Department Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery appreciates your continued support in providing the highest caliber of training, research, education and surgical care. Your donation, through the University of Nebraska Foundation, is a meaningful way to impact training for years to come.