Speakers Bureau

In keeping with Cedars-Sinai's mission to expand the horizons of medical knowledge, we have established the Pediatric Surgical Services Speakers Bureau, comprising expert clinicians in the areas of cardiothoracic surgery, neurosurgery, plastic surgery, urology, pediatric surgery, spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, ophthalmology, transplantation and otolaryngology/ENT. Our physicians are highly trained and board certified in their pediatric specialties and subspecialties and have extensive experience treating children of all ages. To schedule a speaker, please call (310) 423-5255.

Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery for Infants and Children
  • The Ross Procedure for Infants and Children
  • Surgical Management of Single Ventricles - From Norwood to Fontan and Beyond
  • Cardiac Surgical Strategy in Patients with Marfan's Syndrome
  • Neonatal Complete Repair of Congenital Heart Defects


  • Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome and Occult Spinal Cord Malformations
  • Pediatric Brain Tumors
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Surgery for Children with Medically Intractable Epilepsy
  • Technological Advances in Treatment of Pediatric Brain Tumors
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Surgical Treatment of Medulloblastoma
  • Intrauterine Repair of Myelomeningocele Defect
  • Craniosynostosis

Plastic Surgery

  • Surgical Management of Congenital Facial Anomalies
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Vascular Surgery in the Neonate
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery for Congenital Anomalies and Trauma


  • Circumcision
  • Circumcision Pain Management
  • Antenatal Hydronephrosis
  • Fetal Therapy in Obstructive Uropathy
  • Bedwetting
  • The Wet Child
  • Laparoscopy in Pediatric Urology
  • What's New in Reflux Management
  • Everything You Wanted to Know about the Pediatric Penis but Were Afraid to Ask

Pediatric Surgery

  • Evaluation of Pediatric Surgical Abdomen
  • Hernias
  • Lumps and Bumps
  • Minimally Invasive Correction of Pectus Excavatum
  • Neonatal Surgical Problems
  • Pediatric Minimally Invasive Surgery: Current Status
  • Surgery for Morbid Obesity
  • Surgical Management of Esophageal Atresia
  • Surgical Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux

Spine Surgery

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis - Evaluation and Management
  • Congenital Scoliosis
  • Neuromuscular Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis

Orthopedic Surgery

  • Management of the Clubbed Foot
  • Skeletal Dysplasias
  • Limb Deficiencies
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Arthrogryposis
  • Orthopedic Aspects of Cerebral Palsy
  • Blount's Disease and Bowed Legs


  • Ocular Examination and Vision Screening
  • Strabismus and Amblyopia
  • Pediatric Pink Eye
  • Pediatric Eye Trauma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity
  • Congenital Ocular Anomalies
  • Dyslexia and the Ophthalmologist
  • Corneal Transplantation in Children


  • Pediatric Liver Transplantation
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery


  • Chronic and Recurring Otitis
  • Common Problems in Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Surgical Management of Tracheal Anomalies
  • Craniofacial Anomalies in Patients with Skeletal Dysplasias