Day Surgery

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Boston Children's Hospital provides special surgical care in a family-centered environment. Our caring, compassionate and kid-friendly surgical team includes expert pediatric surgeons, anesthesiologists and nurses, all extensively trained and experienced in pediatric surgical care.

If your child is scheduled for day surgery, he/she will not need to stay in the hospital overnight and will be able to go home the same day.

To learn more about preparing for Day Surgery, go to Your Visit

If you have any other questions about Day Surgery, go to Frequently Asked Questions.


Boston Children's is ranked the #1 children's hospital by U.S.News & World Report 2014-2015Boston Children's Hospital also ranked #1 in 8 out of 10 specialties by U.S. News & World Report.