Correction of Pectus Excavatum: Intraoperative Sternal Elevation with Vacuum Bell

Robert Obermeyer, MD, and Michael Goretsky, MD, present a case of a 16-year-old male with pectus excavatum.

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Robert Obermeyer, MD

Robert Obermeyer, MD

Pediatric Surgery, Nuss Center for Chest Wall Reconstruction, Trauma Care

Dr. Obermeyer has worked at CHKD for over 12 years and has a special interest in neonatal surgery and chest wall deformities including pectus excavatum and pectus carinatum. He collaborated with surgeons from Switzerland and was instrumental ...

Michael Goretsky, MD

Michael Goretsky, MD

Pediatric Surgery

Dr. Goretsky specializes in pediatric general and thoracic surgery. He received his medical degree from State University of New York at Stony Brook and completed a general surgery residency at University of Cincinnati and a pediatric surgery ...