Correction of Pectus Excavatum: Nuss Procedure with Vacuum Bell

Robert Obermeyer, MD, and Duane Duke, MD, present a case of a 14-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 ...

Duane Duke, MD

Duane Duke, MD

Pediatric Surgery

Prior to his arrival at CHKD in 2018, Dr. Duke served as a pediatric surgeon in the U.S. Army Medical Corps. His main duty station was Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. He is a combat veteran, having been ...