Overall surgical volume

Why we measure it - Research shows that physicians and hospitals that treat a large number of patients tend to provide better care and have improved outcomes for treatments and procedures.

ENTSurgical Volume

What this means - More patients and families are choosing our care and more procedures are being performed at our facility.

About the data - This graph reflects the number of visits captured in our registration system in years 2008-2011.

Related dimensions of care:

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How we provide the best care

  • We perform many outpatient procedures at our Surgicenter location near the Milwaukee hospital, approximately 10 minutes from Children's Hospital. Here, patients may be scheduled sooner and enjoy the convenience of a smaller facility, while being cared for by the same pediatric ENT surgeons and pediatric anesthesiologists they would see at the hospital.
  • We added inpatient beds with the hospital expansion. We also increased the number of recovery, consultation and waiting rooms at our Surgicenter location.
  • All of our pediatric otolaryngologists are fellowship-trained.
  • We have pediatric-trained anesthesiologists and an excellent Pediatric Intensive Care Unit staff.
  • We have two nurses dedicated to the care of tracheostomy patients, from the initial evaluation and surgery through long-term follow-up. A discharge coordinator also helps arrange for nursing care in the home.
  • Our advanced practice nurses coordinate care for your child while they're in the hospital and help transition patients to outpatient care.
  • We have made quality improvement changes to our surgery area which gives our providers more time to spend with their patients.

Nurse line

We provide a nurse call line so parents can reach a nurse or doctor quickly with any questions or concerns. Parents can call (414) 266-7514 during clinic hours (9 am - 5 pm weekdays) and a nurse will call back within two hours. After hours or on weekends and holidays, parents can call (414) 805-3666 and ask for the ENT doctor on call.