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Specializes in Pediatric Surgery • Male

500 University Dr # 400
Hershey, PA 17033
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Dr. Safford's Experience

Dr. Safford's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
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  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Circumcision
  • Colectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Fetal Surgery
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Frenectomy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pediatric Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
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  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Tumor Surgery
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  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Brain Injury
  • Chest Wall Deformity
  • Choledochal Cyst
  • Cystic Hygroma
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroschisis
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Hirschsprung's Disease
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Imperforate Anus
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Jejunal Atresia
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Pediatric Tumor
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Still's Disease
  • Umbilical Hernia
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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Internship Hospital

Penn State Hershey Med Center
Complete in 1998

Residency Hospital

Duke University Med Center
Complete in 2005

Fellowship Hospital

Childrens Hospital Of Philadelphia
Complete in 2008

Undergraduate Schools

Penn State University
Graduated in 1992

Other Education

Pennsylvania State University
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Safford & Staff

  • English

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