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University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital

Stead Family Children's Hospital

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Sarah Titler

Sarah Titler, MD
Medical Director, Stead Family Children's Hospital Operating Rooms


  • Over 8,000 annual pediatric anesthetics performed
  • Specialized programs for congenital cardiac surgery, neonatal surgery, and complex pediatric neurosurgery
  • A separate pediatric procedural sedation and imaging center

Our Facility

  • A new, state-of-the-art children's hospital
  • 8 pediatric operating rooms
  • A pediatric sedation unit with 10 additional sites
  • 2 pediatric cardiac catheterization labs
  • A pediatric robotic surgery operating room
  • A pediatric interventional neuroradiology suite
  • All of these units are internally interconnected

Pediatric Surgical Specialties Served