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Stephen P. Dunn

Nemours Children's Health System

Stephen P. Dunn

Chair, Dept of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation, Department of Surgery


◽ Pediatrics - Surgery

Biliary Atresia; Choledochal Cyst; Congenital Anomalies; General (Pediatric) Surgery; Hernias/Hydroceles; Intestinal Failure; Liver Tumors; Lymphatic Disease; Mesoportal Shunt; Portal Hypertension; Short Bowel Syndrome; Solid Organ Transplant; Transplant Programs; Vascular Malformations



Dr. Stephen P. Dunn is chair of the Department of Surgery and chief of the Division of Solid Organ Transplantation. He's also a professor of surgery and pediatrics at Thomas Jefferson University, an international presenter, and an author of more than 100 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters and abstracts.

Education & Fellowships

    ◽ Fellowship: Pediatric Surgery - St. Christophers Hospital for Children, 1987
    ◽ Internship: Surgical - Indiana University School of Medicine, 1979
    ◽ Medical/Dental School: MD - Indiana University School of Medicine, 1978
    ◽ Residency: Surgery - Indiana University School of Medicine, 1985

Awards & Honors

    ◽ Philadelphia Magazine's Top Doctors 2014, 2015, 2016
    ◽ SJ Magazine's Top Docs for Kids 2015
    ◽ Best Doctors in America 2013, 2014
    ◽ Distinguished Service Medical, Committee of Santa Cruz 2012
    ◽ Maestro de la Juventud, Premio Joven Bolivia (Youth Peace Prize) 2011
    ◽ Honorary Membership, Society of Bolivian Surgeons 2010
    ◽ Surgeon of the Year, National Kidney Foundation of Philadelphia, Pa. 2003
    ◽ Silver Anniversary Award, Society of Bolivian Pediatric Surgeons 2000
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