Medical Monday: pediatric surgeries

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - When a child has to undergo surgery, it is a scary time for parents.

Dr. Beth Walford is a pediatric surgeon and she stopped by NewsChannel 7 Today to share information to ease parents' minds.

Dr. Walford says parents should be strong for their kids and trust the medical professionals. She also says it helps to explain things to children in a way that they'll understand.

Click on the video attached to this article to find out more.