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Pediatric plastic surgery

Pediatric plastic surgery

The pediatric plastic surgery service provides reconstructive procedures for children and young adults with congenital, developmental and acquired deformities.

Plastic surgery procedures include:

  • General pediatric reconstructive plastic surgery
  • Cleft surgeries
  • Craniofacial surgery
  • Maxillofacial surgery
  • Orthognathic surgery

Watch a video about our 3D imaging used in plastic surgery.

Plastic surgery conditions treated include:

  • Atypical facial clefts
  • Cleft lip and palate
  • Craniofacial microsomia
  • Facial clefts
  • Hemifacial microsomia
  • Macrostomia

Syndromic congenital facial conditions treated include:

  • 22q11 deletion syndrome
  • Goldenhar syndrome
  • Nager syndrome
  • Parry-Romberg syndrome
  • Pierre Robin sequence/syndrome
  • Stickler syndrome
  • Treacher Collins syndrome
  • Other related syndromes

Maxillofacial skeletal deformities treated include:

  • Acquired traumatic deformities
  • Cherubism
  • Condylar hyperplasia
  • Dentofacial skeletal conditions (jaw deformities)
  • Fibrous dysplasia

Craniofacial conditions treated include:

(Team assessment and limited procedures)
  • Atypical head shape
  • Ear deformities
  • Microtia and other congenital ear deformities
  • Prominent ears
  • Traumatic ear deformities

Integumentary conditions treated include:

  • Hemangiomas/vascular malformations
  • Nevi
  • Pigmented lesions
  • Vascular lesions

Other plastic surgery conditions treated include:

  • Breast (macromastia, gynecomastia, Poland syndrome)
  • Congenital and acquired blepharoptosis
  • Nerve (facial nerve paralysis, Mobius syndrome)

The medical team

David Morris, M.D., Chief of Plastic Surgery
Julia F. Corcoran, M.D., Plastic Surgery
Pravin Patel, M.D., Plastic Surgery
Mitchell Grasseschi, M.D., Plastic Surgery
Lee Alkureishi, M.D., Plastic Surgery
Clark Schierle, M.D., Ph.D., Plastic Surgery
Chad Purnell, M.D., Plastic Surgery
Robert L. Walton, M.D., Plastic Surgery
Patty Engebretson, MSN, APN, CPNP
Marisa Foss, MSN, APN, CPNP