Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery
Pushing boundaries on behalf of your child, the Fogelson Plastic Surgery & Craniofacial Center uses the most advanced imaging technology available to treat craniofacial and other injuries and congenital conditions. The Center’s combined team of experts is dedicated to changing the lives of infants, children and adolescents. Dedicated to changing the lives of infants, children and adolescents, The Fogelson Plastic Surgery & Craniofacial Center team at The Children's Medical Center Dallas uses the best and most advanced imaging technology to treat craniofacial, congenital and other condition.
What We Treat
Children deserve to have the same opportunities and your child is no different, the Center can help by diagnosing and treating your child with conditions that include:
Learn more about Programs & Treatments and the conditions we treat.
- Congenital hand deformities
- Facial deformities
- Burn, wound and scar management
- Cerebral palsy
- Cleft lip, cleft palate
- Trauma-related injuries
- Leg deformities
- Facial paralysis
- Vascular anomalies
What To Expect
We understand that nothing matters more to you than knowing what your child faces during their diagnosis and treatment at the Center and we hope to ease those worries with knowing what to expect.
In most cases, the Center will require you to meet different specialists to get the best care possible. These types of visits are combined in a single two-hour morning appointment to help cut down your time away from work and your child's time out of school or other activities.
The kind of specialists you might meet during your child’s visit include: dentists, orthodontists, oral surgeons, otolaryngologists, speech pathologists, dermatologists, physical therapists, occupational therapists and psychologists.
After your child’s appointment, the team of specialist will all meet together and each one will recommend a care report to the primary physician. Because you and your family are a critical part of the decision-making process, we make sure you have a complete understanding of the team’s recommendation and your child’s options.
Programs & Treatments
In a single visit to the Center, your child could be treated or diagnosed by several members of our world-renown team. Programs and treatments available by the Center include:
Cleft & Craniofacial Programs and Treatments
The cleft and craniofacial programs provides diagnosis and treatment for infants, children and adolescents with cleft lip, cleft palate, craniofacial conditions and pre-natal visits.
Hand & Peripheral Nerve Programs and Treatments
The hand & peripheral nerve programs provides diagnosis and treatment for infants, children and adolescents with hand conditions from the wrist down and peripheral nerve damage.
Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Reconstructive Plastic Surgery provides diagnosis and treatment for infants, children and adolescents with congenital conditions and traumatic injuries that need reconstruction.