Craniofacial

Model of skull of child with craniosynostosis
Model of skull of child with craniosynostosis

Overview

Our large multidisciplinary service can treat every aspect of severe congenital and acquired conditions that affect a child’s skull and face. 

The Craniofacial Unit is a large multidisciplinary team consisting of plastic surgeons, neurosurgeons, neurologists, dentists, ENT consultants, ophthalmologists, audiologists, genetics teams, speech and language therapists, psychologists, as well as two clinical nurse specialists supporting the children and their families.  

We treat children with congenital and acquired craniofacial conditions. About 10 per cent of the surgery is complex midfacial surgery including fronto-facial distraction.  

 

Conditions we treat

  • Single suture synostosis 
  • Aperts syndrome 
  • Crouzons syndrome 
  • Saethre-Chotzen 
  • Pfeiffers syndrome 
  • Hemifacial microsomias 
  • Midfacial clefts 
  • Facial morphea 
  • Post-radiotherapy facial deformity 
  • Treacher-Collins syndrome 
  • Goldenhar syndrome/hemifacial microsomia 
  • Craniofronto-nasal dysplasia 

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