The Craniofacial Center at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital provides comprehensive care and rehabilitative services to children and adults with craniofacial deformities. Established by the Departments of Surgery, Neurosurgery, Pediatrics and Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, the Craniofacial Center’s goal is to provide patients and families the education, support and treatment they need to live happy and productive lives.
The Craniofacial Center provides an interdisciplinary team approach to care for each patient. A dedicated team of specialists tailors its treatment to the patient’s unique and often changing medical, dental, developmental and psychological needs.
Treatments and Services
- A team approach to reconstruction of cleft lip and palate and other craniofacial deformities
- Evaluation of surgical techniques and adjunctive procedures
- New surgical techniques in pediatric craniofacial, maxillofacial as well as cleft lip and palate surgery
- New surgical techniques in changing facial contour