About the Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery Center
The Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery Center at The Mount Sinai Hospital consists of an unparalleled team of surgeons and staff, who have extensive expertise in all areas of plastic and reconstructive surgery. Our highly-skilled surgeons provide the full spectrum of specialized procedures, placing a focus on the reconstructive elements of the head and neck. The Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery Center's multidisciplinary approach provides highly technical and patient-centered care by our surgeons, who can correct abnormalities caused by illness, accidents, and deformities present from birth. Each of our plastic and reconstructive surgeons is certified by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Abnormalities of the head and neck require extra attention to care, since these conditions greatly impact an individuals' functionality on a daily basis. Some of the treatments performed by our specialists include: cleft lip and palate surgery, craniofacial surgery (skull and facial bones), and orthognathic surgery (facial deformities of the upper and lower jaw). The goal of the Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery Center is provide the latest and safest treatment innovations, which will restore your quality of life. Our dedicated team of surgeons and healthcare professionals are here to comfort your need and ensure that you receive an excellent patient experience.
Our patients receive full comprehensive care throughout their diagnosis, treatment, and recovery from our exquisite team of physicians and clinicians with expertise in treating complex craniofacial malformations. This team approach helps children and adults with cleft and craniofacial anomalies reach their full potential. Even in severe cases, our goal is to minimize the physical and psychological consequences of such anomalies, giving our patients access to a fuller, more satisfying life.
Our physicians will work directly with patients and their families to develop the best personalized treatment plan based upon their individual needs. We take your concerns seriously and have the expertise to diagnose and treat all aspects of cleft and craniofacial care.