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conditions we treat

Among the conditions that can be treated with craniofacial surgery are:

  • Cleft lip and palate
    • 22q11.2-related conditions
    • Pierre Robin sequence
    • Stickler syndrome
    • Van der Woude syndrome
  • Craniofacial malformations requiring distraction surgery or reconstruction (surgery to lengthen and shape bones in the face and skull)
    • Apert syndrome
    • Auruculocondyler syndrome
    • Beckwith-Weidemann syndrome
    • Blepharophimosis ptosis epicanthus inversus
    • Brachio-oto-renal syndrome
    • CHARGE syndrome
    • Cleidocranial dysplasia
    • Craniosynostosis
    • Crouzon syndrome
    • Fibrous dysplasia
    • Goldenhar syndrome
    • Kabuki syndrome
    • Mandibulofacial dysostosis with microcephaly (MFDM)
    • Miller syndrome
    • Moebius sequence
    • Muenke syndrome
    • Nager syndrome
    • Parry Romberg atrophy
    • Pierre Robin syndrome
    • Positional plagiocephaly
    • Pfeiffer syndrome
    • Saethre-Chotzen syndrome
    • Townes-Brocks syndrome
    • Treacher Collins syndrome
  • Ear malformations requiring total reconstruction
  • Otology
  • Facial lacerations and fractures
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Hemangioma and vascular malformations
  • Port wine stains 
  • Nasal malformations requiring rhinoplasty or septoplasty
  • Cysts, tumors, moles and other growths within soft tissue

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craniofacial surgery

Our skilled surgeons perform midface and jaw surgery on children with common and complex conditions. 

  • craniofacial surgery
  • cleft lip and palate surgery
  • craniosynostosis surgery 
  • revision or follow-up surgery

the craniofacial center patient coordinator

Our care coordinator is here to make your experience exceptional. From a first time visit, to post surgery questions or a second opinion, we can assist your family with any health care need. Contact our craniofacial center patient coordinator  by email or call 937- 641-4755.

support groups

The Dayton Children’s Craniofacial Support Group helps our craniofacial patient families bond and network by sharing information, photos, ideas, concerns and knowledge about their experiences with each other. This private support group also provides the opportunity to talk about Dayton Children’s amenities, the Ronald McDonald House or surrounding places when visiting. Families affected by any craniofacial occurrence (Treacher Collins, Goldenhar, Craniosynostosis, Cleft lip/palate, etc.) are encouraged to join and participate in this safe place!

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