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Pediatric Plastic Surgery


Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate

Houston, Texas cleft lip and palate surgery

A cleft lip, cleft palate, or both, can be devastating news to a new parent.  Fortunately, clefts of the lip and palate are conditions that can be treated with early surgery in order to minimize any long-term functional or cosmetic defect. Cleft lip and palate are estimated to occur in approximately 1:1000 births in the United States, but this can vary depending

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Craniosynostosis

Houston, Texas craniosynostosis surgery

Craniosynostosis is a medical condition in newborns wherein the sutures of two or more of the seven bones in the skull fuse prematurely. Apparent signs of this congenital deformity are the abnormal shape of the skull and/or forehead with possible asymmetry of the eyes, ears, or both. Your child’s pediatrician can help distinguish between craniosynostosis and plagiocephaly, a head shape deformity that

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Ear Reconstruction

Houston, Texas Ear Deformity Correction

When a person is born with deformities of their ear or is seriously injured in an accident, the phychological stress for them and their families can be overwhelming.  At Houston Plastic & Craniofacial Surgery, Dr. Hall performs ear reconstruction surgery to help those with ear deformities return to their normal life with confidence. Generally, it is better to treat children born with

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EarWell™ Infant Ear Molding

Houston, Texas EarWell infant ear molding procedure

Ear deformities are surprisingly common among newborn babies.  A recent study from Baylor University showed that nearly 30% of all infants are born with a malformed ear.  Deformities can range from very minor to severe deformations of the normal structure of the ear. Some of these ear problems will correct themselves on their own, but almost 66% will not.  It is impossible

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