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Is There Treatment for Scaphocephaly in a Four Year Old?

I asked our pediatrician many times about the shape of my sons head when he was an infant. The pediatrician would feel around his head and assure me... READ MORE

What is Normal 3 Months After Orbital Repair Surgery?

My 9 yo had his right orbital floor repaired w/ an implant. His inferior rectus was released (was hemorragic). It is 3 mos after the surgery, he can... READ MORE

What and when Do I Need to Think About or Start Have Surgeries for my Daughter Who Was Attacked by a Dog?

My daughter was attacked by a dog about 10 months ago. It basically ripped her nose off and she is missing the top part of her ear. She already had... READ MORE

Moderate Plagiocephaly/Brachycephaly in my 3.5 Year Old. Can Anything Be Done Now? Is There Some Orthotic Device?

I was told by my Pediatrician that it would improve over time. I was told by the physical therapist (for his torticollis) and Pediatrician it would... READ MORE

Would It Be Possible to Get Plastic Surgery to Look Like a Child?

Even if it would cost millions, I am curious if you could get enough surgeries and body modification to look like you are a child? Could you make... READ MORE

Should a Child Have Immunizations While Having Tissue Expanders in Her Head?

Can a child have vacccinatons while having tissue expanders in the head? READ MORE

What do u think of medphor. Have syndrome child- 10 who had mid face advancement and forehead recon. Cement, bone dust failed.

Dr. wants to do another recon using medphor for temple area and titanium mesh for large gaps. Unsure of medphor in case future surgeries r needed,... READ MORE

Feedback on lip surgery results

My son was born with cleft lip+palate. He had lip surgery 3 months ago. I would like to know how good/bad you consider the overall result, as an... READ MORE

Would I be a good candidate for plastic surgery? (photo)

As a child, I suffered a traumatic head injury on the right side/ temporal region on my skull. My face is quite uneven and has been getting worse as... READ MORE

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