Nicklaus Children's Hospital, formerly Miami Children's Hospital's Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery provides treatment of trauma and specialized surgery such as:
Besides routine types of pediatric plastic surgery, including the treatment of trauma, members of the Plastic Surgery Division have particular expertise in microsurgery, hand surgery, and repair of brachial plexus lesions.
When a child is has a deformity, either from birth or as a result of an accident or other medical condition, parents worry about the quality of life their child will have. Concerns about their future are to be expected, as is the desire for comprehensive treatment to remedy the condition.
Reconstructive plastic surgery offers a chance to correct anomalies and allow the child to have a normal life.
The plastic surgeons have extensive experience with children who have anomalies. They have special training in pediatrics and are all Board certified.