Nationwide Children’s Hospital, located in Columbus, Ohio, is America’s largest pediatric hospital and dedicated to providing best outcomes for children everywhere. One way Nationwide Children’s works to accomplish this is by creating truly collaborative, multidisciplinary programs. The Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery leads many of these programs.

  • For patients with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, the 22q Center provides comprehensive, individualized diagnostic and management services.
  • From jaw abnormalities to facial trauma, plagiocephaly to craniosynostosis, and Pierre Robin sequence to craniofacial syndromes, our ACPA-approved Center for Complex Craniofacial Disorders offers a comprehensive and compassionate approach to care, provided by experts who understand how children grow and heal.
  • Recognized as an ACPA Approved team, the nationally renowned Cleft Lip and Palate Center provides comprehensive interdisciplinary care to children with cleft lip and/or palate
  • The Velopharyngeal Dysfunction (VPD) Programprovides coordinated interdisciplinary diagnostic and treatment services for patients with VPD. Nationwide Children’s is home to the International Velopharyngeal Dysfunction Symposium, scheduled for 2022.

Nationwide Children’s Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery also provides fellowship training opportunities in pediatric plastic and craniofacial surgery and craniofacial speech pathology.