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What to expect at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City.

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Plastic and reconstructive surgery

Plastic and reconstructive surgery

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City is a leader in treating children with orthopaedic conditions. In addition to our state-of-the-art pediatric orthopaedic care, the Salt Lake City Shriners Hospital also offers pediatric plastic surgical services, including scar and burn scar revision, isolated cleft lip repair, ear reconstruction and other procedures. Utilizing the latest treatments and technology available, we have a highly trained team of medical specialists available for your pediatric plastic surgical needs.

Conditions treated with plastic surgery:

  • Primary nevus excision
  • Cyst removal
  • Scar and burn scar revision
  • Post-traumatic reconstruction
  • Microtia ear reconstruction
  • Prominent ear correction
  • Correction of other ear abnormalities
  • Newborn ear molding (for newborns up to 10 weeks)
  • Other craniofacial procedures
  • Skin disorders
  • Cleft lip repair
  • Cleft rhinoplasty
  • Secondary cleft surgeries
  • Congenital hand deformity correction

Collaborative approach to plastic and reconstructive surgery

The multidisciplinary team at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City is expertly trained to provide care that results in the best outcomes and overall experience for patients and their families. The collaboration between the staff and families enables the team to devise a treatment plan that will provide optimal healing for the patient.

The medical team

Dana Johns, M.D., Plastic Surgeon
Shaun Mendenhall, M.D., Plastic Surgeon

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