Pediatric reconstructive surgery is a type of specialized surgery used to fix a condition or injury in children caused by a birth defect, developmental abnormalities, injury, illness, tumor, or accident. The surgeons at the Plastic Surgery Group have extensive training and experience both in Canada and internationally with reconstructive plastic surgery for children and the surgeons are qualified to perform a complete range of treatments. Depending on your child’s condition, your plastic surgeon may work together with other health professionals as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
The most common pediatric conditions requiring reconstructive surgery include:
Your surgeon will discuss with you in detail the best options for your child and what is involved in the surgical procedure and recovery. This includes arranging for any further referrals, consultations, investigations, and/or treatments as necessary.