Craniofacial Disorders We Treat

Craniofacial disorders, which are also called craniofacial anomalies, include problems with bones, muscle and tissue in the head. These problems may alter your child's appearance. Some anomalies affect a child's ability to breathe, eat or hear.

Pediatric neurosurgeons at Cedars-Sinai repair these problems to improve your child's quality of life. We successfully treat common and complex craniofacial anomalies, so you can count on us to meet your child’s unique needs. 

Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate

Other Craniofacial Anomalies We Treat

Syndromes That Include Craniofacial Disorders

Syndromes are groups of medical problems, some of which include craniofacial disorders.

Syndromes that our craniofacial expert treat include: 

  • Apert syndrome, a genetic condition that can cause a pointed head
  • Crouzon syndrome, skull malformations that lead to abnormalities in the middle of the face and eye sockets
  • Pfeiffer syndrome, skull malformations that often cause bulging eyes and hearing loss
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