Pediatric Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Procedures

Plastic surgeons at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia perform many types of pediatric plastic and reconstructive surgical procedures, from the most common to the most complex. The following chart highlights our team's experience, with examples of surgeries frequently performed by our Division, as well as some of the rarer procedures that our team has experience with.

Please note that this list does not include all surgical procedures we offer, so we encourage you to contact our Division with any questions.

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Volumes

Total cases: 17,043

Lesion excisions: 5,709
Craniofacial surgeries: 4,141
Cleft lip or palate surgeries: 1,340
Surgeries on hands or feet: 1,312
Laser procedures: 1,277
Scar revisions (all types): 1,276
Nasal surgeries (all types): 925
Surgery for wounds: 556
Ear surgeries: 318
Breast surgeries: 189



Surgical procedures performed by the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at CHOP, 2010 – 2014.



Why Choose CHOP for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

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Your Child's Appointment with Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Find information about what to expect during your child's visit to CHOP's Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.