American Society of Plastic Surgeons
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Plastic Surgery Fellowship and Training Directory

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Sponsoring Entity Information

Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children's Hospital
University Based
United States

Contact Person Information
Administrative Associate

Training Opportunity Information

Cleft Lip and Palate, Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, Pediatric
Hand Surgery
Clinical, Academic
The Pediatric Plastic Surgery Fellowship Program at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital has been in existence since 2012. The program is situated at the Texas Medical Center and the largest children’s hospital in North America. A weekly didactic lecture series provides the fellow with structured didactic curriculum with lectures by core fellowship faculty as well as invited speakers from other affiliated specialties (Genetics, Otolaryngology, Ophthalmology, and Neurosurgery). The training program also offers ample opportunity to conduct research focused on clinical outcomes in cleft and craniosynostosis, including research on Patient-Reported Outcome (PRO) and Quality of Life (QOL) metrics for cleft patients and novel morphometrics to evaluate outcomes in craniosynostosis reconstruction. Pediatric Plastic Surgery Subspecialties The volume of cleft and craniofacial operations is among the highest in North America. The program exposes the fellowship trainee to all aspects of Pediatric Plastic Surgery Subspecialty including: Cleft lip and palate (from infancy to adulthood) Craniosynostosis Craniofacial syndromes Dentofacial deformity Orthognathic surgery Vascular anomalies Congenital hand Facial paralysis Brachial plexus Peripheral nerve Pediatric microsurgery
Edward Buchanan , M.D.
7-12 Months
Domestic or International Applicants
must have completed plastic surgery residency or fellowship
In Plastic Surgey Residency/Training Program, In Fellowship
Must apply through the American Society of Craniofacial Surgeons online application process and through the San Francisco Match.
Texas Medical Board