Latest Craniofacial team Stories

2014-09-30 23:11:30

An $11.8 million NIH grant will support research efforts to explore the genetic roots of cleft lip and cleft palate at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine have been awarded a $11.8 million, five-year grant from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, part of the National Institutes of Health, to continue their exploration of the...

2014-03-12 08:30:18

HOUSTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 30 patients from Texas Children's Hospital will be packing their bags in preparation for an unforgettable weekend getaway. The kids, ranging in ages from 10 to 16 years, will be the first to attend Texas Children's inaugural camp for children affected by cleft lip and palate. The weekend camp, which will be officially named by this year's attendants, will be held March 14 to 16. For more information Texas Children's cleft lip...

2014-02-12 23:28:30

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Elliot B. Duboys, MD of Associated Plastic Surgeons & Consultants, PC & Neurosurgeon Dr Michael Egnor, MD of Stony Brook University successfully repair a congenital skull deformity (plagiocephaly) using pre-operative virtual planning and 3D modelling at University Hospital, Stony Brook. Huntington, New York (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 A team of surgeons at Stony Brook University led by Dr. Michael Egnor, Professor of Neurosurgery and Dr. Elliot B. Duboys,...

2014-01-20 08:23:15

Ear abnormalities, craniofacial conditions, tumors, and lesions in children can be treated through plastic surgery procedures FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Plastic surgery often provides more than a cosmetic improvement for many people who undergo procedures. This is especially true in the case of a special group of plastic surgery patients: children. Dr. Emily J. Kirby, board certified plastic surgeon and member of the American Association of Pediatric Plastic...

2014-01-15 23:29:52

To commemorate 50 years of publication for The Cleft Palate–Craniofacial Journal, the publication will host a series of commentaries on a topic raised in the journal’s first issue in 1964 and compare it to the topic as discussed today. In the January 2014 issue, the commentary will examine past, present, and future directions of research ethics. Lawrence, KS (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 The Cleft Palate–Craniofacial Journal – The year 2014 marks 50 years of publication for The Cleft...

2013-06-04 23:25:43

Kansas City area orthodontist, Dr. Dustin Burleson, is being recognized as Orthodontic Provider of the Week for local non-profit, Smiles Change Lives, as a result of his extensive, ongoing generosity. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 Congratulations to Dr. Dustin Burleson of Burleson Orthodontics in Kansas City, Missouri on being the Smiles Change Lives (SCL) Orthodontic Provider of the Week. SCL is very grateful to Dr. Burleson for his generosity, dedication and outstanding service to...

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