Understanding Three Craniosynostosis Syndromes

Understanding Three Craniosynostosis Syndromes

Your face is the first thing that people will see when they meet you, and the essential functions that occur in and around your craniofacial area (breathing, eyesight, eating, and more) can be significantly impacted by one of many craniofacial syndromes. Here are three of the most common craniosynostosis syndromes caused by premature or improper skull bone fusion that you might see in children,...

Read More

What Is a Craniofacial Abnormality?

Many people don’t know what craniofacial abnormalities are, though these types of conditions are actually quite common among all races, sexes and birth conditions. Craniofacial disorders affect the face and head area and often create a different appearance either in the facial structure or in the shape of the head itself. Here are some things you should know about craniofacial...

Read More

The 3 Signs of Pierre Robin Syndrome

Pierre Robin Syndrome is a craniofacial disorder that afflicts newborns. While the causes are unknown, treatment services are available through surgery, and in some cases, the issues will heal themselves over time. A diagnosis is made after identifying three characteristic abnormalities. Having a greater understanding of each will help guide you as you seek treatment from a trusted...

Read More