Plastic Surgery

For consultation, appointments and assistance call (361) 694-4444.

Description of Services:

Full range of surgical management, diagnostic, treatment and plastic surgery service, including:
  • Reconstruction, including tissue expanders for torso, extremities, face
  • Transplant procedures (skin, dermis, fat, fascia, tendon, nerves, skeletal muscle, cartilage, bone, vascular)
  • Burns, acute and residual scars, keliods, chemical, frostbite, etc...
  • Ear, Cleft lip and clip palate deformities
  • Nasal and facial deformities
  • Orbital, eyelid, admexal and zygomatic deformities
  • Maxillofacial trauma
  • Laser ablation, skin lesions, lumangiomas
  • Muscular and free flap techniques
  • Skin tumors, melanoma, soft tissue defects, all sites
  • Bites invenomation, I.V. extravasation, all sites
  • Soft tissue defects
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Reconstruction of tumors of the head and neck
  • Hand deformities and disease
  • Prosthetic implants (breast, facial bone, skull, chest)
  • Dermolipodyystrophy
  • Chest abdominal and breast deformities

Contact Information

Driscoll Children's Hospital
Craniofacial and Cleft Center

3533 S. Alameda St.
3rd Floor McIver Furman Building
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

Phone: 361-694-4444
Fax: 361-694-4445

Hours are by appointment

For TTY Deaf Messaging Connect to TTY Interpretation by dialing
(800) 735-2989

Healthcare Professionals


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