Cleft and Craniofacial Center
Hasbro Children's Hospital

Cleft and Craniofacial Center Photo and Video Gallery

Treatment for Craniosynostosis

Reshaping Grayson's Future

Albert Woo, MD, and Petra Klinge, MD, collaborated on surgery to treat a three-month-old infant's skull malformation. Today, Grayson is a happy, healthy toddler.

Endoscopic Metopic Ridge Synostosis Repair

Albert Woo, MD highlights a unique and minimally-invasive surgical procedure for infants: endoscopic metopic ridge synostosis repair.

Metatopic synostosis, before treatment

Before Craniosynostosis Treatment

These photos show an infant with metopic synostosis. There are two surgical approaches to correct craniosynostosis.

A young child with a metopic ridge of the skull, after the skull was treated and healed.

After Craniosynostosis Treatment

Pictured above is the same patient years after surgical repair, who is now a young boy thriving and living a normal life.

Nasoalveolar Molding for Cleft Lip (NAM)

NAM procedure

NAM Before and After

Nasoalveolar molding often makes surgery for cleft palate easier. This process reshapes the gum, lip, and nostrils.

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Physician Profiles

Meet Dr. Albert Woo

Albert S. Woo, MD, FACS, is chief of pediatric plastic surgery and director of the Cleft and Craniofacial Center at Hasbro Children’s Hospital.

 

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Meet Dr. Petra Klinge

Petra Klinge, MD, is the director of the Center for Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Disorders of the Brain and Spine, and director of pediatric neurosurgery at Hasbro Children’s Hospital.

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