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Pediatric Cranial Reconstruction Center

Drs. Jordan Steinberg, Eric Jackson and Alan CohenPediatric plastic reconstructive surgeon Jordan Steinberg and pediatric neurosurgeons Eric Jackson and Alan Cohen.

The Johns Hopkins Pediatric Cranial Reconstruction Center (PCRC) combines the expertise and precision of pediatric specialists in neurosurgery, craniofacial plastic surgery, genetics, ophthalmology, neuroradiology, anesthesiology and rehabilitation to help children who have visible defects to their skull caused by trauma, craniofacial anomalies or due to previous brain surgery. 

Working collaboratively at a multidisciplinary clinic in the Children’s Center, our PCRC team meets with children and their families to evaluate and develop an individualized treatment plan to repair the skull and protect the brain, while taking into account the child’s future growth.

Our PCRC team uses the latest technology; including MRI, low-dose CT scans and 3D cameras, to help plan surgical procedures and provide the most appropriate and safest treatment for the patient. Depending on the age of the child, the surgical team will perform the reconstruction using the child’s own bone or a custom-made implant constructed of titanium, thermoplastics or other materials. Honoring our heritage as leaders in research, our team studies and develops new innovative surgical approaches for children with craniofacial anomalies.

Surgical Reconstruction for Pediatric Cranial Anomalies | FAQ

Hear from Richard Redett and Eric Jackson, pediatric surgeons at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, as they discuss the causes and surgical treatment options for cranial anomalies in children. Learn why children come from all over the world to have these conditions treated at Johns Hopkins.

 

Our Team

Natalie Beck

Beck, Natalie, C.G.C.

Genetics Counselor

Kimberly Seifert

Seifert, Kimberly, R.N.

Clinic Coordinator

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To schedule an appointment or refer a patient, call 443-997-9466.

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