The Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department provides plastic and reconstructive surgery of congenital deformities, burns and childhood tumors. The Cleft Lip/Palate and Craniofacial Team at Children’s Hospital offers comprehensive team analysis, diagnosis and treatment of children with clefts of the lip and palate as well as other facial anomalies, and major craniofacial anomalies. It is the largest cleft team in the South.
Management expertise includes, but is not limited to: Cleft lip and palate Craniofacial deformities Hand and upper extremity Facial surgery Reconstructive surgery Microsurgery The Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department is located within the Surgery Department in the Ambulatory Care Center.
Michael H. Moses, MD Director, Cleft Lip and Palate/Craniofacial Team, Children’s Hospital
Professional School: Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Specialty Training: Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Special Interests: Cleft lip and palate and craniofacial surgery
In Area Since: 1985 In Practice Since: 1985
Hugo St. Hilaire, MD, DDS Plastic Surgeon, Children's Hospital Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery, LSU Health Sciences Center
Professional School: LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans
Specialty Training: Johns Hopkins Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland
Special Interests: Craniofacial and maxillofacial surgery, microsurgery
In Area Since: 2008 In Practice Since: 2001
Matthew Whitten Wise, MD Plastic Surgeon, Children's Hospital Assistant Professor of Surgery - Plastic Surgery
Professional School: University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL
Specialty Training: LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans Cleveland Clinic
Special Interests: Reconstructive microsurgery, aesthetic surgery