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Programs & Services


Pediatric Plastic Surgery

Pediatric surgical service that provides plastic surgery and head and neck surgery.

Pediatric Plastic Surgeons see patients referred from the emergency room, community family physicians and pediatricians, and hospital specialists. In various clinics treatment is provided for  problems which may include:

  • Pediatric Plastics clinic: trauma including soft tissue injuries anywhere on the body, hand injuries both soft tissue and bony, facial injuries both soft tissue and bony, skin and soft tissue congenital and aquired abnormalities, congenital breast differences, congenital ear differences such as prominent ears, wound problems that require reconstruction such as traumatic, congenital and oncologic problems.
  • Cleft lip and Palate clinic: children born with cleft lip or cleft lip and palate or cleft palate alone; also children with speech abnormalities that are related to cleft lip and palate or velopharyngeal incompetence with or without cleft palate.
  • Vascular Birthmark clinic: children with hemangiomas or vascular malformations such as venous, lymphatic or ateriovenous malformations.
  • Burn clinic: pediatric patients with acute burns or burn scars.
    Craniofacial clinic: children born with craniofacial abnormalities such as craniosynostoses.
  • Microtia clinic: children born with severely malformed external ears.
  • Complex upper extremity clinic: children with congenital hand differences that also involve other parts of the upper extremity (wrist, elbow) or are affected by other systemic problems (cerebral palsy).
  • Brachial plexus clinic: children born with brachial plexus palsy due to obstetrical delivery problem.

Contact Details

Alberta Children's Hospital

Address
28 Oki Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta
T3B 6A8
Telephone
403-955-2840 (Drs. Fraulin and Harrop), 403-955-7570 (Drs. McPhalen, Frank and Sass)
Fax
403-955-7634 (Fax referrals to)
Accessibility

Main entrance


Lifts

Getting There

Parking map

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
pediatric plastic surgeons
Eligibility

All pediatric patients referred for plastic surgery.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.


Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services