Pediatric Craniofacial Surgery Department

Integrated treatment according to the particular needs of each patient.

The Department

Craniofacial Surgery Department was created to offer comprehensive care in the field of fissures and other craniofacial abnormalities in Greece, according to the international standards and therapeutic protocols.

The Department’s high level of specialization as well as its staff’s experience on treatment and rehabilitation of children and adults facial abnormalities through state-of-the-art methods and surgical techniques, classify MITERA’s Craniofacial Surgery Department as a centre of excellence in Europe.

One of the particular characteristics of the Department is the customized and integrated treatment of all cases according to the particular needs of each patient. As a result, the patient is attended not only by the Craniofacial  Surgeon but also by highly qualified doctors and scientists of all medical specialties that are necessary for the successful treatment of his particular case.

The Craniofacial Surgery Department of MITERA is distinguished due to the following reasons:

  • It is the only Center in Greece and one of the few similar ones in Europe that specializes in such cases following the international standards.
  • It is acknowledged by the European Society of Craniofacial Surgery.

Other specialties offered

Besides Craniofacial Surgery, the Department offers also some other specialties including:

  • Gyneacology
  • Speech Therapy
  • Molecular Biology – Genetics
  • Dentistry – Orthodontics (aesthetic orthodontics for adults & child orthodontics)
  • Counseling psychology – Children psychology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Opthalmology
  • Paediatrics
  • Pneumonology
  • Physical therapy
  • Otorhinolaryngology
For the integrated treatment & pre-operative assessment of the patients, the Department hosts meetings of all cooperating medical specialties on a monthly basis.