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Craniofacial and Maxillofacial Surgery in Children and Young Adults
The definitive work on pediatric and adolescent craniofacial and maxillofacial surgery!

Offer your young patients a better life - and the best possible outcomes - with the guidance you'll find in Craniofacial and Maxillofacial Surgery in Children and Young Adults

Dr. Posnick, a world-renowned surgeon and pioneer in the field, presents the most comprehensive, definitive work ever published on the practical management of craniofacial, cleft lip and palate, and maxillofacial problems in children and young adults. He explores every facet of the specialty in unprecedented depth - while maintaining a highly practical and clinical focus.

Inside this groundbreaking resource, you'll find...

  • Preferred operative approaches for the management of craniosynostosis
  • craniofacial dysostosis syndromes
  • craniofacial syndromes and anomalies
  • congenital growths
  • benign and malignant head and neck tumors
  • primary and secondary traumatic injuries
  • cleft lip and palate
  • orthognathic deformities
  • aesthetic alteration of the chin, nose, and prominent ears
  • Information on morphology, genetics, tissue engineering, and distraction osteogenesis.
  • Discussions of key concepts and future directions in pediatric oral, maxillofacial, and reconstructive surgery, authored by select international contributing experts.
  • A wealth of case studies that demonstrate patient evaluation, management, and outcomes.



    "My ultimate goal... is to improve the quality of care delivered for those individuals with craniofacial, cleft lip and palate, and maxillofacial deformities." - Dr. Posnick, from the Preface



    "Close to the year 2000... this book is already a landmark in Craniofacial surgery." -Dr. Paul Tessier, from the Foreward


  • So many illustrations, it's also an atlas of surgery!

    Craniofacial and Maxillofacial Surgery in Children and Young Adults features so many photographs and line drawings, it's an atlas and textbook in one!


    Over 3000 photographs depict pre and post-operative care, and key operative techniques. Plus, 200 line drawings by a leading medical illustrator offer step-by-step instruction on key procedures. You'll have the superior visual guidance you need to integrate the newest and best procedures into your practice - immediately!

    Written by a clinician for clinicians! The text features a superior organization and a practical approach that focuses on the clinical problems you encounter in daily practice.

    From fetal surgery to benign and malignant head and neck tumors to aesthetic evaluations and alterations, you'll have all the information you need right at your fingertips.

    No other single source covers craniofacial and maxillofacial surgery in young people in so much depth.

    See what Craniofacial and Maxillofacial Surgery in Children and Young Adults can do for your pediatric and adolescent patients - and for your practice. Order your 2-volume set today!

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