As a member of the medical staff for the Craniofacial Clinic and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Center at Akron Childrens Hospital, Dr. Patel helps provide the full range of reconstructive and aesthetic plastic surgery services for infants, children and teens. He has a special interest in treating congenital and acquired deformities of the skull, facial bones and overlying soft tissue.
Dr. Patel specializes in the following conditions:
Cleft lip and palate
Syndromes such as Apert, Pfeiffer, Crouzon, Saethre-Chotzen, Treacher- Collins, Nager, Beckwith-Wiedemann, Parry Romberg and Prune Belly
Hemifacial microsomia, craniofacial microsomia and Goldenhar syndrome
Congenital and acquired jaw deformities
Congenital anomalies of the nose, ears and tongue
Tumors of the craniofacial bones and soft tissue
Traumatic deformities of the face and skull
General pediatric plastic and reconstructive surgery services for birth marks, moles, vascular malformations and abnormal scars
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