||All interested residents who will have completed an accredited Plastic Surgery Residency are welcome to apply for this exciting training opportunity in Craniofacial Surgery.
The Craniofacial Fellowship at The University of Michigan offers an ACGME accredited comprehensive training program with a large clinical volume of reconstructive procedures for congenital anomalies including syndromic and non-syndromic craniosynostoses, branchial arch disorders, clefting abnormalities, orthognathic maladies as well as trauma reconstruction. Craniofacial Fellows will become facile with a broad exposure of craniofacial procedures such as frontal orbital advancement, cranial vault reshaping, distraction osteogenesis, Le Fort I, II and III osteotomy, sagittal split osteotomies, genioplasty, and other osteotomies of the mandible as well as Monoblock procedures. The Fellowship will also include a significant exposure to cleft lip and palate procedures, pediatric plastic surgery, and challenging traumatic facial reconstructions within a level 1 trauma system. The Fellow will have access to a plethora of clinical and basic scientific research opportunities including access to a state of the are NIH funded bone laboratory. The setting for this fellowship is a new state of the art 1,000,000 square feet Children's Hospital. The Pediatric Plastic Surgery suite and the Fellow office are immediately adjacent to the operating rooms. The Craniofacial Fellow will enjoy the same benefits and contract advantages of the House Officers Association. Interested residents are encouraged to contact Steven R. Buchman, MD at email@example.com for further details. Please visit our Craniofacial Fellowship training program website.