Facial Reconstructive Surgery in Minnesota Overview

Skilled specialists in facial reconstructive surgery at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota provide a wide range of treatment options for people with severe facial deformities. Using the tools of microsurgery and flap surgery, these specialized facial reconstructive surgeons have expertise in:

  • Cleft lip and palate surgery
  • Craniofacial surgery for children and adults
  • Ear reconstruction (microtia repair)
  • Facial reanimation
  • Facial scar revision
  • Maxillofacial surgery
  • Nose reconstruction
  • Orbital reconstruction
  • Reconstruction of complex wounds
  • Reconstruction of defects following skin cancer removal
  • Reconstruction of defects in the head and neck, including the esophagus
  • Reconstruction of facial deformities caused by trauma

Our facial reconstruction surgeons have the training and skills to repair and reconstruct facial features that are absent or deformed due to issues such as:

  • Birth defects
  • Craniofacial deformities
  • Head and neck cancer resection
  • Previous failed microvascular reconstructions
  • Radiation therapy to the head and neck
  • Trauma