PEDIATRIC PLASTIC SURGERY
Dr. Bastidas practices in Long Island and New York City. He is a fellowship trained pediatric plastic surgeon and can treat all matters of problems from simple to complex and from head to toe. A pediatric plastic surgeon is often consulted to treat congenital abnormalities (birth defects), tumors, and traumatic defects. Please choose from the menu below for more information:
Craniosynostosis is an abnormal fusion of one or more of the growth plates of the skull.
A cleft lip is a defect (gap) between the lip and or nostril edges that may occur commonly in up to 1/1000 newborns.Learn More
The ear is a beautifully detailed and sculpted appendage and can be very difficult to reconstruct.Learn More
All faces are inherently asymmetric but severe asymmetry may be the result of hemifacial microsomia (HFM).Learn More
Supernumary or extra fingers and toes are relatively common. A family history of polydactyly is very common.Learn More
Branchial vestiges, or ear tags, are remnants of the rudimentary ears as they are forming in vivo.Learn More
A hemangioma is a benign vascular tumor that may be present at birth or appear shortly after birth.Learn More
An ablative or non-ablative laser maybe used for removing lesions and for skin resurfacing.