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Pediatric Facial Plastic Surgery

You want to give your child the best of everything and a head start to a wonderful life. When defects, deformities or injuries occur at birth or an early age, children can be saddled with the burden of looking and feeling different than those around them. Pediatric facial plastic surgery can give children a chance to overcome these hurdles and improve their self-confidence as they go through childhood and grow into adults.

Dr. Joseph Rousso has spent his career learning and improving on the facial plastic surgery options for children. His extensive experience and education as a double board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon is just the beginning of his credentials. His expertise as a pediatric facial plastic surgeon are augmented with his role as co-director of the cleft lip, palate and microtia team of the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai. He is also chief of the Division of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery for the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, performing surgeries for children from all over the world that need reconstructive and plastic surgery.

When it comes to your child’s health and well-being, you want the best medical care available. Pediatric facial plastic surgery falls into this category, as the results will affect and shape their identity over the years to come. Dr. Rousso offers exceptional care for his youngest patients that need cosmetic or reconstructive surgery, offering the following options through his New York practice:

If you have a child with a defect, deformity or other issue that requires pediatric facial plastic surgery, contact the office of Dr. Joseph Rousso in New York City for a consultation. His expertise and experience have made him one of the top pediatric facial plastic and reconstructive surgeons in the country, giving your child access to the best surgical care available.

What our patients are saying

  • Dr. Rousso was spectacular. Smart, listened to my issues, asked a variety of thoughtful questions to help identify and resolve my issue. Would absolutely recommend him to others. He was warm and personable and wonderful that he speaks Spanish. J. B.
  • My son had a cleft lip and now he looks like he never had it! Thank you so much! M. T.
  • Dr. Rousso is absolutely awesome! M. Z.
  • He was super kind and mindful of my comfort!!! Highly recc! G. R.
  • Dr. Rousso took his time and answered all of my questions or concerns. S. S.

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If you or a family member need facial plastic surgery or reconstructive surgery for aesthetic or functional issues in New York City, take the time to meet with Dr. Joseph Rousso for a consultation. His extensive education, experience and talent as a facial plastic surgeon cannot be surpassed, especially when it comes to balanced, natural-appearing results. Contact his office in Manhattan to schedule your consultation.

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Our Patient Reviews

Joseph J. Rousso, MD FACS

4.9 / 5.0

Based on 32 reviews

Nancy M.

They were very professional from the moment I walked in there. The doctor took the time to understand my pain and was ready to help and did a great job.

Lauren S.

Dr Rousso is patient, listens well and explains thoroughly. He has a warm manner and seems very knowledgeable. I highly recommend!

Joseph T.

Very personable doc – at no point in the appointment did I feel rushed. Great staff, too, and I was seen very quickly.

Cassandra F.

I love visits with Dr. Rousso. Always super nice, patient, thorough, and willing to answer any questions I have.

Lisa K.

Professional, informative, and didn't feel rushed. Was able to diagnose my condition.

Antonio V.

Dr Rousso is an excellent doctor, and my visit couldn’t be more pleasant. I highly recommend him.

Aaron B.

It appears Dr. Rousso diagnosed me both quickly and effectively. My symptoms are already clearing up!

Katherine T.

Dr Rousso gave me a great initial consult and a referral to a sinus specialist.