Craniosynostosis

    Overview

    Craniosynostosis is a premature fusing of one or more of the flexible growth plates in an infant's skull, which can lead to inhibited brain development and malformation of the skull.

    Our providers

    Profiles

    Matthew Johnson, MD

    Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ENT) Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery
    720 N. Bond Street Springfield , IL 62702
    Profiles

    Nitin Patel, MD

    Pediatric Neurologist Neurology
    400 N. 9th Street Springfield, IL 62702

    Why SIU

    Continually learning

    With a focus on continual improvement, our doctors take the time to research, study and innovate to provide the latest treatments for our patients.

    Patient-first experience

    Our care ranges from primary care physicians to specialists and sub-specialists who have advanced training. We're here for you when you need us.

    Breakthrough technology

    Continually teaching the next generation of doctors, our physicians use the latest developments in procedures and technologies for our patients.