Reconstructive Surgery

Plastic surgeons with Lehigh Valley Institute for Surgical Excellence at Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) expertly perform reconstructive surgery to treat trauma, disease and birth defects. We offer breast reconstruction following mastectomy and treatments for cleft lip and cleft palate, facial trauma, scars, hand problems and ear problems.

Reconstructive surgery corrects problems caused by disease, birth defects and injury. The board-certified reconstructive surgeons at LVHN offer a range of reconstructive procedures to improve your appearance and boost self-confidence.

Reconstructive surgery services

We’re experts in all types of plastic surgery and reconstructive procedures, including:

Breast reconstruction

Breast reconstruction recreates breasts in women who have undergone mastectomies or lumpectomies to treat breast cancer.

Cleft lip and cleft palate surgery

Cleft lip and cleft palate surgery repairs openings, or clefts, in an infant’s lip or roof of the mouth. Revision surgery is available for adults who previously had cleft lip surgery.

Earlobe repair

Earlobe repair fixes torn or stretched earlobes. We also offer cosmetic ear surgery.

Facial reconstruction

Facial reconstruction repairs nerve and muscle damage, minimizes scars and restores appearance following trauma.

Facial reanimation

Facial reanimation minimizes the effects of facial paralysis caused by accident or illness.

Scar revision

Scar revision uses surgical and nonsurgical treatments to diminish the appearance of scars.

Hand surgery

Hand surgery treats carpal tunnel syndrome, birth defects and other problems that impair hand function.

Pediatric surgery

LVHN has the area’s only pediatric surgeons. We offer state-of-the-art care for routine to complex surgical conditions.

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