Craniosynostosis: A Closer Look at Diagnosis and Treatment

Crainosynostosis is a rare condition in which the bones of the newborn's skull fuse prematurely. How and when those children are treated can have a lasting impact on their overall outcomes.

Crainosynostosis is a rare condition in which the bones of a newborn's skull fuse prematurely. How and when these children are treated can have a lasting impact on their overall outcomes.

David A. Staffenberg, MD,vice chairman of the Department of Plastic Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center discusses the condition and how it is diagnosed and ultimately treated at the facility.