Dr. Sawh-Martinez with patient.

Where Your Child’s Health Is in Good Hands

At AdventHealth for Children, we believe that feeling whole means more than just mending the body. It’s about delivering care that helps kids develop and grow emotionally and spiritually, too. So, when a craniofacial deformity, injury or condition affects your child’s health or well-being, our esteemed surgical experts are here to restore their health, function and positive self-image with great skill and compassion.

Our innovative AdventHealth Cleft and Craniofacial Center is among the few elite programs in Florida that employ state-of-the-art, minimally invasive endoscopic procedures.

Our AdventHealth team has been performing these procedures for more than 20 years, caring for patients all over the world.

We’re here to help you find the right physician or a location that’s convenient for you.

Helping Kids and Families Smile and Laugh Again

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  • Why Choose Us

    You want the best for your child. Our team has experience with minimally invasive surgery, virtual surgical planning and 3D printing for craniofacial deformities, all to help your child heal.

  • Cleft Lip and Palate Program

    Cleft lip and palate affects thousands of babies each year. When it’s your child, you want specialized care. We offer sophisticated repair techniques to optimize your child's outcomes.

  • Craniosynostosis and Plagiocephaly Program

    If you have concerns about your baby's head shape in the womb or after birth, we offer cutting edge, minimally invasive approaches and treatments for the best results.

  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery Program

    Whether an accident, illness or birth defect, our experts are dedicated to your child and family. We treat complex vascular anomalies, concerning moles, and complex injuries for children of all ages. You can count on us to heal your child’s body, mind and spirit with state-of-the-art techniques and unparalleled care.

  • Maxillofacial Trauma and Orthognathic Surgery

    Help your child’s self-confidence shine. Whatever the causes of facial, dental or jaw imbalances, we are focused on comprehensive team care that restores function and symmetry. Our team offers comprehensive, compassionate care with unparalleled dedication.

  • Craniofacial Syndromes and Related Conditions

    Our team has the experience to treat many complex and rare syndromes that cause craniofacial anomalies. Syndromic Craniosynostosis and Maxillofacial anomalies require multidisciplinary approaches and coordinated care.  We’re here for you and your family.

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Meet Our Medical Director

Raj Sawh-Martinez, MD, Pediatric Craniofacial and Plastic Surgery

Meet Dr. Sawh-Martinez and learn more about his care philosophy and how he cares for children's plastic surgery needs.

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Craniofacial peds patient

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Transformational Surgery

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Dr. Kaveh Asadi and Dr. Raj Sawh-Martinez worked together to provide safe cutting edge results for this patient to include virtual surgical planning and customized 3D printed guides.

 

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Aiden

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Author title Fabiola, Mother of Aiden

Transformational Surgery

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I was still so worried and prayed constantly for God to show me the right thing to do. Then we met Dr. Asadi and Dr. Sawh-Martinez, and I knew it had to be them. Aiden chose them. I could see he trusted them. That made up my mind.

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Author title Fabiola, Mother of Aiden