Why should my child have pediatric surgery at Scott & White?
Pediatric plastic and reconstructive surgeons are specially trained and focus their careers on treating children. They work as part of a dedicated multidisciplinary team to ensure optimal restoration of appearance and function in the context of each child’s life and family.
McLane Children’s Hospital Scott & White helps soothe children’s and parents’ anxieties through a family-centered care approach, where each child’s needs are the primary focus.
How can I get my child in to see a pediatric plastic surgeon?
The Pediatric Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department accepts patients based on physician referral. Physicians may call Scott & White’s Physician Referral Network at 254-724-2218 or 800-792-3368 to refer a patient by phone.
If your child is a
Scott & White Health Plan patient, you will be referred to a pediatric plastic and reconstructive specialist if one of your child’s physicians believes a visit is necessary.
Some health plans may require a referral prior to seeing a pediatric plastic and reconstructive specialist. Please contact your insurance company to learn about your child’s coverage.