About the Craniofacial Foundation of America
If your child or loved one has just received a craniofacial diagnosis or experienced a facial trauma, we know you have questions. The Craniofacial Foundation of America exists to help families just like yours.
The Craniofacial Foundation of America (CFA) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of patients with facial differences. The CFA supports the work of the Tennessee Craniofacial Center at Children’s Hospital at Erlanger and Erlanger Health System in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
The foundation offers a variety of services to patients, their families, the public and health care professionals. These services include:
The Tennessee Craniofacial Center (TCC) specializes in the evaluation and treatment of patients with craniofacial deformities. Our services cover a broad range of reconstructive operations for the treatment of deformities of the face and skull resulting from birth defects, tumors, and trauma.
The TCC team consists of specialized medical professionals who work closely together to evaluate and treat each patient. Led by Medical Director Dr. Larry Sargent, the TCC provides care in the following specialties:
- Craniofacial and Plastic Surgery, Dr. Larry Sargent
Choosing a craniofacial team and a treatment center can be overwhelming, but the CFA and TCC staff can provide experience and answers for your family. Our patients' stories are a testament to the quality of care recieved at the Tennessee Craniofacial Center. Dr. Larry Sargent, Craniofacial Surgeon and TCC Medical Director, is also Professor and Chair of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Chattanooga. Providing care in an academic medical environment allows practicioners to improve and advance their techniques while teaching up-and-coming professionals.
For more information about the Craniofacial Foundation of America or the Tenenssee Craniofacial Center, please feel free to contact us.