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Jennifer L Rhodes, MD, FACS, FAAP

Professor and Director, Center for Craniofacial Care
120 Ratings
13 Comments
Specialties

Craniofacial care, Vascular birthmarks/malformations

Board Certifications

Surgery, Plastic Surgery

Locations

Children's Pavilion
1000 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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Stony Point 9109
9109 Stony Point Drive
Richmond, VA 23235
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Areas of interest

Cleft lip and palate surgery
Craniosynostosis
Craniofacial syndromes
Velopharyngeal insufficiency
Vascular malformation
Anomalies
Birthmarks
Nevi
Congenital malformations
Birth defects
Gender affirmation
Cranioplasty
Post-traumatic skull deformity
Breast reduction
Complex facial trauma

Bio

Dr. Rhodes strongly believes in providing coordinated interdisciplinary care for children with complex and unusual craniofacial anomalies. Virginia's only dedicated craniofacial and pediatric plastic surgeon, Dr. Rhodes attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania and completed residencies in general surgery and plastic surgery, as well as a craniofacial surgery fellowship under the direction of Jeffrey A. Fearon, MD. She is board certified in both general surgery and plastic surgery and has presented on craniofacial topics at national and international conferences.

Dr. Rhodes' specialities also include:

  • Gender health
  • Cleft care
  • Reconstruction after trauma

Education

Medical School University of Pennsylvania
Residency New York Medical College, <br>St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center, New York, New York;<br>Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York
Fellowship The Craniofacial Center, Medical City Hospital, Dallas, Texas

Ratings & reviews

120 Ratings
13 Comments

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October 2020
We trust Dr. Rhodes. She has done a fantastic job and we have know her for years. We know when the time comes we will be grateful to reach out for her services again! We don't know how much she delves into more alternative treatments but we are otherwise fully confident in her and really love her bedside manner as well.
September 2020
Sensitive subject, handled it well.
September 2020
good
June 2020
Good.
October 2019
my daughter has some learning issues [...] and the doctor was very good at being respectful of her and talking to her and helping her express herself and her questions. She clearly explained options. She made an uncomfortable situation very comfortable and empowered my daughter in her health care
September 2019
Good experience. I knew nothing about necessary treatment and good information provided.
May 2019
My daughter love Dr. Rhodes and her staff. Dr. Rhodes has been following [...]'s health condition starting at age 3.
January 2019
Dr. Rhodes performed an excellent surgery on [...], and made us feel comfortable about the procedure. We love Dr. Rhodes! She was sensitive about our daughter's treatment and we appreciate that she tries to get as non-invasive as possible.
December 2018
Dr. Rhodes saved my life!! And she put me back together.
September 2018
Dr. Rhodes is the best!
June 2018
Dr. Rhodes is an outstanding clinician and a very compassionate individual. Highly respected by my wife and I.
April 2018
Transparent communication, provided answered & help I needed.
January 2018
Her transparency & leadership skills were portrayed well. Along w/compassion.

Related videos

Keith and Evelyn's story l Craniosynostosis
Cullen's story l Cleft lip and palate
  • Specialty: Pediatric Center for Craniofacial Care Pediatric Vascular Birthmarks/Malformation
      

Board Certifications


Clinical Interests

  • Cleft lip and palate surgery
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Craniofacial syndromes
  • Velopharyngeal insufficiency
  • Vascular malformation
  • Anomalies
  • Birthmarks
  • Nevi
  • Congenital malformations
  • Birth defects
  • Gender affirmation
  • Cranioplasty
  • Post-traumatic skull deformity
  • Breast reduction
  • Complex facial trauma

Provider Videos

  • Keith and Evelyn's story l Craniosynostosis
  • Cullen's story l Cleft lip and palate

Locations