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Jennifer L Rhodes, MD, FACS, FAAP

Professor and Director, Center for Craniofacial Care
119 Ratings
10 Comments
Specialties

Center for Craniofacial Care, Vascular birthmarks/malformations, Plastic and reconstructive surgery

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

Amniotic band syndrome
Amputations
Apert syndrome
Cleft lip and palate
Chiari malformation
Congenital anomalies
Craniofacial (Hemifacial) microsomia
Craniosynostosis
Cranioplasty
Crouzon syndrome
Birthmarks and scars
Breast reduction
Burns
Ear pinning (Otoplasty)
Gender affirmation
Hydrocephalus
Hemangioma and vascular malformations
Pierre Robin Sequence
Plagiocephaly and helmet therapy
Polydactyly
Syndactyly
Tissue expansion
Torticollis
Trauma induced injuries
such as post-traumatic skull injuries or complex facial trauma
Treacher collins syndrome
Vascular birthmarks
Vascular tumors
Velopharyngeal insufficiency

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

119 Ratings
10 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!

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/Malformations Pediatric Plastic and Reconstructive Surger
      

Board Certifications


Clinical Interests

  • Amniotic band syndrome
  • Amputations
  • Apert syndrome
  • Cleft lip and palate
  • Chiari malformation
  • Congenital anomalies
  • Craniofacial (Hemifacial) microsomia
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Cranioplasty
  • Crouzon syndrome
  • Birthmarks and scars
  • Breast reduction
  • Burns
  • Ear pinning (Otoplasty)
  • Gender affirmation
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hemangioma and vascular malformations
  • Pierre Robin Sequence
  • Plagiocephaly and helmet therapy
  • Polydactyly
  • Syndactyly
  • Tissue expansion
  • Torticollis
  • Trauma induced injuries
  • such as post-traumatic skull injuries or complex facial trauma
  • Treacher collins syndrome
  • Vascular birthmarks
  • Vascular tumors
  • Velopharyngeal insufficiency

Provider Videos

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

Locations