Dr. Peter Witt, has been in clinical practice for nearly 25 years. He joined Children’s Hospital medical staff in 2002 after more than a decade in academic plastic surgery. Currently he is the medical director of plastic surgery, and his expertise is in pediatric cleft-craniofacial surgery, congenital hand surgery, and vascular anomalies.
Board certified in plastic surgery, hand surgery and general surgery, Dr. Witt has had an unarguable impact on Central California’s pediatric population as part of a team that performs more than 700 procedures a year. Dr. Witt has published extensively in journals including the “Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery,” “The Annals of Plastic Surgery” and "The Cleft Palate Craniofacial Journal.”
Dr. Witt’s expertise is in cleft lip and palate repair and he takes a personal interest in post-palatoplasty speech dysfunction. His practice operates a Craniofacial Clinic that has 2,000 visits a year and uses a team-based approach in accordance with the American Cleft Palate Association (ACPA) standards. The Plastic Surgery Division also specializes in hand surgery and many other procedures, including vascular lesions and trauma.
Dr. Witt places high value in faith and family and spends free time with his wife Alice and their five children.
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