Oral Maxillofacial Surgery

Oral Maxillofacial Surgery

Pediatric Craniomaxillofacial surgeons specialize in the complex management of children with cleft and craniofacial disorders. This includes the surgical treatment of cleft lip and palate, as well as skull and facial deformities such as craniosynostosis and hemifacial microsomia.

Conditions We Treat

  • Cleft Team
  • Cleft Lip/Palate
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Positional Plagiocephaly
  • Apert Syndrome
  • Crouzon Syndrome
  • Facial Paralysis/Moebius Syndrome
  • Hemifacial Microsomia/Goldenhar Syndrome
  • Microtia
  • Pierre-Robin Sequence
  • Pfeiffer Syndrome
  • Saethre-Chotzen Syndrome
  • Treacher-Collins Syndrome
  • Corrective Jaw Surgery
  • TMJ Disorders
  • Facial Trauma
  • Benign Head and Neck Tumors and Cysts


George Zakhary, DDS, MD, attended medical school at LSU and dental school at Oklahoma University. He went on to complete both his general surgery internship and oral & maxillofacial surgery residency at LSU Health in Shreveport. He completed comprehensive training in the cleft and craniofacial surgery Fellowship at LSU. He is based at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center where he has been appointed to educate future surgical residents. His primary areas of practice include cleft and craniofacial surgery, orthognathic surgery, facial trauma, and benign head and neck pathology.

Pediatric Carniomaxillofacial Surgery Clinic 
7777 Hennessy Boulevard
Suite 610
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Phone: (225) 769-2774
Fax: (225) 769-2299