As a pediatric plastic surgeon, Thomas J. Sitzman, MD, MPH, specializes in cleft lip, palate and hand surgeries. He's passionate about helping children reach their fullest potential with surgeries that restore form and function.
Having the ability to make a dramatic difference in a child's life is what drew Dr. Sitzman to plastic surgery. He provides evidence-based care tailored to meet his patient's and family's goals.
In addition to surgery, Dr. Sitzman is a scientist. He leads National Institutes of Health-funded research focused on improving the outcomes of cleft lip and palate surgery.
Dr. Sitzman values the opportunity to work with Phoenix Children providers. They share his drive to continually learn and improve to give patients and families the best experience and outcomes possible.
When he's not working, Dr. Sitzman enjoys trail running and competing in ultramarathons and triathlons.