News & Events

LATEST NEWS

Tummy Time

June 5, 2020

Tummy time with your infant is a great way to spend time with your infant, while you are quarantining at home. Placing your baby on their tummy on the floor, encourages him or her to develop strong neck muscles and a round hea...

Read More

NJ Craniofacial Center’s 10th Annual Gala!

May 27, 2020

Dear Friends, We hope and pray that you and your family are doing well and staying safe! Due to the continuation of the current health climate, The NJ Craniofacial Center will be postponing the Annual Gala to a new date of...

Read More

Fibrous Dysplasia: Management of the Optic Canal

May 13, 2020

Fibrous Dysplasia: Management of the Optic Canal Here's a great article on the management of fibrous dysplasia in close proximity to the optic canal written by Dr. Robert Morin's fellowship director - Full article here...

Read More

In loving memory of Dr. James T. Goodrich

April 2, 2020

Below are some pictures that were taken of Dr. James T. Goodrich on March 29, 2015. He was a honoree at our 2015 Annual NJ Craniofacial Center Winter Gala that night. ...

Read More

Neurosurgeon who separated conjoined twins dies from complications of coronavirus

April 2, 2020

On March 30, 2020, the world lost a great pediatric neurosurgeon to Covid19. Dr. James Goodrich, of Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx, passed away from the Coronavirus. He was a world renown neurosurgeon, famous for separating ...

Read More

Children’s Craniofacial Association

August 1, 2019

Children’s Craniofacial Association (CCA) provides extensive support and resources for children and parents living with craniofacial conditions. Governed by a board of directors and a medical advisory committee, CCA empowers a...

Read More

2020 Guatemala – Developing Faces Trip

July 16, 2019

Developing Faces/ NJ Craniofacial Center Guatemala Trip Webinar...we will go March 2020 Please watch this webinar detailing the upcoming Developing Faces 2020 Guatemala Trip here - https://youtu.be/f2-D44CImVg...

Read More

Teachers’ Perspectives on the Impact of Cleft Lip and/or Palate During the School Years

February 5, 2019

Cleft lip and/or palate (CL/P) poses many challenges for those affected throughout the school years, with recent studies pointing to a trend in poor educational outcomes. Previous research has highlighted the important role that t...

Read More

9th Annual Winter Gala

February 1, 2019

Please SAVE THE DATE… Tuesday March 19th, 2019  for our ninth annual Craniofacial Winter Gala Located at… The Park Savoy Estate 236 Ridgedale Avenue Florham Park, NJ 07932 Cocktail hour and ...

Read More

Morristown Medical Center Recognized as Top 50 Hospital by Healthgrades

August 17, 2018

Morristown Medical Center was recognized by Healthgrades as one of the Top 50 hospital in the nation, based on clinical outcomes three years in a row! Click here to watch their video....

Read More

Ciara: Patient Testimonial about Catherine Mazzola, MD

July 31, 2017

Our daughter, Ciara was born with Metopic Craniosynostosis. She had her first surgery at 4 months old at what we thought was “the best” hospital with “the best” doctors in NYC. It turned out the neurosurgeon there miss...

Read More

Craniofacial Gala Recap 2017

May 2, 2017

On Thusday March 23, 2017 the The Goryeb Children's Hospital Craniofacial Center held its Annual Craniofacial Gala honoring families with craniofacial disorders, at Basking Ridge Country Club. Deborah Straka-DeMarco, PT, Physica...

Read More

CSF presents “Hydrocephalus” – Dr. Catherine Mazzola

January 10, 2017

YouTube: https://youtu.be/xPdmRFf4QNg Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/196684917​ Dr. Catherine Mazzola discusses what hydrocephalus is, how it is diagnosed and treated in children and how she and a team of fellow expert neuro...

Read More

Morristown Medical Center – Joy’s Video

July 14, 2016

Joy is a vibrant 9-year-old who was born with a rare disease called Klippel-Feil syndrome. After surgery and therapy with the comprehensive team of specialists …at Goryeb Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Spasticity and Gait D...

Read More

Pediatric Spasticity and Gait Disorders Program at Goryeb Children’s Hospital

July 14, 2016

At the Pediatric Spasticity and Gait Disorders Program at Goryeb Children’s Hospital, our team of specialists from a variety of disciplines, including neurosurgery, orthopedics, spine surgery, developmental pediatrics, physica...

Read More

Morristown Medical Center Dental Residency

June 16, 2016

On Tuesday June 14, 2016 the Morristown Medical Center Dental Residency graduated FOUR new dentists. The celebration and awards ceremony was held at the Park Savoy in Florham Park. Dr. Elizabeth Clemente noted that it was her ni...

Read More

Craniofacial Gala Recap

June 16, 2016

On Wednesday Feb 24, 2016 the The Goryeb Children's Hospital Craniofacial Center held its Annual Craniofacial Gala honoring families with craniofacial disorders, at Basking Ridge Country Club. Dr. Peter W. Carmel, Professor of N...

Read More

Spasticity and Gait Disorders

May 5, 2016

Click here to view an article about Spasticity and Gait Disorders: Navigating a course to the right specialists. This article was in a publication of Goryeb Children's Hospital's Spring 2016 "Well Aware Kids" magazine. ...

Read More

Vote for Your Favorite Kids’ Doctors

February 17, 2016

Click here and nominate your favorite NJ kids’ doctor today!...

Read More

“Pediatrician’s perspective on ITB” abstract in NJ Pediatrics

January 22, 2016

Inthrathecal baclofen (ITB) therapy has been utilized as an established treatment for spasticity, dystonia and hypertonia in children. Pediatricians often are the first medical professionals to report muscle and joint “tightne...

Read More

Improving Rehabilitation for Kids with Neuro-Genetic Disorders

November 11, 2015

Dr. Catherine Mazzola works closely with the pediatric specialists and therapists at Children’s Specialized Hospital of New Jersey. Through programs at the Mountainside campus, Dr. Mazzola donates her time and focuses her effo...

Read More

Focus on Pediatrics

June 6, 2015

Please take a look at the June 2015 edition of Focus on Pediatrics by clicking here...

Read More

AANS Neurosurgeon

March 5, 2015

http://www.aansneurosurgeon.org/ “We are told we live in the era of evidence-based medicine, but we know we don’t collect the best evidence. We are instructed to use published guidelines for processes of care as benchmarks ...

Read More

NJ Top Docs

January 29, 2015

A special congratulations goes out to our physicians, who were awarded with the prestigious NJ Top Doctor award for 2015. Drs. Catherine Mazzola, Alexander Post, Garrett Zoeller, Thomas Sernas and Tatiana Huk were all recipients...

Read More

A Game Plan to Prevent TV/Furniture Tip-Over Deaths and Injuries

January 29, 2015

It is officially Super Bowl season and for many that also translates to TV buying season. According to the Consumer Electronics Association, more Americans will buy a new TV during the week leading up to Super Bowl Sunday than at ...

Read More

NJ Family Magazine’s Favorite Kids’ Docs

December 15, 2014

Click Here to see what NJ moms and dads said about our doctors at New Jersey Pediatric Neuroscience Institute....

Read More

Temporal Lobe Surgery for Epilepsy Can Improve Memory in Children

November 18, 2014

The brains of children who undergo temporal lobe surgery for epilepsy seem to adapt and improve memory function. Click here to learn more....

Read More

Do helmets help correct babies head shapes?

November 17, 2014

Do helmets help correct babies head shapes? By Catherine Mazzola, MD Since the 1992, implementation of the Back to Sleep Program by the AAP, physicians have noted that there are many infants who develop "flat heads" or plagiocep...

Read More

The Metamorphosis of the Blues

September 12, 2014

It is intriguing to me how Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs) and insurance companies, such as the monopolist “Blues” and “United” became so strong. When I discovered the history of how and why Blue Cross developed, I...

Read More

Educational Discussion of Infant Head Size and Shape

September 11, 2014

Our team of craniofacial experts will discuss the differences between plagiocephaly (positional deformity or head flattening) and the more serious cranial abnormality: craniosynostosis. This event will be heald at the NJ Craniofac...

Read More

More North Jersey youth athletes taking concussion baseline test

September 2, 2014

More North Jersey youth athletes taking concussion baseline test. As concussion awareness continues to increase, parents, coaches, schools and towns are taking advantage of every tool available, including ImPACT....

Read More

SportsCare Physical Therapy

August 15, 2014

SportsCare Physical Therapy has a New Location at 131 Madison Ave in Morristown, NJ. For more info please  Click Here or visit thier website at www.SportsCare1.com ...

Read More

Safe Sitter Babysitter Training

August 15, 2014

Safe Sitter is a medically-accurate up-to-date babbysitting course that teaches boys and girls, ages 11-13 years, life and safety skills. Click here to find out more info about this training....

Read More

Distracted Teen Drivers Often on Cellphone With Parent

August 15, 2014

Up to half of teens talking on cellphones while driving are speaking with their mother or father, according to new research. “A lot of parents aren’t really aware of how important it is to be a good role model and how dangerou...

Read More

About the Sentinel Project

August 12, 2014

 The Affordable Care Act expanded access to individual and small group health insurance that includes the promise of access to a broad range of health care services. Health plans are required to provide meaningful access to p...

Read More

New measures hope to curb student-athlete concussions

June 10, 2014

President Obama pushed for more attention to the effects of head injuries to student athletes....

Read More

Dr. Mazzola Named Medical Advisor with International Chiari Association

May 28, 2014

Dr. Mazzola Named Medical Advisor with International Chiari Association...

Read More

Morristown Medical Center Rated #1 in NJ for Patient Safety

March 31, 2014

We are pleased to announce that ConsumerReports.org, a leader in ratings and rankings which serve to educate and empower consumers to make more informed decisions, has rated Morristown Medical Center the top hospital in New Jersey...

Read More

Dr. Mazzola announces Evidence-Based Pediatric Hydrocephalus Guidelines endorsement by the AANS & CNS

March 28, 2014

Dr. Catherine Mazzola, the President & CEO of NJPNI, is very proud to announce that the Presidents of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) endorsed the Eviden...

Read More

Opening of the Goryeb Children

January 15, 2013

Dr. Catherine Mazzola and staff are very proud to announce the opening of the Goryeb Children’s Hospital Spasticity and Gait Disorder Center at Morristown. The team of pediatric movement disorder specialists provides comprehensi...

Read More

Ariana: Patient Testimonial about Debbie Straka-DeMarco, PT

October 9, 2012

My daughter, Ariana, was about 12 weeks old, when we noticed her tendency to look to one side and a flat spot that was developing on the back of her head, so we went to the pediatrician, who directed us to the , Craniofacial Tea...

Read More

Patient Testimonial about Debbie Straka-DeMarco, PT

October 8, 2012

“We can’t thank Debbie enough for the early physical therapy intervention she provided our son to mitigate the risks of plagiocephaly and correct his torticollis. It was amazing how just a few minutes a day with the exercises ...

Read More

New choices in craniosynostosis surgery: Less invasive, endoscopic craniosynostosis surgery

October 3, 2012

Catherine Mazzola, MD, FAANS I had the pleasure of meeting Dr. David Jiminez in 2002, when I was first appointed by the Congress of Neurological Surgeons to the Council of State Neurosurgical Societies. Since both David and I a...

Read More

SCHEDULE A CONSULTATION

CALL TODAY 973-326-9000

To schedule a private consultation with NJ Craniofacial Center, please call our office or request an appointment online. We look forward to your visit.

131 Madison Avenue, Third Floor, Morristown, NJ 07960

Visit NJ craniofacial center for all of your child's craniofacial needs