Charles Castiglione, MD, MBA, FACS, is a Plastic Surgeon in the Craniofacial Center at Connecticut Children’s. Dr. Castiglione’s clinical interests include cleft lip, cleft palate, and skull deformities. In his free time, Dr. Castiglione enjoys baseball and CrossFit.




Hartford Hospital

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

  • The American Board of Surgery
  • The American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • Clinical Professor of Surgery, University of Connecticut School of Medicine
  • Clinical Professor of Oralmaxillofacial Surgery, University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine
  • Fajardo, M A, Tow, D, Hughes, C, Castiglione, C. Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery. The History of Maxillofacial Surgery: An Evidence-Based Journey. Springer, 2022
  • Lin, R., Stevens, P., Winninger, M., Castiglione, C. Orthotic Management of Deformational Plagiocephaly: Consensus Clinical Standards of Care. The Cleft Palate – Craniofacial Journal 53(4) pp. 394–403 July 2016
  • Khosla, R.K., Mabry, K., Castiglione, C.L.: Clinical Outcomes of the Furlow Z-Plasty for Primary Cleft Palate Repair. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal 45(5): 501- 621, September 2008.
  • Kang, C., Bevilaqua, R.G., Ritoli, E., Mabry, K. Castiglione, C. L.: Mid-Maxillary Internal Distraction Osteogenesis: Ideal Surgery for the Mature Cleft Patient. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 121(5): 1768-1778, May 2008.
  • Castiglione, C.L.: Primary Repair of the Unilateral Cleft Lip. Atlas of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America 3(1):5, 1995.