Cleft Reconstruction

The reconstruction of a child born with a cleft lip and palate involves more than just surgery.  It requires a multidisciplinary, comprehensive and experienced team to appropriately care for such children.  The child and the family become an integral member of the team from birth through childhood and adolescence to adulthood.    At our center, all children with facial birth defects have access to:

 

  • Pediatric Plastic & Craniofacial Surgeon

  • Otolaryngologist (Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon)

  • Audiologist

  • Speech & Language Pathologist

  • Psychologist

  • Pediatric Dentist

  • Orthodontist

  • Prosthodontist

  • Anaplastologist

  • Geneticist

  • Social Worker/Care Coordinator

  • Pediatric Nurse