Cleft and Crainiofacial Clinic
A division of the Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (ENT)
Our ENT surgeons are recognized nationally as being leaders in facial reconstruction. We provide specialized care for patients with a cleft lip, cleft palate or defects of the head, skull and face originating from congenital deformities, as well as conditions of the head, skull or face that result from injury, disease or tumor removal.
The Cleft and Craniofacial Clinic takes a multidisciplinary team approach emphasizing comprehensive, coordinated care. Depending on a patient's individual needs, the health care team may involve experts from several specialty areas:
- Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (ENT)
- Plastic Surgery
- Speech-Language Pathology
- Women’s Health Services
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Our multidisciplinary team offers corrective surgery, and manages on-going care for cleft lip and cleft palate, from infancy through adulthood, including:
- Dental development
- Genetic counseling
- Speech and swallowing
- About laser surgery