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Cleft Lip and Palate in Children

About Your Child's Care and Condition

A cleft lip or palate impacts your little one's smile and functional priorities, too. The good news is world-recognized corrective techniques were pioneered by our plastic surgeons. Here, your child’s plan is one-of-a-kind. Because of this meticulous "only you" philosophy and our advanced skills, your child can enjoy greater success now, with fewer follow-up procedures later. We can restore your child's beautiful smile and speech for a confident future.

When the roof of the mouth (palate) and lip don’t fully develop in the womb, a gap may remain. This is called a cleft lip and/or palate. It affects every function of the face except sight. Eating, hearing, talking, smelling and tasting are all compromised when this condition isn’t treated well. Our unique approach makes it possible to have complete repair.