Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2023/07/Hunter-Cleft-Lip-and-Palate
Hunter's craniofacial team was with him through every step.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2021/02/Lismars-story
comprehensive care for cleft lip and palate patients at the Cleft and Cranial Facial Center at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Boston
When a baby is born with a cleft lip, Shriners Children's team approach provides leading cleft lip surgery and addresses the entire range of concerns for parents related to cleft lip and alveolar cleft.
A cleft palate occurs when tissues that form the roof of the mouth don’t join together before birth. Shriners Children’s team care repairs and restores each child physically and psychologically.
Dr. Lee Alkureishi discusses orthognathic jaw surgery and plastic surgery for birthmarks and scars to help children live full lives.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2021/10/Grace
Navigating a cleft palate diagnosis can be challenging, but Shriners Children's Boston was here for Grace and her family.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2022/04/Mia
Feeding difficulties lead to cleft palate diagnosis.
Podcast with Dr. Corcoran on plastic surgery in children, cleft lip & palate, and what to expect during treatment.
The following handout presentation was created by the speech language pathologists of Shriners Hospitals for Children — Chicago's cleft/craniofacial team to explain how the speech and language skills of a child may be addressed in the home.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2023/02/Peytons-Story
When Peyton was born with a cleft lip and cleft palate, his parents were unaware of his condition and shocked to learn about it.