CLEFT LIP AND PALATE

Your child can suffer from various facial clefts:

Partial or complete unilateral cleft lip

  • Complete bilateral cleft lip
  • Cleft lip and palate
  • cleft velum or velum and palate
This treatment is carried out in collaboration with your orthodontist.Your child is accepted from the age of 7-8 years. The operation consists of adding bone at the level of the cleft. 


After the operation, your child will be followed up.In order to bring the jaw forward (if necessary) your maxillofacial surgeon may carry out a second operation when your child is 18 years old.