Cleft, Craniofacial and Plastic Surgery
Cook Children's Cleft, Craniofacial and Plastic Surgery team specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery for children with face, head and neck conditions.
When you choose Cook Children's, you get more than a kid-friendly specialty, you get a kid-only specialty. Plus, you'll have access to an entire network of care designed to support you, your child and your family throughout your child's care.
Cook Children's Cleft Lip and Palate team is proud to be recognized by the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA). This recognition signifies our commitment to meeting and exceeding the highest standards of care for children with cleft and craniofacial conditions. At Cook Children's, we are dedicated to providing exceptional and compassionate care to make a positive impact on our patients' lives.
Care for the whole child
Craniofacial conditions can sometimes have other related issues. In these cases, the Craniofacial and Cleft Surgery program enlists the talents of:
- Primary care physicians
- Pediatric and neonatal intensive care
- Oral surgery
- Speech pathology
- Other services as needed
The program works together with other specialties to care for the unique issues of each patient.
Beyond our specialties
But our network goes well beyond our specialties. Cook Children's offers a wide array of support and resources for patients and families, including Child Life, Social Services, Language and Interpreter Services, Family Health librarians, to name a few. All so you can focus on the one thing that matters most, your child.
We're Here to Help.
If your child has been diagnosed, you probably have lots of questions. We can help. If you would like to schedule an appointment, refer a patient or speak to our staff, please call our offices at 682-885-7770.