Cleft and craniofacial reconstruction – Specialties
The UC Davis Cleft and Craniofacial Reconstruction program applies the most advanced techniques available to treat children with cleft lip, cleft palate and craniofacial anomalies.
The doctors and specialists at the Cleft and Craniofacial Reconstruction program combine the latest technology with sensitive, patient-centered care for children with special health needs. Our goal is to provide immediate as well as long-term medical care that improves the health and appearance of our patients, while helping families with emotional support and education.
Members of the cleft and craniofacial team are recognized experts in their fields. In addition, all team members are responsive to each patient's special physical and emotional needs. The following specialties make up the cleft and craniofacial team:
- Clinical nursing
- Facial plastic surgery
- Otolaryngology – head and neck surgery
- Oral and maxillofacial surgery
- Social work
- Speech pathology