Who manage a cleft child?


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A team of specialists and professionals are involved in caring, treating and managing a cleft child

The team consists of:

  • surgeons (plastic/oral/maxilofacial/carniofacial)
  • paediatricains
  • dental experts (paediatric dentist,prothodontist,orthodontist)
  • speech therapist
  • ENT, Audiologist
  • psychologist/counsellor
  • geneticist
  • social worker /community nurse
  • parent support group e.g. CLAPAM