Cleft Lip/Palate Clinics

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    Taxonomy Code: LT-1750.1550

    Programs that provide comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services for children born with cleft lip, cleft palate and other facial anomalies. Services are generally provided by a multidisciplinary team which may include lactation specialists who offer assistance with feeding problems; speech and language pathologists who offer advice on ways to encourage normal speech development and help the child with speech and language problems that may develop; audiologists and ear, nose and throat specialists (otolaryngologists) who provide services related to hearing and ear care; plastic surgeons who perform cleft lip/palate surgery; orthodontists and pediatric dentists who provide information about future dental needs; maxillofacial prosthedontists who replace missing teeth or develop appliances to improve speech; genetic counselors who help the family understand the origins of the problem; and social workers who provide assistance with coordination of services, information about hospitalizations, and referrals for parent-to-parent support.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    CRANIOFACIAL CENTERProvides diagnosis and comprehensive care for children with facial, oral and skull abnormalities, such as cleft lip and palate, skull abnormalities cheek, jaw and soft tissue abnormalities anatomic swallowing problems. Works closely with referring physician.NassauCRANIOFACIAL CENTER COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
    DIVISION OF MEDICAL GENETICSProvides diagnosis and treatment for adults and children with inherited and sporadic genetic disorders. Special programs include: Prenatal Genetic Counseling, Lysosomal Storage Disease Program, Familial Cancer Risk Counseling, Neurofibromatosis Clinic, Huntington Disease Predictive Testing, Marfan Syndrome and Craniofacial Center.NassauDIVISION OF MEDICAL GENETICS COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH

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