Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Program

The Rutgers Health Cleft Palate-Craniofacial program provides comprehensive evaluations of inherited facial irregularities, including:

  • Cleft lip
  • Cleft palate
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Crouzon syndrome
  • Microtia
  • Pierre-Robin syndrome
  • Retrognathia
  • Treacher Collins syndrome

The plastic surgeons and neurosurgeons in our program use the latest surgical techniques to treat birth deformities. Our professionals also coordinate support services for the children we treat. For adult patients, we treat residual facial or skull deformities following cancer surgery or post-traumatic injury.

We provide many treatments and services, including:

  • Complex craniofacial surgery
  • Microsurgical tissue transfer
  • Orthognathic surgery
  • Soft tissue flaps and grafts

Whether you visit us as an adult patient, or are bringing your child in for evaluation and treatment, the professionals of the Rutgers Health Cleft Palate-Craniofacial program provide expert, compassionate care. Our physicians are on the faculty of Robert Wood Johnson University Medical School, a part of Rutgers University, one of the top research institutions in America. Our professionals are active in research and in teaching all aspects of facial irregularities. Each brings life-changing knowledge from the classroom to the exam room.

If you or a loved one seeks treatment for cleft lip or other craniofacial condition, make an appointment with Rutgers Health Cleft Palate-Craniofacial program.