Cleft lip and palate

Toy doctor in GOSH playroom
Toy doctor in GOSH playroom

Overview

The cleft lip and palate service is the largest in the UK and the team provides treatment to an average of 150-170 new babies a year. 

The multidisciplinary team treats children from birth to 21 years as part of a complete package of care. We also see children with complex and multiple disorders associated with cleft lip and palate, and children with speech disorders due to other palatal dysfunction.

We run a special clinic for velocardiofacial syndrome (also known as 22q11 deletion and Di George syndrome).
 

Conditions we treat

  • Unilateral cleft lip and palate
  • Bilateral cleft lip and palate
  • Isolated cleft lip
  • Isolated cleft palate
  • Submucous cleft palate
  • Velopharangeal incompetence
  • Velocardiofacial syndrome (22q11 deletion, Di George syndrome)
     

Refer your child for treatment

Use the form below to refer your child for treatment. A member of our team will be in touch within 2 working days.

Your Details
Relationship to Patient:
Preferred Language:
Patient Details
What is the purpose of your referral?
This is the end of the basic form. Please note, in order to progress with a referral we require a medical report for the patient, therefore if you have this information available now, please click the 'provide more info' button. Alternatively press submit and one of our team will be in touch.
Doctor Details
Any other Doctors involved in Patients care
Funding Details
Who is paying for your treatment?
Medical Records

Mandatory fields

Browse A-Z