International gold standard treatment of Craniofacial and Cleft lip and palate conditions require a team of professionals who are specialized and dedicated in providing comprehensive interdisciplinary team care. These specialists include Cleft-Craniofacial Orthodontist, Plastic surgeon, ENT, Pediatricians, Oral maxillofacial surgeon, Geneticist, Speech therapist, Psychologist and allied health.
Timely and comprehensive professional care is vital and it ensures each child is receiving appropriate treatment during crucial time period. The team care of each child begins shortly after birth and the treatment are usually divided into several stages, depending on the children condition and growth. Among many other techniques, Naso-alveolar molding is one of the innovative treatment methods available for infants from birth up to 5 months old. The objective of this technique (when combined with the surgery that compliments this technique) is to re-establish the norm early in life and potentially reduce the number of surgeries in the future.
Other Cleft-Craniofacial treatments includes nursing and feeding, infant orthopedics, alveolar bone grafting, Dentofacial orthopedics, Orthodontics, Orthognathic (jaw) surgeries, speech corrective treatment and surgeries and many others.