The Cleft Lip & Palate Program at #1 ranked Boston Children's Hospital is one of the oldest and largest cleft centers in the country. In 2017 alone, we treated 476 patients with 912 clinical encounters.
2017 Surgical Volume
Compared to Other Institutions
Boston Children's Hospital
In 2016, our center began prospectively tracking our cleft outcomes to ensure we provide our patients the best care possible and take pride in our high patient satisfaction scores and low complication rates.
The Cleft Lip and Palate Center at Boston Children's Hospital has a 1.9% surgical complication rate compared to 3.3% for peer institutions!