Craniofacial Anomalies & Cleft Palate Center
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Craniofacial Anomalies & Cleft Palate Clinic

CFA PatientThe MUSC Craniofacial Anomalies Team is a multidisciplinary group dedicated to the care of patients with cleft lip and palate and other craniofacial abnormalities. The MUSC team is recognized by the American Cleft Palate Association and includes representatives from the fields of audiology, genetics, oral surgery, orthodontics, otolaryngology, pediatrics, pediatric dentistry, plastic surgery and speech and language pathology. Other disciplines, such as neurosurgery and orthopaedics, are available to patients as needed.

The MUSC Craniofacial Anomalies Team is associated with Children's Rehabilitation Services (CRS) and Charleston Clefts, a local family support group. Team members become involved with the child from the moment of birth. Team members also are available to families to offer support and respond to questions and concerns.

Location & Contact Information

For consultations or appointments, please call:
Sherry Cannon
Clinic Coordinator

Referring Physicians
Please make a copy of our referral form (PDF) and send it by fax to:

Medical University of South Carolina
Craniofacial Anomalies and Cleft Palate Center
Attn: Sherry Cannon
Fax: 843-792-3212

Or, send it by mail to:

Medical University of South Carolina
Craniofacial Anomalies and Cleft Palate Center
Attn: Sherry Cannon
173 Ashley Avenue
Charleston, SC  29425

Upcoming Event

2013 Brochure (PDF format, opens in a new window)3rd Annual MUSC Craniofacial & Cleft Anomalies Conference
April 13, 2013
MUSC James E. Clyburn Research Center
This comprehensive one-day course is intended for all professionals who care for children with cleft and craniofacial anomalies. Speakers from several disciplines will highlight critical concepts related to the care of these children.
CEs and ASHA CEUs offered.
Guest speakers: Marilyn C. Jones, MD (San Diego, CA); Sally Peterson-Falzone, PhD, CCC-SLP
(Tuscon, AZ)