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1 week with a Palatal Expander AND broken!

1 week with a Palatal Expander AND broken!

Yup, you read that right, the palatal expander lasted for one whole week!  We even went on vacation with our water pik in tow and wouldn’t you just have guessed that the night before our follow up appointment with the ortho, my 8 y.o. walks into my room and says, “mom, something’s not right with my expander.”  I get up to look and can clearly see one side of the expander just hanging down and not at all attached!  I’m…

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Cleft Palate Team

Cleft Palate Team

The Cleft Palate Team you choose will become an extension of your family.  You must feel comfortable with your extended family, be able to communicate effectively regarding the care and treatment of your child, express your desires with regards to your child’s healthcare and know that your child is in the hands of people who truly care. There are several different members that will make up your Cleft Palate Team. Plastic surgeon Pediatrician Speech pathologist Audiologist (hearing specialist) Nurse Social…

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