Ian Jackson Craniofacial & Cleft Palate Clinic

At the Ian Jackson Craniofacial & Cleft Palate Clinic, we don't just change a face. We change a life.

Beaumont Children's Hospital's Ian Jackson Craniofacial and Cleft Palate Clinic brings together medical specialists in one clinic location to provide integrated medical care for children born with craniofacial conditions, such as cleft lip or palate, as well as adults with facial deformities from various causes.

The clinic is one of only a few in Michigan to receive approval from the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association and Cleft Palate Foundation as a both a Cleft Palate Team and a Craniofacial Team.

Treating a Full Range of Craniofacial Disorders

  • Cleft lip and palate
  • Velopharyngeal insufficiency
  • Pierre Robin syndrome
  • Treacher Collins syndrome
  • Apert syndrome
  • Crouzon's disease
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Hemifacial microsomia
  • Acquired facial deformities
  • Skull base tumors
  • Facial paralysis

Learn more about the many craniofacial conditions treated.

Craniofacial and Cleft Palate Specialists

Assessing and treating patients with craniofacial, cleft lip and/or cleft palate conditions is a complex process that requires the coordination and participation of many medical specialists. At the Ian Jackson Craniofacial and Cleft Palate Clinic, our highly trained team of craniofacial and cleft palate specialists will:

  • evaluate an individual's condition
  • conduct necessary tests (endoscopic, acoustic, radiologic)
  • make treatment recommendations
  • coordinate all diagnostics and care
  • perform surgery, if necessary
  • provide ongoing medical care
  • maintain long-term clinical outcome records