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UVM Children’s Hospital Cleft and Craniofacial Clinic Opens Today

Media Advisory


What: The UVM Children’s Hospital Cleft & Craniofacial Program officially opens Wednesday, January 23. The clinic was previously run by the state of Vermont. Cleft & Craniofacial programs are team-based clinics that focus on treating cleft lip and palate, a separation of the lip and roof of the mouth, and other conditions of the head and face.

When: Wednesday, January 23. Best time for media is between 1-2 p.m.

Where: Water Tower Circle, Colchester, VT

Contact UVM Medical Center Media Relations for directions

Notes: Dr. Thomas Willson, MD, Director of the Cleft and Craniofacial Program, will be available to discuss the program. Patients and families will be meeting with clinicians throughout the day to discuss their care plan.