Clinical Centre, Banja Luka

Principle contact details

Contact name:Nenad Tanaskovic, Maxillofacial surgeon
Address:Clinic of Maxillofacial surgery, 12 beba, 78000 Banja Luka
Country:Bosnia and Herzegovina
Web address:Visit website

Other team members

Surgeon:Tanaskovic Nenad
Speech therapist:Radulovic Danijela
Orthodontist:Radojkovic Aleksandra
Clinical geneticist:Maric Nina
Otolaryngologist:Vranjes Dalibor
Specialist nurse:Koljancic Dragana
Other:Solomon Ljiljana - Neonatologist:
Patient follow up:Tanaskovic Nenad

Primary surgical protocol

Timing of first repair and type of operation.

Complete UCLP:Lip operation till 6m/Millard, for unilateral, for bilateral Black,
Complete BCLP:Wardill-Kilner et 10 months for palatal clefts

Record collection protocol

Does this conform to WHO timing recommendations
(birth, 5, 10, 15 and 20 years)?

State coverage of costs

Are the costs of the following treatments covered by the state (free to the patient)?

Surgery costs:All
Orthodontic costs:Part
Speech and language therapy costs:All

Clinical research

Clinical team members who are or would like to be involved in clinical research:

Member details:Tanaskovic Nenad - Surgery
Maric Nina - Clinical Geneticist
Solomon Ljiljana - Pediatrition - Neonatologist

Potential clinical research activities

Clinical research activities interested in being involved in:

Randomised clinical trials:Yes
Inter-centre comparison of outcome:Yes
Prospective study:Yes
DNA collection:Yes

Potential laboratory based research activities

Laboratory based research activities interested in being involved in:

Laboratory genetics/genomics research:Yes

National cleft lip and palate / craniofacial scientific organisation

Organisation details:No