East of England Cleft Lip and Palate Network

Principle contact details

Contact name:Mr Per Hall, Clinical Director
Department of Plastic Surgery
Box 46
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Addenbrookes Hospital
Cambridge Biomedical Campus
Hills Road
United Kingdom
Country:United Kingdom
Telephone:01223 596 092
Web address:Visit website

Map of location

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Other team members

Surgeon:Mr Hall (Plastics), Mr Ahmad (Plastics), Miss Treharne (Plastics), Mr David Adlam (Oral and Maxillofacial)
Speech therapist:Dr Anne Harding-Bell, Emma Ferris, Georgina Moffat, Jennie Smith, Caroline Hattee, Rachel Fullock
Orthodontist:Miss Rowena Rimes
Clinical geneticist:Dr Helen Firth
Otolaryngologist:Mr Sayeed Hashmi
Specialist nurse:Susan Burton, Lisa Luhman, Laura Minervino, Frances Franks
Psychologist:Dr Sarah O'Currie, Dr Claire Illingworth, Dr James Kiff
Other:"Victoria Parfect - Audiology Dr Lucy Preston - Paediatrics Susan Burgess - Network Co-orindator Anna Crispe - Network Manager"
Patient follow up:Consultant-led team

Support group

Support group contact name:CLAPA
Support group web address:Visit website

Record collection protocol

Are records routinely collected at specific ages?Yes
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:All
Speech and language therapy costs:All

Current research activity and data collection

Participation in inter-centre studies:Yes
Published research papers:Yes
Willing to share Powerpoint presentations:Yes

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

National cleft lip and palate / craniofacial scientific organisation

Organisation details:Craniofacial Society of Great Britain and Ireland

Total number of cases per annum

Total cases per annum:85 - 110