Detroit, MI 48236
To get great care for your everyday life, visit St. John Hospital & Medical Center where you will receive compassionate, personalized care.
Founded in 1952, Ascension St. John Hospital is a regional-referral teaching hospital (affiliated with Wayne State University) with 772 licensed beds, a 1300-member medical staff and more than 50 medical and surgical specialties.
Ascension St. John Hospital is known for excellence in cardiology, oncology, neurosciences, minimally invasive and robotic surgery, women’s services, pediatrics, and medical education. Our certified stroke team also specializes in neuro-endovascular treatments for acute stroke care and treatments for brain aneurysms.
Ascension St. John Hospital has achieved Advanced Certification for our Comprehensive Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. With this certification, our stroke team joins an elite group focused on highly specialized stroke care for you at a time when you need it most.
Ascension St. John Hospital is a Level One Trauma Center, one of the busiest in the nation, and has both a Chest Pain Center and Heart Failure Center accreditation. We offer excellence in cancer treatment and prevention at the Van Elslander Cancer Center. Our wide array of pediatric specialists work in our large inpatient pediatric unit, PICU, and Level III NICU or Level II Special Care Nursery. We were named a Blue Distinction Center in both cardiovascular and orthopedic care by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
We’re always looking ahead. And whether that means rethinking established ways or finding new ones, we’re committed to making healthcare better for all.
Our healthcare system serves patients and families throughout southwest Michigan and northern Indiana. Offering a full range of services from primary care to advanced critical care, our goal is to provide you with the right care, at the right time, in the right place.
We’re also locally owned and governed. Our annual outreach and charitable care amounts to nearly $90 million in community benefits.
With a workforce of 8,500, we’re one of the area’s largest employers. And our physicians and staff are nationally recognized for many exceptional achievements in quality, safety and service.
You deserve the best possible care. That’s why we’re always working to achieve it.
Detroit, MI 48201-2119
Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery
The Cleft-Craniofacial program at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan provides comprehensive care for children with cleft lip and palate, craniosynostosis, head shape abnormalities, hemifacial microsomia and other facial syndromes.
The team is led by a pediatric plastic surgeon/craniofacial surgeon on staff, and includes professionals in all of the following subspecialties required to treat children with these conditions: Ear/nose/throat, speech therapy, audiology, orthodontic, oral surgery, prosthodontics, nutrition, psychology, neurosurgery, pediatric imaging and interventional radiology.
The Cleft-Craniofacial Program Children’s Hospital of Michigan treats approximately 80 new patients a year, with 800 patients seen in active follow-ups out of a total treatment population of 2,000. Primary cleft lip and palate repairs are performed on about 60 patients a year, 40 jaw surgeries and 40 patients with craniosynostosis are operated on per year.
Cleft Conditions and Treatments
The following are common conditions and treatments for cleft/craniofacial anomalies:
Cleft-related Hearing Disorders
Cleft Speech/Velopharyngeal Incompetence Management
Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital has pediatric specialist after specialist working hard to keep kids healthy. We’re here to help whether your baby, child or teenager has a simple injury or a serious illness. Our child and family-focused medical care includes inpatient care in Grand Rapids and outpatient care in clinics throughout Michigan. For 25 years and counting, our expert doctors, nurses, technicians and child life specialists have been committed to providing high-quality, safe health care that’s all kids, all the time.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0475
Evolving, transforming and driving the future of children’s medicine
Behind the doors of C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital there exist teams of people who change children’s lives in extraordinary ways.
This is where the Leaders and Best come together with advanced technologies and breakthrough treatments that change lives.
Since 1903, the University of Michigan has led the way in providing comprehensive, specialized health care for children. Our mission is to integrate clinical care, education, research and advocacy to advance the health status of children, women, and their families and communities statewide.
From leading-edge heart surgery that’s performed in the womb to complete emergency care that’s there when you need it, families from all over come to the U-M C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital for our pediatric expertise.