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Children’s Cleft Palate and Cranio-Facial services – Oxfordshire

The Spires Speech and Language Therapy Service is a regional service providing specialist information, assessment and therapy for children and young people with cleft lip and palate and/or velopharyngeal dysfunction, from birth into adulthood.

This is delivered within the context of the multi-disciplinary Cleft Team and in partnership with families, settings and local Speech and Language Therapy services across the region.

The Oxford Craniofacial Unit is one of four designated supra-regional services for the provision of craniofacial surgery in the UK.

The Unit’s Speech and Language Therapy Service provides specialist information, assessment and advice for children and young people with craniofacial conditions, from birth into adulthood.

Both services are available 52 weeks a year, Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 4.30pm.


Address: Cleft and Craniofacial Speech and Language Therapy Team, The Spires Cleft Offices, Level 2, Children’s Hospital, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headley Way, Oxford OX3 9DU

Phone: 01865 234842 / 01865 231519

Children & Young People services

Last updated: 7 March, 2018

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