Pakistan Cleft Lip & Plate Association (PCLAPA) is supportive organization for international standard treatment of cleft lip and palate patients in Pakistan. Over the decades, we have achieved the world class stranded by arranging all the treatment requirements of cleft patients under one roof. We have organized trainings sessions for Pakistani cleft surgeons by internationally renowned Cleft Surgeons from U.K and U.S.A. Paramedical staff training for cleft babies is regularly organized in Pakistan by cleft team. Ms.Rozee slater specialist in cleft speech therapy from Ireland visit Pakistan to train speech therapists on PCLAPA platform. We also organize seminars for awareness of this issue and organize events to increase the interaction of these patients with the society and to reduce their depression and isolation.
Cleft lip and cleft palate are correctable birth defects. Parents need guidance just after the birth about feeding and caring of the babies. Surgical treatment of cleft lip begins at the age of 3 months and cleft palate at the age of 1 year.
We are multidisciplinary team providing cleft lip & palate treatment trainings in Pakistan.