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What to do about cleft lip and palate, with guest Arthur Bigsby, DDS, on Upstate Medical University's The Informed Patient podcast

Team of specialists can start corrective work soon after birth

Cleft lip and cleft palate are birth defects that happen when a baby’s lip or palate (roof of the mouth) did not form properly. Explaining this condition and how it can be treated is Arthur Bigsby, DDS. He is a maxillofacial prosthodontist -- a specialist in correcting problems of the mouth and face -- and a member of the Upstate Dental Clinic faculty.