Dedicated to improving the quality of life for the growing community of those affected by 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. We do this through partnerships that positively impact awareness, research and education.
Dr. Richard Kirschner, MD., Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Speech Scientist, Dr. Adriane Bayliss, PhD, CCC-SLP
Co-directors of the The 22q Center at Nationwide Children's Hospital
Description: Children with 22q deletion syndrome are at high risk for velopharyngeal dysfunction (VPD) and hypernasal speech. This webinar will include discussion of what causes VPD in children with 22q, how we diagnose it, and the treatment options for improving speech. We will discuss the timing and types of surgical procedures available, as well...
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