The Airway Program treats conditions that cause acute airway compromise, such as Pierre Robin Syndrome or mandibular hypoplasia. Treatment options include mandibular distraction and tongue-lip adhesions.  This program includes:

  • Dermatology
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Hematology
  • Otolaryngology
  • General Pediatrics
  • Neurosurgery
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Social Work


WVU Medicine Children’s Cleft Lip and Palate Program is listed as an ACPA Approved Team by the American Cleft Palate-CraniofacialAssociation (ACPA).