Your health can’t wait. Learn how we’re making our facilities safer and schedule your care now.
Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
Be safe anytime, anywhere.
To find a pediatrician or pediatric specialist, please call 412-692-7337 or search our directory.
A resource for our network of referring physicians.
For more information about research, please call our main office at 412-692-6438.
Ranked #9 Nationally by U.S. News & World Report.
Through this program, researchers will use input from people with cleft lip and/or cleft palate to develop a patient-reported outcome tool – a questionnaire that will help clinicians measure and understand what young patients with these conditions think and feel about their appearance before and after surgical treatment for their condition.
Children and young adults of both genders, ages 6 to 29 years, who are being surgically treated for their cleft lip or cleft palate, are eligible to participate.
Males and Females: Ages 6 to 29
Participants will be asked a series of questions before and after surgery related to their feelings about how they look and feel about their facial features, speech, breathing, and other facets of their appearance. The questionnaire may be administered multiple times over the course of patients’ treatment for their conditions. Additionally, researchers will collect medical history information about participants.
Visits: None beyond normal clinical care for the patient’s condition
Duration: Not applicable
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Plastic Surgery Research
Jesse Goldstein, MD
For more information about the study or enrollment, please contact:
Research Specialist Jennifer Fantuzzo, BS
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
With myCHP, you can request appointments, review test results, and more.
For questions about a hospital bill call:
To pay your bill online, please visit UPMC's online bill payment system.
Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Support the hospital by making a donation online, joining our Heroes in Healing monthly donor program, or visiting our site to learn about the other ways you can give back.