Craniofacial Center

The UNC Adams School of Dentistry Craniofacial Center (CFC) is an interdisciplinary team of professionals dedicated to the care of patients with cleft lip, cleft palate and other craniofacial anomalies, and their families.

Experience has shown that these complex issues can best be managed by an interdisciplinary team of specialists who work together to create and update the patient’s health care plan.

This team may include specialists in adult general dentistry, audiology, genetics, neurosurgery, otolaryngology, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthodontics, ophthalmology, pediatrics, pediatric dentistry, plastic surgery, prosthodontics, psychology, social work, speech-language pathology, speech pressure-flow assessments and more.

Individualized financial arrangements are available, and this program accepts payment from major medical, health and dental insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, Children’s Special Health Services and Vocational Rehabilitation.

Specialties Include

  • Dentistry
  • Audiology
  • Otolaryngology
  • Orthodontics
  • Ophthalmology
  • Surgery
  • Social work
  • Speech-language pathology

Meet Our Specialists

Renie Daniel

Renie Daniel

Education

  • BS, MS, Biology, George Washington University
  • DMD, Temple University School of Dentistry
  • MD, New York Medical College
  • Member, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
  • Member, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Certified, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Amelia Drake

Amelia Drake

Education

  • MD, UNC School of Medicine, 1981
  • Residency, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, 1981-1983
  • Residency, Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, 1983-87
  • Fellowship, Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1987-1988
Lynn Fox

Lynn Fox

Education

  • MA, American History, University of Virginia
  • MEd, Speech Language Pathology, University of Virginia
  • CCC-SLP
Lauren Leeper (Kilpatrick)

Lauren Leeper (Kilpatrick)

Education

  • MD, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, 2007
  • Residency, Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, Medial University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, 2007-2012
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR, 2012-2014
Margot Stein

Margot Stein

Education

  • PhD, Pediatric Psychology, Duke University
Jeyhan Wood

Jeyhan Wood

Education

  • MD, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  • Plastic Surgery Residency, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Craniofacial, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Shawn Woods

Shawn Woods

Education

  • BSN, Nursing, University of Cincinnati
  • MSN, Nursing, University of Cincinnati
  • BA, Biology, Hampton University
David Zajac

David Zajac

Education

  • PhD, Physics, Princeton University