Core Team

The UCSF Craniofacial Center team provides comprehensive and fully coordinated cleft and craniofacial care. Our team of dedicated specialists operates according to American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA) standards emphasizing ongoing multidisciplinary team care for all cleft and craniofacial patients. The core UCSF Craniofacial Center team sees patients weekly as a group and determines ongoing care. 

Hazel Perry,
Genetic counselor
Karina Marini-Lieben,
Social worker
Margaret Langham,
Pediatric nurse practitioner
Susanna Upton,
Speech language pathologist
Dr. Brian Bast,
Oral and maxillofacial surgeon
Dr. Snehlata Oberoi,
Director of the Craniofacial Orthodontic Program
Dr. Ophir Klein,
Pediatric medical geneticist
Dr. Anne Slavotinek,
Pediatric medical geneticist
Dr. Jason Pomerantz,
Plastic and reconstructive surgeon
Dr. William Hoffman,
Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery