Florida southeast cleft palate association organization

About Us

The Florida Cleft Palate – Craniofacial Association is a charitable 501(c)(3) organization that works to ensure that one day, all children in Florida with cleft lip, cleft palate, or other craniofacial anomalies will have access to state-of-the-art care. Learn more about who we are, what we hope to achieve, and how we do it.

FCPA Membership – Renew or Join by December 1!

The Florida Cleft Palate – Craniofacial Association is dedicated to supporting healthcare providers who serve Florida patients with cleft or craniofacial anomalies. Learn how being an FCPA member can further your career and help you network with colleagues. Remember to join by December 1, 2021!

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FCPA 60th Annual Meeting

The FCPA 60th Annual Symposium will be held January 15, 2022, in Gainesville, Florida. Visit our FCPA Annual Meeting website to learn more about the agenda, speakers, registration, Category 1 CME and CEU credit, and more! Remember to register by December 31, 2021, for discounted registration fees.


Patient & Family Resources

You’ve come to the right place to learn about the valuable resources the FCPA provides for cleft patients, their families, and their caregivers, including a list of Florida-based ACPA-affiliated teams, Facebook and other social-media resources, scholarships, useful links, and more!

FCPA virtual 5K fun-run and walk October 23, 2021 Cleft Proud Running for Smiles

Cleft Proud “Running for Smiles” Virtual 5K Run / Walk

Thanks to all who participated in our 2nd Annual Cleft Proud  “Running for Smiles” Virtual 5K on Saturday, October 23, 2021. Net proceeds fund our scholarship programs and support our annual meeting. See who won our age-group awards for fastest times.

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FCPA Leadership

The Florida Cleft Palate – Craniofacial Association is led by officers President S. Alex Rottgers, MD; Vice President Aaron Wallender, DDS, MD; Secretary Brian Kellogg, MD; Treasurer Sweeti Shah, DO; and Past-President Brent Golden, DDS, MD. Its Board of Directors meets monthly.