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.

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

On Saturday, October 23, 2021, join the FCPA’s 2nd Annual Cleft Proud  “Running for Smiles” Virtual 5K Run / Walk. Net proceeds fund our scholarship programs and support our annual meeting. You’re invited to help our cause by sharing, promoting, and participating in this fun, virtual event.

FCPA Membership

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!


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!

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FCPA 60th Annual Meeting

The FCPA 60th Annual Symposium will be held January 15, 2022, in Gainesville, Florida. The one-day conference offers Category 1 CME and CEU credit for all participants. Check back soon to learn more about the agenda, speakers, registration, CE credit, and more!

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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.