Our Vision

To create a world where all barriers associated with cleft and craniofacial conditions are eliminated and children can achieve their full potential.

Our Mission

To provide an equal opportunity and comprehensive services to all cleft and craniofacial patients, despite background, culture or ability.

To advance cutting-edge research so that the best techniques and treatment can be created and validated.

To educate healthcare providers so that equivalent cleft and craniofacial services can be provided world-wide.

To promote awareness in order to eliminate stigma and empower people with a cleft and craniofacial background.

Our Background

Smile Together was created by one loving family and one eager team to expand the reach and influence of the Cleft & Craniofacial Center at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.