When should a child be operated upon for a cleft lip or a cleft palate?

When should a child be operated upon for a cleft lip or a cleft palate?

The video talks about when should a child get operated for cleft lip or palate by Dr. Ashish Sabharwal, Vice President and Regional Director for Southeast Asia, Smile Train. The ideal age to operate a cleft lip is three months and above and the child should have age appropriate weight. For cleft palate 9 months and above age is appropriate to operate.