Pediatric Cleft and Craniofacial Anomalies Center

Melisande J. McCheyne, P.N.P.

Melisande "Mel" McCheyne, P.N.P.Mel is the team coordinator for our Cleft and Craniofacial Anomalies Center and is a vital contact for children and their families. Her years of nursing experience in the pediatric intensive care unit and pediatric surgical suite, as well as her additional training as a pediatric nurse practitioner, afford her a unique insight into the care of children and their families. Families can contact Mel anytime with their questions, concerns, or worries. She is always there for our kids.

Mel received her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio and her Master’s of Science in Nursing at the University of Rochester. She is an active member of the American Cleft Palate Association.

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