Well he doesn't!!! There is no doubt in this doctor's mind that it was a perfect storm of a poor circumstances: a poor ct-scan,plagiocephaly from being a premie, torticollis from being a premie, and this odd issue with his palette.
So where does that leave us? NO SURGERY!!! Healthy!!! NO SURGERY!!!!!! WOOT WOOT!!!!!!!
Yup, we still have speech therapy and monitoring from the cleft team but otherwise it's pretty much just...
And the best part they gave him a little toy for the loooong ride home!
It's a good luck bear which I think was totally appropriate because I feel like the luckiest mom in the world!