Cleft Palate Operation/Speech Improvement Inquiry

Patient

Q: Can I still have a cleft palate surgery even if I'm already 19 years old? If not is there any method to correct or at least improve my speech quality h like dental prosthesis or palatal obturator?If I can still be operated is there a guarantee that it can improve or fix my voice? I have a cleft lip and clip palate but my cleft lip is already operated. Only the cleft palate is left.

Doctor

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