Cleft lip palate
facial toumors –
Dr. Sunil Richardson is a maxillofacial surgeon who believes in not only giving patients the best possible medical care, but also in achieving a sensitive understanding of their aesthetic goals. Trained in prestigious medical institutions and with more than 10000 surgeries under his belt Dr. Richardson is recognized as one of the country’s top facial surgeons. He has been invited to perform surgeries, lecture and train at numerous international institutions and conferences across the globe, including Germany, USA, and Middle East.
Dr.Sunil Richardson is an eminent maxillofacial surgeon in India. He has been trained in oral and maxillofacial surgery and fields of plastic surgery which includes cleft lip and palate surgeries, facial surgeries, orthognathic surgeries, rhinoplasties, cosmetic surgeries, palatoplasties, dental implant surgeries to name a few. He is a fellow of the International association for cleft lip and palate. The entire spectrum of treatment required for patients born with cleft lip and palate is managed in Richardsons dental and craniofacial centre.It starts with treating cleft lip by Primary Cheiloplasty in infancy,cleft palate by palatoplasty and is followed as the child grows by procedures like rhinoplasty/septoplasty, alveolar bone grafting,speech surgery or secondary palate surgeries,secondary cleft lip revision surgeries,and cosmetic surgeries like orthognathic surgery or distraction surgeries. Dr.Sunil also provides best treatment for missing teeth like placing dental implants.Other aspects of facial surgery like trauma, TMJ surgeries etc all are done at this centre.
Richardson dental and craniofacial hospital is located at #71, Trivandrum Highway, Chunkankadai, Nagercoil 620003, Kanyakumari District, Tamilnadu, India, just 70 kilometres distance from Thiruvananthapuram(Trivandrum) the capital city of Kerala.
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Here below featured are some main types of treatments
Not every day would you come across a patient who desires perfection in his facial proportions. We had an eager young male who came to us with the complaint that his face looks too broad
The entire team at Richardsons Dental and Craniofacial Hospital was happy to welcome the Indonesian family that had travelled all the way from Medan for the cleft lip surgery of their son, aged 3 …
Orthognathic surgery is a procedure by which various jaw anomalies can be corrected. Problems in speaking, biting, chewing, swallowing and breathing, unwanted stress on the jaw joint
The most dreaded oral disease is oral cancer. Although it can be a fatal disease, yet if detected at the right stage it can be curable and the patient can lead a normal life. Here’s a story of a patient who..
A young female patient reported to us complaining about her looks which were not perfect according to her. On clinical examination by a team of doctors headed by Dr.Sunil Richardson it was assessed that her lower part of.
Oh, We all have ’32 PROMISES TO KEEP’..which means that our permanent teeth are irreplaceable, once lost they won’t grow back and will need an artificial replacement. What happens if we do lose them?..
Hair fall troubles everyone at some stage of their life or the other. If it persists for too long, thinning and balding of the scalp takesplace. At Richardsons Dental and Craniofacial Hospital, we provide a range of treatments to laser tharapy, prp injection theraphy…
” I’m sure that you get many of letters of gratitude, but I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart for what you did for my daughter. Prior to my appointment I felt very nervous on how to deal with this problem .However, that changed when I met you. I felt very much comfortable and supported under your care which was just , what I needed to get through that situation. You are simply wonderful and great at what you do. Besides being the most amazingly skilled and blessed surgeon, you are truly a great artist too.
And i feel really fortunate to have met such a wonderful person “
– Aswathy Chennai, Tamil Nadu
The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery department at Starcare Hospital helps patients improve function, appearance and health through the comprehensive treatment of diseases, conditions, and anomalies of the face and jaw.
A highly motivated Surgeon with over 13 years of experience provides excellence in results and outstanding patient care. Dr Sunil Richardson’s background in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery and subsequent training in facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery gives him a unique knowledge of the face.
Here you can see before and after treatment images of patients at our hospital. We publish only patient images with proper consent from the patients or from their parents though we have all patients’ documented images at our hospital.
Two realistic Oil paintings of cleft babies with their mother
and a watercolor painting of a recovered cleft baby-all archived at
Richardsons dental and cranifacial Hospital India
Modern ClinicState of the art facilities at par with the very best in the world to cater to the entire FACE.
Team WorkCompetent and experienced team that includes craniofacial surgeon, pediatrician, pediatric anesthetist, oral surgeon, orthodontist, cosmetic dentist, speech pathologist, dermatologist, speech pathologist, Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon, Hair Transplant surgeons.
Vast ExperienceVastly experienced and internationally acclaimed facial plastic and maxillofacial surgeon available.
InexpensiveOur rates are for sure one of the best "value for money" costs in the entire world!
Richardsons Protocol for Cleft Palate Repair
Age : 10 months
Types of surgeries: varies based on the severity and the type of the defect, but the concept behind the entire surgical repair is [ + ]
What is patient education?
Patient education is the activity performed by healthcare professionals or healthcare institutions in order to get their patients adequate information about their ailments, or the treatments that they would require.
Why patient education?
Every patient has the right to know about their diseases, procedure [ + ]
In India every year many children are born with multiple defects, be it facial clefts or any other physical deformity. The sheer lack of awareness keeps these patients away from proper treatment for many years. This causes them multiple defects be it their self-confidence, speech [ + ]