Cleft lip and palate is one of the most common anomalies of the face that occurs since birth. Cleft of the lip can extend till the nose(complete cleft lip) or involve only the lip(incomplete cleft lip). If left unrepaired it causes difficulty in sucking and [ + ]
A patient named Babin a 11 years old male boy came with a chief complain of headache and pain on the right side of face since 3 months. Earlier they had consulted many of the consultants regarding this problem but did not got the satisfactory [ + ]
Mr.Raghu underwent ablative surgery for Oral Cancer about two years back. His habit of betel nut chewing had cost him his health and the surgery to remove the carcinoma involved removing a large portion of the right side of his cheek and gums.In order to [ + ]
A young girl came to us seeking removal of a large mole on her left cheek.Having moles on the face and the body is a very common occurrence, however it becomes a concern for the patient if it becomes too large or is located in [ + ]
Question: What is cosmetic Rhionplasty?
Answer: Surgery done on the nose for cosmetic reasons, which will change the nose’s shape and appearance without any change in the function.
Question: What is the downtime?
Answer: Surgery done on the nose for cosmetic reasons, which will change the nose’s shape and appearance [ + ]
Oculoplasty is an art and science of plastic surgery around the eye. As eye is a very delicate organ ,well protected in a bony socket. Hence, the surgery involving the eye is very technique sensitive. It involves surgeries associated with orbits, eyelids, tear ducts and [ + ]
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 face was not as per [ + ]
A 10 years old patient named Sreesiva came to Richardsons dental and craniofacial hospital with a chief complaint of hole in the palate and thus having regurgitation of fluids and food from nose. On clinical examination there was hole in palate called anterior fistula in [ + ]
Frequently we get patients who come with complaints of scars on the upper lip who have had surgeries elsewhere. These form the so called secondary cleft surgeries and we specialize in these types of surgeries here at Richardsons dental and craniofacial centre.
Saniya, an eight year [ + ]
Anterior maxillary distraction is a relatively new technique for correction of a sunken midfacial/upper jaw appearance. Sometimes, patients who are treated for cleft lip and/or palate report back to us after the age of 6-7 years uptil 50 years complaining that their upper jaw looks [ + ]