Anterior maxillary distraction
We see many different cases every day in our setup. Right from mole excisions to earlobe repairs and cleft surgeries to oncology patients. A wide number of patients reporting come from the cleft-related deformities group. Cleft patients have a variety of issues even [ + ]
Remember Shrek? The green ogre from the Disney series? Let’s take a closer look at him Shrek shall we? He is a green monster with a huge fat nose and a rather protruding chin and unshapely face. Many people including me find Shrek rather adorable. [ + ]
Orthognathic surgery or Jaw surgery
Facial beauty is all about facial balance and facial dimensions. Today, we can move the jaws in any direction & dimensions we want. Modern-day orthognathic surgery helps the patients achieve the facial profile they have always desired to have.
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WHAT IS ORTHOGNATHIC SURGERY?
ORTHO – STRAIGHT, GNATHIC – JAW(S). Orthognathic surgery is referred to any surgery done to the upper or lower jaw or both to change their position in such a way so as to make them more functionally and aesthetically pleasing.
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Genioplasty for Sleep disorder
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is the most common type of sleep apnea and is caused by complete or partial obstructions of the upper airway. It is characterized by repetitive episodes of shallow or paused breathing during sleep, despite the effort to breathe, and is usually associated with a reduction in blood oxygen [ + ]
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 (TMJ) and facial muscles can be caused by Disproportionate jaws.
corrective jaw surgery underwent at Richardsons dental and craniofacial [ + ]
What are the fractures involving the Temporomandibular joint?
Fractures involving the mandibular condyle are the most difficult to treat because the condyle is most close to temporomandibular joint (TMJ).
How is the temporomandibular joint different from other joints?
TMJ is one of the most complex joints in the [ + ]
Orthognathic surgery is a facial plastic and maxillofacial surgical procedure done to correct the various discrepancies that occur in the alignment of jaws. Normally the upper and lower jaws are arranged such that the upper jaw is forwardly placed than the lower jaw. But in [ + ]
The temporomandibular joints are the two joints that connect the lower jaw (mandible) to the temporal bone of the cranium. Part of the mandible that forms the temporomandibular joint is known as mandibular condyle. Injury to the para symphysis or symphysis region of the mandible [ + ]
The term orthognathic comes from the Greek words “orthos” meaning straighten and “gnathic” meaning of or related to the jaw. Hence the term orthognathic, meaning “straighten the jaw.” Orthognathic surgery is performed to correct a wide range of minor and major skeletal and dental irregularities, including the misalignment [ + ]