Usually, most cleft palate patients treated adequately at their primary stage will have satisfactory speech. However, for those of them who don’t, a secondary palatoplasty will have to be done and that brings their speech almost like a normal individual.
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Facial Trauma Cases
One of the most indispensable skill set of a maxillofacial surgeon is required for facial trauma cases. Simply put, trauma is a physical injury which can be due to various reasons, most commonly road traffic accidents, physical assaults, sports [ + ]
Cleft lip palate patients and flat face
Very frequently cleft lip and palate patients come to us with a complaint of a flat face, more particularly flat cheeks. This is because in cleft lip and palate patients the growth of the midface fails to [ + ]
Anterior maxillary distraction
Anterior maxillary distraction is always the goal of the doctor to provide the treatment which has the least negative effects on the patient and maximum benefit and is minimally morbid. Our patient was a 25yr old female who was [ + ]
Localized gingival overgrowth
Gingiva commonly known as the gums can become swollen either all throughout the upper and lower arches or in only a particular region. When it’s a generalized swelling it’s called gingivitis and when it’s limited to a specific region it’s called an epulis.
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