What is Palatoplasty
Palatoplasty is the surgical correction and reconstruction of the defective palate(cleft palate). People born with cleft palate will have an abnormal opening between mouth and nose which impairs swallowing, speech, and breathing. The ideal age for carrying out a palatoplasty is 6-12 [ + ]
Delayed eruption is late emergence of the tooth into the oral cavity. A delayed eruption in kids is one of common cause that worries most of the parents. There are many factors causing late emergence of the tooth such as any systemic disorders, craniofacial syndromes, [ + ]
It is the inflammation of the gums covering your wisdom teeth. It causes severe pain swelling and bad odor. When present with pus discharge, it is referred to as the pericoronal abscess.
Chronic pericoronitis present with no or mild symptoms.
HOW IS IT CAUSED?
The major cause [ + ]
The human body has multiple entrances and exits..the mouth for eating, the nose for breathing and so on… .but sometimes some abnormal roads and communications are formed. As a result, what should go from the mouth to stomach, goes from mouth to nose!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Chronic bad breath is something which cannot be eliminated by proper brushing and mouth washes, it is termed HALITOSIS….!!!What are the causes of that stinking breath…….??
Cavities and food lodgment in between teeth causes odor.
Gum disorders like bleeding gums(gingivitis), swollen gums(periodontitis),discharge from gums(periodontal abscess)
DRY MOUTH..saliva [ + ]
Be Careful what you wish for!!!!!!
How would you feel if you were born with something irregular? It could be anything, your face, your hands or just a tiny part of your nose. Even a small dent in this beautiful god given face of ours causes [ + ]
When seen in cartoon movies, the “Boom, Bam, Badoom ” is hilarious to watch. But in real Life, when Tom hits Jerry with a car, it usually leads to severe trauma and life-threatening injuries. Road Traffic Accidents are the leading cause of Trauma in developing [ + ]
Can new bone be created in the facial skeleton without harvesting it from any other place?
Yes of course. The technique is commonly referred to as distraction osteogenesis and can be done for the jaws… maxilla or the upper jaw and mandible or the lower jaw. [ + ]
A patient named Vivek aged 33 walked into RDCH with severely infected and swollen upper lip, pus was oozing from his lip and he was dying out of pain….immediately we took a scan which revealed some foreign particles stuck inside his lip. On taking a [ + ]
Scars have always been a pesky feature for our outer appearance. No matter what it, keeps on bothering us. With our advancing life we have solutions for these scars too…!!!
What is scar revision….???
It is the correction or removal of scars caused by any wound, [ + ]