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 [ + ]
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 [ + ]
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 the 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 [ + ]
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 a hole in the palate and thus having regurgitation of fluids and food from the nose. On clinical examination, there was a hole in palate called [ + ]
Secondary cleft lip surgery
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.
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Anterior maxillary distraction (AMD)
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 until 50 years complaining that their [ + ]
Good tooth alignment and dental arch form is something that greatly contributes to facial beauty and function. Children born with cleft lip and palate also have clefting of that portion of the upper jaw that houses teeth of the canine region. Unless this gap is [ + ]
Primary cleft lip repair surgery
Primary cleft lip repair is done when the baby is about 3 months old. However, after primary surgery, a lot of patients develop scarring of the region due to many reasons like the inherent nature of the patient’s skin and if [ + ]