What is Rhinoplasty ?
Rhinoplasty or nose job is a procedure done to reconstruct or repair the nose in patients who have functional or esthetic deformities.
Before after image of a corrective nose surgery of a patient at Richardsons dental and craniofacial hospital Nagercoil Tamilnadu India
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What is a maxillofacial trauma?
Any injury to the head, neck or face region such as due to accidents, burns, scars, fractures of facial bones including eye region or bruising may be classified as maxillofacial injury cases.
What are the symptoms and signs of maxillofacial trauma?
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All of us have grown up reading fairy tales. Reading about the beautiful prince and princess & their perfect facial appearances, the nose , the jawline, the chin etc. Somehow, all this became our standards of beauty. Every little girl or boy would want [ + ]
1. Before surgery | 2. During surgery | 3. After surgery
Mucous retention cysts or mucoceles are non-cancerous fluid filled or saliva filled cysts most commonly occurring in the lower lip.
How is Mucocoele treated?
its treated by excision under local anaesthesia. It’s a very simple procedure [ + ]
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Palatal fistula repair
Patients with cleft lip & palate deformities even after being treated for lip & palate repair have a lot of other problems that need surgical attention. Palatal fistula post palate repair is one of the most common issues seen in patients. It usually [ + ]
Advantages of Dental Implants
There has been a great evolution in the process of replacement of missing teeth in dentistry. From removable dentures to fixed dentures to dental implants it has only been an upward graph. The major advantage of implants over a fixed denture is [ + ]
1. Radiograph | 2. Surgical exposure of fracture | 3.4 Reduction and plating
What caused this grotesque injury?
This young man sustained multiple facial injuries and fractures due to a Road Traffic Accident. Even though it’s mandatory to wear helmets in this part of India, a [ + ]
Facial Scar Removal Surgery
“Yes. That ain’t no ordinary cut on your forehead, Harry. A mark like that only comes from being touched by a curse, and an evil curse at that”.
Facial-scar-removal-surgery before after image
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1. Before bone grafting | 2. Surgical exposure of cleft alveolus | 3. Secondary alveolar bone graft done | 4. Closure done.
What is Cleft Alveolus?
Almost 90 percent of the individuals with cleft lip have an associated Cleft Clveolus too. this defect is not that [ + ]