A 20yr old young man had come to Richardson’s dental and craniofacial hospital finding a solution for his jaw deformities. Sathya (name changed) had undergone cleft lip and palate surgeries at a very young age, which were corrected. However, the condition and the surgeries left [ + ]
Importance of the chin
The secret to facial beauty is the balanced proportion of all facial features. The appearance of any face is a composite of all of the anatomic elements—teeth, bone, and soft tissues—and their relationship to one another. The chin is a prominent [ + ]
FACE IS THE INDEX OF THE MIND.
Is there a perfect
face? The face with the perfect angles, contours, shape and proportions…. The quest for beauty has enchanted mankind
UNDERSTAND THE FACE LIKE NO ONE ELSE
The most pleasing faces always don’t have the best proportions [ + ]
Jaw diseases (cysts and tumors) constitute a wide spectrum of conditions which cause swelling, pain, weakening, resorption of the jaw, loss of teeth, etc. These can occur due to various reasons such as genetics or associated with an impacted tooth. Depending on the size and [ + ]
Everyone likes a
makeover to feel confident and beautiful. What if it comes in a permanent way
without scars and complications? Achieving features like a strong chin, a
slender nose, high cheek bones are now not just dreams but a reality through
Face and jaws
are not a [ + ]
What is a class III bite…???
Class III malocclusion is referred to forwardly protruding lower jaw causing it to overlap the upper jaw. Dental classIII bite is the overlapping of the dentition alone while when the lower jaw itself is protruding than the upper jaw it [ + ]
Hello sir, it’s about a year since I undergone surgery, but every day when I look at the mirror, I really really like the profile which you had given, not a single day passes without thinking of how thankful I’m to you !!! I [ + ]
Deformities of jaw-like forwardly placed jaw or backwardly placed jaw are a common concern among the young population. Actually, this issue can be prevented from childhood but once you are grown up the only option left with you will be a surgical correction.
Before-after-jaw-surgery [ + ]
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. [ + ]
What is DISTRACTION OSTEOGENESIS?
It is a method of generating new bone followed by a procedure of cutting and slowly separating bone and allowing the bone healing process to fill in the gap. There is device used in this procedure for separating the bone, [ + ]