What were the patient’s complaints?
This patient had pain and swelling on the posterior aspect of the lower jaw for a week now. He had earlier episodes of pain and difficulty in opening the mouth as well. Discomfort has been on and off for several years [ + ]
Dr. Sunil Richardsons visit to the Craniofacial Center at Nikhlaus Childrens Hospital Miami
Dr. Sunil Richardson visited the world famous craniofacial center at Miami in the month of August 2018 and spent time with the entire team discussing the approaches and treatment planning there. Along [ + ]
Who needs a nose job?
From anyone who has a bent nose to a blocked nose to anyone who has a small or an asymmetric nose. In today’s world of beauty and facial esthetics, literally, all noses can be improved upon. It’s, in fact, the most [ + ]
A pierre-robin-sequence syndrome affected baby – Before, during and after distraction images.
1 in every 8000 to 1 in every 30000 live births are estimated to have Pierre Robin syndrome. It affects babies all over the world. So…
What is Pierre Robin Sequence syndrome all about?
This syndrome [ + ]
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?
The patient [ + ]
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 [ + ]
The Incredibles has been one of my most favorite super hero movies. It is the story of how a s super hero family is forced to live a normal & ordinary life & how the need to save the world makes them go back [ + ]
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 [ + ]
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 [ + ]