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 [ + ]
Richardsons Protocol for Cleft Palate Repair
Cleft palate surgery: 1 Before surgery | 2. During surgery | 3. After Surgery
Age : 10 months
Types of surgeries: varies based on the severity and the type of the defect, but the concept behind the entire surgical repair [ + ]
What is patient education?
Patient education is the activity performed by healthcare professionals or healthcare institutions in order to get their patients adequate information about their ailments, or the treatments that they would require.
Why patient education?
Every patient has the right to know about their diseases, procedure [ + ]
Facial aesthetic surgery with Lip revision for Cleft Patients
In India every year many children are born with multiple defects, be it facial clefts or any other physical deformity. The sheer lack of awareness keeps these patients away from proper treatment for many years. This causes [ + ]
Anterior maxillary distraction
We see many different cases every day in our setup. Right from mole excisions to earlobe repairs and cleft surgeries to oncology patients. A wide number of patients reporting come from the cleft-related deformities group. Cleft patients have a variety of issues even [ + ]
Eyelid-before-surgery for a patient at Richardsons dental and craniofacial Hospital India
Eyelid-after-surgery of a patient at Richardsons dental and craniofacial hospital India
Nothing adds to the mystery of a character more than an eye patch. So many Hollywood movies show the villain [ + ]
Remember Shrek? The green ogre from the Disney series? Let’s take a closer look at him Shrek shall we? He is a green monster with a huge fat nose and a rather protruding chin and unshapely face. Many people including me find Shrek rather adorable. [ + ]
Cleft lip surgery
1-2-3 tingggg, Remember this epic scene from Kal ho na ho where Aman is teaching Naina how to smile?. He tells her that it is very important to live your life happily and to do that it’s important to keep smiling all the [ + ]
Dr Sunil Richardson and Malayalamanorama
Dr Sunil Richardson was recently invited as a chief guest to the Sai international school, Trivandrum. The school caters to around 1000 children and is one of the top schools of Trivandrum.
School students in an event organised by Malayala [ + ]
Cleft lip palate repair surgery
A couple recently reported to our centre to seek treatment for their little son. The child must be around 2 years of age and was a case of cleft lip & palate. We were shocked and surprised as to why the [ + ]