A cleft palate is a split or opening in the roof of the mouth. A cleft palate can involve the hard palate (the bony front portion of the roof of the mouth), and/or the soft palate (the soft back portion of the roof of the mouth).
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The term orthognathic comes from the Greek words “orthos” meaning straighten and “gnathic” meaning of or related to the jaw. Hence the term orthognathic, meaning “straighten the jaw.” Orthognathic surgery is performed to correct a wide range of minor and major skeletal and dental irregularities, including the misalignment [ + ]
We at Richardsons dental and craniofacial hospital strongly believe in providing our patients with the most up to date treatment available. We not only update our scientific knowledge to ensure that, but also contribute to the scientific knowledge by conducting studies and researches. We are [ + ]
Reading newspaper creates a widened outlook among students. It is an essential feature of modern life. The rule of TV media could not stop people from reading Newspapers for many reasons. A newspaper has dedicated investigative journalists, and the result is more in-depth reporting and more [ + ]
Contrary to popular belief, nose surgeries are extremely safe and minimally invasive procedures that can drastically improve the shape of your nose and hence change your overall facial appearance.
At Richardson’s dental and craniofacial hospital, we regularly follow up all patients who have undergone rhinoplasty or [ + ]
The preparation before the OT
Patient is kept NPO (No per oral) for six hours
Blood investigations are done
ECG,Chest Xray done in select patients
Skin preparation done if required. eg. for taking skin graft, rib graft etc
Informed consent taken for the surgery, for anaesthesia, photographs etc.100
Psychological support given [ + ]
When to start Cheiloplasty or cleft lip repair?
Cheiloplasty or cleft lip repair is done at our Richardsons dental and craniofacial Hospital when the baby attains 5kgs weight which is usually around 3 months of age. It is at this time that the baby is amenable [ + ]
Hairfall troubles everyone at some stage of their life or the other. If it persists for too long, thinning and balding of the scalp takes place.
At Richardsons Dental and Craniofacial Hospital, we provide a range of treatments to combat hair-fall starting from cyclical medicinal treatment [ + ]
Secondary cleft lip revision surgery
Very often at Richardsons dental and craniofacial Hospital, we get patients whose cleft lip surgery was done elsewhere and who are dissatisfied with the way their cleft lip scar looks once they grow older. This usually happens when their primary cleft [ + ]
Remo, a 25-year-old young boy was very conscious of the shape of his nose. He found it deviated, broad and bulky on the top. He had to leave for Canada for a work assignment and wanted a fast solution to this problem.
He came to the [ + ]