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Cleft & Craniofacial Surgery
Treating craniofacial disorders requires experts from multiple medical and surgical specialties. Children who come to us with a cleft lip, cleft palate, or craniofacial disorder often have complex needs. Doctors at BLKH have experience of these children with special needs through a comprehensive team approach.
Every child in our care has access to a wide range of services, all right here at BLK cleft and craniofacial centre. Our team coordinates care with doctors here at BLKH and with your child's primary care doctor to offer a treatment plan for lifelong improvements in quality of life and appearance. Many children with complex craniofacial problems like skull deformities are treated here in conjunction with experts from following specialties,
- Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
- Plastic Surgery
- Speech Therapy
Our Cleft centre at BLK is fully equipped with surgical as well as post surgical care of cases of Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate and other craniofacial anomalies like Hypertelorism, Craniofacial synostosis etc. The team is lead by a plastic surgeon who is assisted by no of other specialist in the field like orthodontics speech therapist etc.
Our orthognathic services include treatment of retruded or protruded Jaw deformaties and surgery to improve midfacial structures.
Treating craniofacial disorders require experts from multiple medical, dental and surgical specialities. BLK’s Cleft and Craniofacial Centre is fully equipped with surgical as well as post-surgical care for cases of cleft lip, cleft palate and other craniofacial anomalies, such as hypertelorism, craniosynostosis, disproportionate jaws, midface deformities, etc.
Many children with complex craniofacial problems like skull deformities are treated by our team of experts to improve their facial composure. Our team also specialises in dealing with complex facial trauma and treatment of post traumatic deformities by various osteotomies and distraction osteogenesis. We provide treatment for a variety of craniofacial anomalies such as:
- Various syndromes associated with malformations of face and skull
- Hypertelorism (abnormal increased distance between eyes)
- Cleft Lip
- Cleft Palate
- Deformity of Skull
- Deformity of jaw
- Deformity of mid face like retrusion or protrusion
- Deformity of chin like small or big chin
- Asymmetry of face